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Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 04-13-2014, 04:02 PM
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Posted By Yourrealdad
I get beer that looks like that all the time. The...

I get beer that looks like that all the time. The Krausen goes back down and then little bubble pockets are left on top of the beer. The pic is a Berliner Weiss that is about a week in the primary
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-12-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Yourrealdad
So it sounds like I am doing pretty much...

So it sounds like I am doing pretty much everything but cold crashing, and gelatin. Possibly not getting a good hot break.

Can whirlfloc and irish moss expire? I know I have had both of mine for...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:45 PM
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Posted By Yourrealdad
I have my water report and am just starting to...

I have my water report and am just starting to get into that. Kind of lost, but have looked through Palmer's book and what my water is good for. Lots of stuff to work on. Was hoping there could just...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:39 PM
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Posted By Yourrealdad
So lets say I get a good hot break and I still...

So lets say I get a good hot break and I still have chill haze, should I just go with gelatin?
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Yooper, I have gotten chill haze from tap...

Yooper,
I have gotten chill haze from tap water, RO water, charcoal filtered water.

Yeah I always stir just didn't know if I was doing something to prevent a good hotbreak.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:31 PM
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Do I just crank up the burner if I am not getting...

Do I just crank up the burner if I am not getting this type of hot break? Do I stir or not stir?
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Yourrealdad
I have not gotten to looking at mash ph. I plan...

I have not gotten to looking at mash ph. I plan on getting some strips and start to check that, because I am having issues with an off flavor and I think maybe it is a mashing/tannin extraction, but...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Hmmm, I always though the hot break was just the...

Hmmm, I always though the hot break was just the foaming up of the boil. That happens but I have also been using a drop or two of fermcap. I don't know if it looks like eggdrop. I did read about how...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Not vegan and what part of hop profile? I think I...

Not vegan and what part of hop profile? I think I have water that accentuates hop bitterness, but I don't end up with lots of aroma most of the time (IPA's).
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Yep i usually vorlauf about 1.5-2 gallons until...

Yep i usually vorlauf about 1.5-2 gallons until pretty clear. An I just batch sparge with one step for mash and one step for sparge.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Yourrealdad
I have used Irish moss but not for a long time. 1...

I have used Irish moss but not for a long time. 1 Tab of Whirlfloc for 5G
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Any adverse effects for using gelatin?

Any adverse effects for using gelatin?
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 04-11-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Help with Chill Haze Please

So I have read and read on chill haze. I would like my beers to be clear and I understand that it is aesthetics, but I still want clear beer.

Every batch of my beer has been clear until it gets...
Forum: Extract Brewing 03-19-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Boiling the ME causes it to darken and also...

Boiling the ME causes it to darken and also changes the flavor profile. ME are already "boiled" and I know that LME has been boiled and hot break has occurred.

Hop Utilization is higher because...
Forum: Extract Brewing 03-19-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Late extract addition, Hop utilization and such

I am going to make my first extract LME brew in a long time (free extract) and it is a weizen so I am trying to keep color light by doing a late addition.

I have looked at a bunch of threads, but...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-14-2014, 01:15 PM
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Posted By Yourrealdad
So I was in the same boat you were in a month...

So I was in the same boat you were in a month ago. I went with a Barley Crusher for two reasons. The first is I didn't have a lot of extra money floating around and the second is that every homebrew...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 03-01-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Predicted OG=1.065 IBU=64

Predicted OG=1.065
IBU=64
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 02-28-2014, 05:16 AM
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Posted By Yourrealdad
But aren't Chinooks typically 10-14% and Horizon...

But aren't Chinooks typically 10-14% and Horizon 11-14% AA? If that is all I am worrying about then I think I should be fine. I am more worried about the flavor and aroma profiles mixing with those...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 02-28-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 17
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Alright. If I have a glass top electric what are...

Alright. If I have a glass top electric what are the chances that the flask breaks? It seems like since their is no direct contact that it should be ok?
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 02-28-2014, 03:48 AM
Replies: 17
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Posted By Yourrealdad
So I tried boiling the flask in the pot but it is...

So I tried boiling the flask in the pot but it is not working
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 02-28-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 610
Posted By Yourrealdad
Quick reply please yeast starter not boiling

Just moved into a new house and now have an electric glass top stove and so put my flask in a soup pot with water in the pot. My flask has been sitting in the pot of boiling water for 30mins and it...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 02-27-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 142
Posted By Yourrealdad
Chinook in place of horizon?

Hello going to make an IPA and the recipe calls for 1 oz of Horizon at 60mins. My buddy grew some Chinook hops and gave me about 1.25oz. Will Chinook be a good substitute for Horizon?

From what I...
Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 02-23-2014, 07:12 PM
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Posted By Yourrealdad
Just renewed my membership to lifetime. Lets see...

Just renewed my membership to lifetime. Lets see if it pays off. No Whammies
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 01-26-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 138
Posted By Yourrealdad
Display malts good to use?

I was at a beer festival and my brother got a bunch of display malts from one of the maltsters. Just wondering if you thought those grains would be good to use. They are all uncrushed and there is a...
Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 01-26-2014, 03:57 PM
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