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Forum: Brew Science 01-25-2011, 11:14 PM
Replies: 929
Views: 262,045
Posted By kjbatt
Ajdelange, Thanks for the response. I was...

Ajdelange,

Thanks for the response. I was able to calibrate my ph meter so, thankfully, I didn't mess that up! I guess I misunderstood the add 1 and double for hoppy beers...

I brew my IPA...
Forum: Brew Science 01-25-2011, 12:09 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 6,875
Posted By kjbatt
I have recently brewed two IPA's with water...

I have recently brewed two IPA's with water adjustments being the only variable. With the first batch I added 5.2 stablizer (my standard practice) and for the second I added 3 tsp of Calcium...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 04-27-2010, 12:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,129
Posted By kjbatt
So I decided to give this a try. I made a 1000...

So I decided to give this a try. I made a 1000 ml starter (1000 ml clean water, 100 grams DME and some yeast nutrient boiled for 10 minutes, cooled and then pitched White Labs Cali Ale Yeast -...
Forum: Cider 12-07-2009, 12:25 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 127,864
Posted By kjbatt
This sounds like a great recipe. I am a little...

This sounds like a great recipe. I am a little unclear about topping off the secondary with juice. Is this to eliminate headspace or is it an important ingredient at this point? If so, is there an...
Forum: Home Brewing Photo Forum 01-10-2009, 09:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,917
Posted By kjbatt
I second the Alesmith vote! Stone makes great...

I second the Alesmith vote! Stone makes great beer. Green Flash West Coast Pale Ale is phenominal. I had the opportunity to attend a private Alesmith tasting this past summer that featured their...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 01-01-2009, 08:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 458
Posted By kjbatt
Thanks for the info. The heavy weight pot is 6mm...

Thanks for the info. The heavy weight pot is 6mm (.236 in.) so I will go with it!
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 12-31-2008, 12:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 458
Posted By kjbatt
Med. vs. Heavy weight Aluminum

I am planning to buy an aluminum pot from the restaurant supply house online. They have a medium weight 40qt for $33 and a heavy weight 40qt for $53. Can anyone tell me if the medium weight is all...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 12-29-2008, 02:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,163
Posted By kjbatt
Check out these prices at restaurant supply house...

Check out these prices at restaurant supply house for aluminum pots. I saw this link from someone else on another thread.


Cookware:Stock Pots...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 11-22-2008, 02:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,023
Posted By kjbatt
How Many Brewdays per tank of Propane?

I have read several threads about propane burners, btu's, aluminum vs. stainless, etc. I am interested in going all grain and plan to purchase a propane burner and a 10 gallon brewpot for 5 gallon...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 09-02-2008, 12:26 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 104,490
Posted By kjbatt
I am now on my third batch using TAD. I added...

I am now on my third batch using TAD. I added the better caps and still experienced some leakage in one of the bottles after five days. I decided to hook the bottle up to the TAD dispenser and...
Forum: Extract Brewing 09-01-2008, 09:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,117
Posted By kjbatt
I have used both LME and DME with success. The...

I have used both LME and DME with success. The DME was difficult to dissolve in hot water but i recently read in Palmer's book that DME dissolves better in cold water. LME is definitely better for...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-31-2008, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 808
Posted By kjbatt
I dipped the stone and tubing (just up to the...

I dipped the stone and tubing (just up to the filter) in sanitizer right before i put it in the fermenter so that must have slowed the flow. Do you put it in straight from removing the paper towel?
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-30-2008, 02:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 808
Posted By kjbatt
Does my aerator work?

I bought a Whisper aerator from MoreBeer and tried it out yesterday. Should I be able to see bubbles coming out of it in my fermenter? The instructions cautioned against excessive foaming but it...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-15-2008, 03:03 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 104,490
Posted By kjbatt
I am on my second batch using TAD. The first...

I am on my second batch using TAD. The first batch was a wheat beer that was good but had poor head retention. The bottles leaked some when i conditioned them on their side (as recommended by TAD)....
Forum: General Techniques 07-15-2008, 02:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,067
Posted By kjbatt
LOL A friend sold some golf clubs for me on...

LOL

A friend sold some golf clubs for me on ebay and he was paid through PayPal. He had me set up a PayPal account so that he could transfer the funds to me. I had never used PayPal and i wanted...
Forum: General Techniques 07-15-2008, 02:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,067
Posted By kjbatt
Awesome! I originally tried to use PayPal with...

Awesome! I originally tried to use PayPal with one site and called their customer service to find that they did not accept PayPal. I just loaded the PayPal plug in and now i am all set. The plug...
Forum: General Techniques 07-14-2008, 11:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,067
Posted By kjbatt
PayPal?

I have some loot on PayPal and am having difficulty finding a HBS that takes it. Does anyone know of a HBS that takes PayPal?
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