Keg Connection New Inline Flow Control Valve Giveaway

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Techniques > Cooling the Wort
Thread Tools
Old 04-01-2012, 12:15 PM   #11
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
djt17's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Central MN
Posts: 772
Liked 47 Times on 44 Posts
Likes Given: 529


Originally Posted by Zuljin View Post
Well, I do have a wort chiller and after today I'll be using it while my pot of wort sits in ice water.

My first use of it was with cold ass well water. After that, it was winter. Today it was 80s out and our tap water tends to warm with the air temps. It took longer to cool than I'd like.
I have a cheap a$$ 1/4" 20' ic; it worked good with 3.5 gal batches, but 5 gal not so well. I use the ic to get to 90, then rack to my Better Bottle, put the air-lock on, then wait until the next morning to pitch. That reminds me; I have to go pitch some yeast.

djt17 is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cooling wort with ice? soontobepcv General Techniques 25 06-21-2013 02:31 PM
cooling the wort down absolutbmc General Techniques 9 08-16-2009 08:39 PM
Ice for wort cooling... noobrewer General Techniques 12 12-27-2007 06:24 PM
cooling wort ffgus General Techniques 13 10-24-2007 06:45 PM
Wort Cooling with Ice? Slappy5555 General Techniques 9 03-17-2006 11:12 PM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads