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  1. ChicoBrewer replied to the thread Hot break transfer.

    I don't transfer it but not because it's a crime I just don't see any reason for it. I let the break settle for twenty minutes or so...

    Jul 22, 2019 at 2:46 PM
  2. ChicoBrewer replied to the thread What are you drinking right now?.

    Yes spicy peppery and fruity. Go for it. No reason. Not to give it a try

    Jul 22, 2019 at 2:37 PM
  3. ChicoBrewer replied to the thread Better Aeration = Better Attenuation.

    I use dry yeast as often as it fits the style and when it doesn't I make starters from liquid yeast. I make starters for dry yeast too...

    Jul 21, 2019 at 11:25 PM
  4. ChicoBrewer attached a file to the thread What are you drinking right now?.

    Ruthless Rye. Spicy... [ATTACH]

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  5. ChicoBrewer replied to the thread Better Aeration = Better Attenuation.

    I use oxygen when brewing big beers like RIS but otherwise I just hold the tube up high when transferring to the fermentation vessel and...

    Jul 21, 2019 at 11:07 PM
  6. ChicoBrewer liked Mase's post in the thread Show us your boil.

    Dry Irish Stout. Hit all numbers.... woot! [ATTACH]

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  7. ChicoBrewer liked Mase's post in the thread What are you drinking right now?.

    Yummy Vanilla Porter while brewing Dry Irish stout! Yes... it’s a high carbonation for a stout, but we like’em dat way :D [ATTACH]

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  8. ChicoBrewer liked Craigerrr's post in the thread Show us your boil.

    West Coast IPA again, magnum for bittering, Citra at 20, 0, as well as a dry addition [ATTACH]

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  9. ChicoBrewer liked Craigerrr's post in the thread What did you get delivered today.

    Bought a new system! Well new to me anyway. Have put a number of items up for sale to offset the cost. Needs some plumbing. Three...

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  10. ChicoBrewer replied to the thread what are you doing with home brew today.

    Bob has a 357 :rolleyes:

    Jul 21, 2019 at 3:00 PM
  11. ChicoBrewer liked BOB357's post in the thread What's your next brew.

    Next is my first stab at Galway Hooker. It's a very flavorful Pale Ale and what we'd call a session beer as most beers in Ireland are....

    Jul 21, 2019 at 3:03 AM
  12. ChicoBrewer liked thunderwagn's post in the thread what are you doing with home brew today.

    Must be the franken coming out:oops:

    Jul 20, 2019 at 7:16 PM
  13. ChicoBrewer replied to the thread what are you doing with home brew today.

    Opened the fermentation chamber where my frankenpils is. Smells like sulpher. Didn't smell like that yesterday. .

    Jul 20, 2019 at 7:08 PM
  14. ChicoBrewer liked Nosybear's post in the thread what are you doing with home brew today.

    Judging for the Arapahoe County Fair competition. Great way to get to know beer, both good and bad.

    Jul 20, 2019 at 7:07 PM
  15. ChicoBrewer liked Marcelo_Arantes's post in the thread What are you drinking right now?.

    Doppelbock ... [ATTACH]

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