Dear new homebrewer...

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Re: Dear new homebrewer...

Post by oro » 5 years ago

when oxygenating the wort country air is thinner than city air so you need to aerate longer if you live in the booneys
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Re: Dear new homebrewer...

Post by JackRussel » 5 years ago

But I thought city air was full of those evil tannins, so you should aerate less.
oro wrote:when oxygenating the wort country air is thinner than city air so you need to aerate longer if you live in the booneys
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Re: Dear new homebrewer...

Post by Beer Grains Supply Co » 4 years ago

Haha nice post Brent! That pretty much sums it up :)

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Post by William Beckett » 4 years ago

Much needed post :)

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Re: Dear new homebrewer...

Post by Winger » 4 years ago

Now that I'm using clean mountain well water do I need to add chlorine and fluoride to get that "Big City" water taste, or can I just add a little bleach to get the chlorine taste? :S
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Re: Dear new homebrewer...

Post by RevDudelyNoted » 2 years ago

Brent...you just nailed why I am so happy to be back brewing beer.

Wort, prime, yeast repeat.

Take it easy Dude.

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Re: Dear new homebrewer...

Post by birvine » 1 year ago

Four years later, still brewing, and my old post still makes me laugh to myself! :)
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Re: Dear new homebrewer...

Post by XXXXX » 1 year ago

Haha me too. I bring it up often enough when talking to other Brewers. Glad you shared it, and glad to see you post again!

Good to hear you're still brewing, too!

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Re: Dear new homebrewer...

Post by JackMcConnick » 1 week ago

Bookmarked and saved. Thanks for your input.
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