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50014

Re: yeast

If your mash starts fermenting before you pitch, you've made a sanitation mistake somewhere in your process. And while I agree that amateur moonshiners often
Fredrick Lee
May 19
#50014
 
50013

Re: yeast

Here in the US they didn't start using packaged yeast until 1874.  With that said, many moonshines prefer natural yeast.  Some of my malt customers have
RLB
May 19
#50013
 
50012

Re: yeast

You have to count viable cells in order to know your pitch rate. There's no other way around it. You can guess by starting with new yeast, but about 50% of
Fredrick Lee
May 19
#50012
 
50011

Re: Got Rum? Magazine

A very nice review Wal, and deservedly so. Zymurgy Bob, a simple potstiller To: Distillers@yahoogroups.com From: Distillers@yahoogroups.com Date: Tue, 19 May
Robert Hubble
May 19
#50011
 
50010

Hokonui Moonshine

http://www.nzgeographic.co.nz/archives/issue-76/hokonui-moonshine
Walter Jacobson
May 19
#50010
 
50009

Got Rum? Magazine

Useful articles for rum producers. wal http://www.gotrum.com/rumreviews/book-reviews/cordial-waters%3A-a-compleat-guide-to-ardent-spirits-of-the-wo/
Walter Jacobson
May 19
#50009
 
50008

Re: True proof calculator

Thank you for trying out my calculator and giving feedback. I am sure that the proof goes down with higher temperatures. Also thank you to the link of the TTB
maxoppedahl
Apr 11
#50008
 
50007

Re: True proof calculator

I did not make those kind of calculations. The numbers come straight from the table the government provides us with. The calculations are interpolation of 3
maxoppedahl
Apr 11
#50007
 
50006

Re: True proof calculator

not true, as the temp goes UP, the proof goes down. http://www.ttb.gov/foia/Gauging_Manual_Tables/Table_1.pdf
edbar44
Apr 10
#50006
 
50005

Re: Column Packing

Thanks Dale, So, also not needed if using a condenser coil? Does it direct what it helps to condense onto the walls of the column? Are several in place or
sheltonus
Apr 10
#50005
 
50004

Re: Column Packing

Saddle backs are little saddle shaped copper pieces that are at the top of the column. If you're using copper mesh, you'll probably not need the saddle backs.
Dale Brinley
Apr 9
#50004
 
50003

Re: True proof calculator

I would question his calculations because his proof goes down with higher temps, but my hydrometer instructions chart shows increase proof with warmer temps. 
RLB
Apr 9
#50003
 
50002

Re: Column Packing

Dale, What's a Copper Saddle Back? On Fri, Mar 27, 2015 at 7:32 AM, Dale Brinley dalebrinley@...
Marc Shelton
Apr 9
#50002
 
50001

True proof calculator

My professor and I made a true proof calculator using the TTB table 1 with excel. I was looking for feedback on how well it works.
maxoppedahl
Apr 9
#50001
 
50000

Re: [Distillers] Bacardi creates Tang the world’s first ‘tea spi

Agreed - EXCEPT it is named after the Chinese "Tang Dynasty", not the marvelously delicious orange flavored space drink. HAHAHA! (I haven't had Tang Orange
Charles
Apr 9
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