- The unit I use is a 26 qt (from Mile High) 13ga stainless boiler- a
Why did I cover the opening? A couple of too curious dogs, not wanting
to smell the used mash, and a moment of brain fade. Who would have
thought a flimsy plastic lid placed on top of the opening would lead to
such drama. So far as the opening providing cooling air vs the radiant
heat loss of the surface area of the boiler no great differance. I've
been following the same ritual for a while and was lucky I guess.
As I said in my earlier post I won't be sampling as I'm cooking anymore,
can't take the drama.