Just reading the above, if you are looking for another yeast try SAF 04. I tried it and it works great. I also skip the secondary on this one and put the hops in primary. Once again, it works great. No complaints here.
Link Posted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 2:19 pm Post subject:
thanks rivert! I will get some s04 for the next batch and compare! I was tempted to do that from the start, given the same facts I found in my own research, which included your very posts about trying it last year in place of the Wyeast. But I had the s05 already and was encouraged to give it a shot as it should do a great job as well. We'll see... _________________ painfully aware of his inexperience and the questions that come due to it...
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Link Posted: Tue May 19, 2020 2:22 am Post subject:
Iím planning on brewing this on Friday, but would love take some on our annual fishing trip (in bottles), which is three weeks from Friday. Do you think I can ferment this and keg it in three weeks time, and then the night before I leave fill a number of bottles? If necessary, I have a carbonating lid that Iíve had decent success in carbonating a keg in about 1-2 days. Iím assuming this beer is a good beer to drink young.
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Link Posted: Tue May 19, 2020 3:05 am Post subject:
Definitely! See the recommendations in the notes section of the recipe - itís what I do to get this on tap quickly. Looking at my notes from my past 5-6 batches, and assuming you pitch my recommended yeast amount and follow my fermentation schedule, you should be 11-13 days from brew day to keg. Then 24 hours to carb. Then bottle. You definitely want to drink this young and fresh.
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