How to Sanitize your Fermenter

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You can use any food grade sanitizer to sanitize your fermenter. StarSan or Hydrogen Peroxide is good sanitizers that are available easily in the local chemist shop. Also be mindful…

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How to Cooldown my Fermenter

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Indian summers are notorious in increasing temperatures to above 25 Degree Celsius. Above this temperature, the yeast start producing stressed off-flavors and hangover causing chemicals. Luckily, you can make a…

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When should a Fermenter start Bubbling

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Typically it takes 30-48 hours in case of wine or beer ales. It can take as long as 3 days for the lager fermentation as the cold temperature decreases the…

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When to add Wort Chiller?

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After you have removed the spent grains, one can add the wort chiller. This way during the rolling boil, the metal surfaces also get sanitized. After the flame is turned…

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Is Wort Chiller better than Plate Chiller

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Plate chillers consist of two sets of interlocking plates. We pass cold water through one set and boiling hot wort through the other to create a heat exchange. Advantages of…

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Is copper better than Stainless Steel

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Arishtam Stocks Stainless Steel wort chiller because of following reasons: Most locally made copper or aluminum chillers are made from AC ducting tubes. These air conditioning tubes are meant for…

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How to use a Triple Scale Hydrometer

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Essentially gently lower the hydrometer in your wine or beer. Wait for it to settle and take the reading. Make sure you check the lower meniscus, and there are no…

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What is a Triple Scale Hydrometer?

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A triple scale is a nifty density meter used to measure the extent of fermentation in any brew especially wine and beer. It sells under multiple names Mustimeter, BRIX Hydrometer,…

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Is home brew beer better for you

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Absolutely! Can you expect a commercial package to shower you with the same love, attention and care as a hand crafted beverage? Home brew are hand crafted jewels in form…

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