How do you use it? What does it do? Do you pass finished wort through it hot or cold?
For the homebrewer that grows and harvests his/her own hops; how best can one approximate the alpha acids in the hops they have? Is it worth it or should brewers stick to using home grown hops for ...
I always have a difficult time getting the hops in the carboy and then removing it when dry-hopping. What's the trick?
If so, what kind of weight should I use? Should it be enough to sink the bag to the bottom of the carboy?
Hops come in three formats pellets, plugs and whole-leaf. Plugs are whole leaf hops that have been compressed into a little cake usually 0.5 ounces in size. What are the ups and downs of using ...