News from June 2015
The Lauter Tun is arguably “the heart of the brewhouse” and where the magic truly happens in the brewing process. Two objectives brewers shoot for here are lauter efficiency and repeatability.
To accomplish this, Sprinkman Brewing Systems prefers a seemingly oversized lauter tun or mash/lauter vessel with automated controls for water distribution. “The Sprinkman vessels are oversized to great benefit,” according to Daniel Heisler, head brewer at Blackberry Farm Brewery in Walland, TN, “They provide me the ability to have a considerable range of wort gravities for working with average to very high strength beers with ease. I can keep my mash bed thin, even with high gravity brews.” Sprinkman’s goal is to provide brewers like Daniel with flexible and highly efficient equipment based on the beers they brew. Consider asking the following questions when it’s time to find a lauter tun for your system:
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