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Old 01-24-2006, 12:08 PM   #1
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Hi folks!

This is to say thanks to you all and to show you the first pint of my first batch.
I asked so many questions and you answered them and helped me alot, so here you go!

This should be cincinatti pale ale from John Palmer's book. I am not sure is the color and flavor are what they are supposed to be, but I am still happy.

This one has been in the primary for 8 days, then in the bottle for 7 days... Talk about impatience

I am planning to open a bottle a week at first (then a month) and see when is done improving and start declining.

Next step is to repeat the same recipe, but accounting for the problems I noted in the first brew and incorporating a secondary. This is due next week. I am brewing 2.5 gals so all I need now is a 3 gal carboy as secondary.

thanks to you again!



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Old 01-24-2006, 01:54 PM   #2
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Looks like beer to me!



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Old 01-24-2006, 02:03 PM   #3
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Congrats on the brew!


I also brewed that recipe as my first batch. It was really tasty. I did 2 weeks in the primary, and then 1 week in the bottles before I opened one.

I used that recipe, though modified to include some steeping grains and additional hops. It came out great too (as far as I am concerned)

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Old 01-24-2006, 02:27 PM   #4
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Looks darn yummy to me! Congrats!

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hhhhmmmm. It is 8 in the morning and I am already craving a brew. Nice looking beer.

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Looks very tasty...think I'll have one.

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Awwww, I thought you were buying a round...???

Looks good enought to drink!

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Man am I thirsty.......

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2 more hours to beer O'clock.....



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