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Posted in thread: Punkin' Ale on 08-30-2014 at 03:15 PM
If you are trying to stop fermentation, racking to secondary and cold crashing will not do it.
When you bottle, you will end up with gushers or even bottle bombs if it isn't complete. You
will need to...
Posted in thread: Punkin' Ale on 08-29-2014 at 01:04 PM
Ok, I had an OG of 1.063 and a FG of 1.007. 7.4% ABV. This is the FIRST time I have ever had an
ale ferment to a FG below 1.010. Anyone else ever had this happen?Sent from my iPad using Home
Posted in thread: Punkin' Ale on 08-29-2014 at 01:00 PM
Took a gravity reading yesterday. It was already down to 1.012. I racked to secondary to try to
keep it at 1.012. My batch last year fermented all the way down to 1.008.My question is, if you
Posted in thread: Wye viking hops on 08-28-2014 at 07:25 PM
I can do that FOR SURE... I could also set you up with Columbus, Glacier, Nugget, and Crystal
Rhizomes... My Columbus hops are INSANE. The Nugget hops have done very well also. I would
Posted in thread: Wye viking hops on 08-27-2014 at 08:48 PM
It was listed as weak in vigor in Oregon, WA and good in England. Perhaps our climate in MN is
closer to the climate in England. I do know this much, next year these are going take off like
Posted in thread: Wye viking hops on 08-27-2014 at 03:13 AM
After drying them out we had just over 8 oz.. Enough to make a couple runs of this recipe, or
step it up to an IPA. Next year there will be TONS more.**pics were taken from a phone and a
Posted in thread: Wye viking hops on 08-26-2014 at 09:08 PM
Recipe Type: All GrainYeast: US-05Yeast Starter: Rehydrated DryAdditional Yeast or Yeast
Starter: N/ABatch Size (Gallons): 11Original Gravity: 1.065Final Gravity: 1.012IBU: 45Boiling
Time - 60 minutes...
Posted in thread: Wye viking hops on 08-26-2014 at 03:28 AM
Updating up an old thread here....I finally had a small harvest of Viking Hops. I planted the
crowns at friends house last summer. They didn't do much of anything last year, but were given
a pretty la...
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Posted in thread: Punkin' Ale on 08-24-2014 at 11:45 PM
Just brewed a double batch of this last night. Followed the recipe to a 'T' except I only used
1 lb. of Rice Hulls. Recirculating the mash got a bit sticky at times, but it was not too bad.
Post boil ...