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Posted in thread: What beers do you love now that you disliked the first try? on 12-26-2014 at 02:57 PM
Ok, I thought of another. I love most anything Sierra Nevada puts in a bottle, but was not fond
of their Bigfoot Barleywine. A HB buddy told me to buy and age it in a dark spot, and that
Posted in thread: What beers do you love now that you disliked the first try? on 12-26-2014 at 02:00 PM
IPAs, in general. I liked the tamer American/English pale ales, but I could not stand IPAs. At
all, hated IPAs.Then tried Samuel Smith's India Pale Ale and Dogfish Head 90 minute. I remember
Posted in thread: Leftover IPA on 12-25-2014 at 03:53 AM
You could move more of the hops to 5 minutes or less boil time. This could help lower the IBUs
a little. The second dose of warrior you could also move to 20 minutes or 15 minutes replacing
the other ...
Posted in thread: Have you picked your New Years Eve beer yet? on 12-25-2014 at 03:28 AM
My 11.5% Belgian dark strong ale that FINALLY is ready and carbonated. I am gonna crack open a
22oz bottle and pour it in a giant mug and that's all I'll need for like, the first hour and a
half of th...
Posted in thread: What to do with a batch you don't like? on 12-24-2014 at 09:39 PM
I made a blue moonish beer that nothing went right on. It tasted like dish water to me, my wife
loves it. I was going to dump it, but she just adds an orage to each glass and loves it.I made
a blue mo...
Posted in thread: Recipe thoughts: brewing with rye on 12-24-2014 at 12:19 AM
Ps, I've got plenty of rice hulls ;)I would probably just as a precaution throw in some rice
hulls in th...Never mind.I like to toast my flaked rye in the oven at 400 till they start to
brown a little...
Posted in thread: Double IPAs: importance of all-grain vs extract on 12-22-2014 at 11:50 PM
What sort of difference would it be? I've had a couple IPAs now that were all extract with
steeping grains that were fantastic, dry, hoppy, crisp.
Posted in thread: New Glarus on 12-22-2014 at 04:15 AM
the Serendipity I liked. I just tried the strawberry rhubarb, and thought it was pretty awful.
to me it was like drinking a glass of smuckers strawberry jelly...very sweet and artificial
Posted in thread: How often do you drink? on 12-19-2014 at 02:57 AM
Sampling never counts as drinking. Even if you are pouring the sample out of the bucket right
into your mouth.
Posted in thread: Feels good not to give a **** on 12-19-2014 at 02:54 AM
I wish it was summer already. Yeah I sweat my testicles off in the summer when I'm brewing, but
damn if I don't love sitting in shorts and a tshirt sipping scotch while the wort bubbles away
to my lef...