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Posted in thread: WTF is eating my Cascade?! on 05-21-2012 at 12:13 PM
Update: I'd been away from home a bit, but all the plants had been doing well with constant DE
coverage. I was especially proud of the Cascade for hitting the point where it would need more
Posted in thread: Scary Balz Pumpkin Ale on 05-21-2012 at 11:53 AM
BTW, we discovered a growler of this about 6 weeks ago. It had lost some of it's flavor, but
not as much one would expect - it was still quite drinkable.
Posted in thread: Feedback on malty brown ale grain bill for Big Brew on 05-05-2012 at 02:55 AM
Thanks for the feedback. Not sure if the lhbs can change in time for tomorrow morning's brew,
but I'll definitely give it a full go next time around.I forgot to mention the yeast, wy 1318,
Posted in thread: Is it ok to keep chest freezer/keezer outside? on 05-05-2012 at 02:34 AM
We're finally above freezing at night. I had it set to 40 +/- 5F this winter and it worked out
well. However, like many, our winter was especially mild this year.
Posted in thread: WTF is eating my Cascade?! on 05-04-2012 at 02:00 PM
All of my hops are in containers, but it doesn't help much with untreated plants/trees nearby.
Posted in thread: Rehabbing an old monster freezer on 05-04-2012 at 11:18 AM
There's no progress on this due to a number of issues. I recommend adding a coat of white paint
over the black bed liner. While I love the look, it makes it really tough to spot and remove
Posted in thread: Is it ok to keep chest freezer/keezer outside? on 05-04-2012 at 11:09 AM
The freezer and controller ended up being drenched by dirt, bleach water & cleaning solution.
Not my fault and a long story. Lesson: Don't assuming people using water/chemicals around
Posted in thread: Feedback on malty brown ale grain bill for Big Brew on 05-04-2012 at 10:55 AM
Nevermind...had to order the grains and went with the original bill. Guess I'll have to figure
it out the expensive way.
Posted in thread: National Homebrew Day Plans? on 05-03-2012 at 03:24 PM
I heard that theres a recipe everyone was gonna brew up for the day....anyone have the recipe
or know more about it?I assume you're referring to this?Trying to brew a modification of
Posted in thread: Feedback on malty brown ale grain bill for Big Brew on 05-03-2012 at 11:20 AM
Looking to add a little nut/biscuit character (well, more like a malt bomb?) to a brown ale for
Saturday's Big Brew. I'm more concerned with making my husband happy than staying true to
style, so tryi...