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Posted in thread: Can you brew a Quadrupel with basic beginner's equipment? on 07-29-2015 at 02:04 AM
Since I was all gloom and doom and I don't want to be discouraging, this is how I would do it.
I've modified @gio 's recipe for extract ( size: 5 gallonsExtract:7lbs Briess Pilsen
Posted in thread: Cycling on 07-28-2015 at 03:01 PM
Just finished riding again and I'm feeling better now.Normally, on the mountain bike, I average
11 - 12.5mph. Today I averaged 14.1mph.
Posted in thread: Cycling on 07-28-2015 at 01:20 PM
It wasn't windy either day. There wasn't much cycling between the two rides. I've been getting
most my exercise building our dog up to 2.5 mile walks. When we adopted him a year ago, he
would get tire...
Posted in thread: The "Dear" , "Sincerely" thread on 07-28-2015 at 04:57 AM
Dear Hotels,If it is your off season and the hotel is 80% vacant, please, please, please, put
business travelers in one wing of the hotel and holiday travelers in the other wing of the
Posted in thread: Can you brew a Quadrupel with basic beginner's equipment? on 07-28-2015 at 03:51 AM
I wouldn't try to brew a quad:1) if doing extract. The extract likely has too many
unfermentables (read carapils) and will finish too sweet.2) if bottle carbing. The yeast is
going to be taxed to its ...
Posted in thread: Cleaning up in primary, or bottle condition? on 07-28-2015 at 03:30 AM
FG issues aside: if you have a good pitching rate and good temp control, you don't have to wait
for the yeast to clean up fermentation off flavors because there shouldn't be any.However,
there may be ...
Posted in thread: Cycling on 07-28-2015 at 03:08 AM
I'm filled with disappointment. I was happy I finally had the Bianchi in full working order.
Excited to finally have a road bike and make some good time.I tested it out on my standard
quick evening ri...
Posted in thread: Sunday Morning on 07-26-2015 at 05:17 PM
From now until what will likely be the end of time, my wife are taking half a day every Sunday
to clean & declutter a room of the house. We only get to stop when the garbage & recycle cans
are 3/4ths ...
Posted in thread: Why is my wheat beer clear, on 07-26-2015 at 01:18 PM
They might be intentionally protein hazing their beer.Pour half your beer. Swirl the bottle.
Pour the other half of the bottle.
Posted in thread: Ever thought about brewing a BMC clone? on 07-26-2015 at 01:08 PM
The thought about doing a malt liquor, something like Mickey's but with more hop presence. But
it's near the bottom of my list of things to do.