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Posted in thread: kitlab. WTF? on 04-28-2015 at 02:37 PM
Why would anyone buy a kit from the recipes in the first place? That's what I don't
understand.The ingredients are listed. A guy or gal could just email or print out a recipe and
give it to the LHBS a...
Posted in thread: Anyone try the double sunshine clone recipe from BYO? on 04-28-2015 at 02:08 AM
I thought they both turned out really well. I had a couple of my "regular" tasters that really
liked them as well. I think some others liked them even more than I did. I am not a huge fan of
Posted in thread: Style that you can not brew on 04-27-2015 at 02:58 AM
I had problems with APA's and IPA's for years and years until I got a handle on my water
profile (Very high bicarbonate tap water was the problem). I have gotten a pretty good handle
on IPA's and APA'...
Posted in thread: Lawson's Finest Sip of Sunshine Clone on 04-27-2015 at 12:00 AM
My 2 pennies:..... I like the idea of trying a massive whirlpool addition without dry hopping.
Think I might try that on my next batch.I have been doing this a lot lately. 5-7 ounces in a 45
Posted in thread: NHC 2015 - Registration Open on 04-26-2015 at 01:02 PM
I am almost positive the beer only needs to score 30 or higher for NHC competition. Other
competitions could have other policies.
Posted in thread: Is my keg infected with diacetyl? on 04-26-2015 at 01:31 AM
You said you ferment at 62..... do you let the it warm up at all toward the end of
fermentation? Still would not explain whey it is one keg and not the other....... but, 62 is
toward the cooler end of...
Posted in thread: What are you doing instead of brewing this weekend? on 04-25-2015 at 11:21 PM
Did some mundane brewing chores like cleaning and kegging today.... tomorrow, digging and
making horseradish. Down to my last jar, and need to restock.
Posted in thread: Best pale ale? on 04-25-2015 at 04:06 PM
I have been playing around with some pale ales that I want to nail down as a "House" pale
ale.6.5 gallons post boil volume92% 2Row, 2% each of wheat, flaked oats, honey malt,
cara201.055 gravityHops -...
Posted in thread: Is my keg infected with diacetyl? on 04-25-2015 at 03:35 PM
Here is a good link on diacetyl...... typically we are concerned with diacetyl as a
fermentation byproduct that needs to be "cleaned up" by yeast..... I don't think that can
"spread." However there ar...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 04-25-2015 at 12:49 AM
i got completely crucified here when i said a batch finishing at 1.020 would be a drain pour
for me....Ha..... not by me:) I would dump a 1.020 as well if I could not fix it and get it to