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Posted in thread: Growing hops horizontally on 04-21-2015 at 01:29 AM
I would cover it like any freeze intolerant plant outdoors. Just don't forget the blanket and
leave it in the dark...
Posted in thread: Growing hops horizontally on 04-17-2015 at 01:32 AM
My year 3 Nugget yielded a dry lb (many spurs never matured for some reason nugs was the only
one that this happened to, so I can't attribute it to low vertical growth). First year Zeus
gave me 1lb 10...
Posted in thread: Growing hops horizontally on 04-16-2015 at 01:53 AM
I am confined to a 4'x4'x6' rectangle for each variety. It gives me 96 cu. Ft. Of grow space. I
train my bines in a criss-cross pattern all the way up to the top, then I just let them do
whatever at t...
Posted in thread: Lagunitas Sucks clone? on 11-19-2014 at 12:55 AM
So, how did this one turn out?Seriously, we are all waiting for you to send us a bottle.
Posted in thread: Tart of Darkness on 10-31-2014 at 02:19 AM
I brewed this last December, followed the recipe as described. After primary fermentation,
about two months in, it was split into two corny kegs and put in a closet that sits in the
middle of the hous...
Posted in thread: Two time gold winning Cali Common on 10-31-2014 at 02:12 AM
So to report back, this is a great Cali common. Great balance and full of flavor. The hops are
perfect for it. Three thumbs up!
Posted in thread: Imperial Pumpkin Pie Ale on 10-31-2014 at 02:10 AM
I brewed this last year around this time. It was great then, and compared next to Pumpking, it
was less hoppy but had almost the exact same spice and pumpkin flavor. I tried it side by side
with a Pum...
Posted in thread: Lacto grain starter - one good, one bad. on 10-08-2014 at 07:44 PM
I think from crushing the grain I just gave the bugs more access to something to grow with...
otherwise I think I would have probably used some DME? Good question though, I've heard of it
being done b...
Posted in thread: Lacto grain starter - one good, one bad. on 10-07-2014 at 10:56 PM
In creating my first lactobacillus grain-based starter, I had a lot of uncertainties. I have
seen a lot of similar uncertainties out there, so I thought I would share my experience. I did
a starter of...
Posted in thread: Two time gold winning Cali Common on 09-21-2014 at 08:51 PM
Going to brew this up next Saturday, this looks like an interesting twist. I'll let you know
how it turns out.