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Posted in thread: Rye Pale Ale on 10-17-2012 at 03:08 PM
This is an excellent, "pour a cold mug and quench your thirst" type of ale.Hearing that just
made my mouth water...I'm getting my stuff together and brewing this tonight!
Posted in thread: Rye Pale Ale on 10-16-2012 at 03:45 PM
Not an amber color it all. This is a very pale, crisp, clean and dry ale.Awesome, that's
exactly what I'm looking for, gonna brew this up tomorrow. I have been reading that the rye can
get "sticky", I...
Posted in thread: Rye Pale Ale on 09-05-2012 at 03:55 PM
I'm assuming this is for a 5 gallon yield?I've been looking into the rye grain lately and
trying to find ways to incorporate into my preferences of brewing, I like hoppy beers, and this
pale ale bill ...
Posted in thread: Dunkelweizen Freak! on 05-19-2012 at 06:46 AM
Well after bottling and conditioning, this is a bunk batch. It taste like cold burnt coffee,
not exactly enjoyable and blacker than the blackest black. Kept my notes and definitely not
making the same...
Posted in thread: Dunkelweizen Freak! on 04-19-2012 at 01:43 AM
Well we bottled it up the other day and gave it another taste and....drum roll.....It taste
like coffee!?!?Totally not expecting this. There's no hop flavor at all, however the yeast did
give it an am...
Posted in thread: Dunkelweizen Freak! on 04-12-2012 at 12:08 AM
So a buddy and I have made the jump to all grain brewing (hooray for us!). The first was a good
ol' fashioned pale ale and we decided to do a double brew in a one day, one was a Strawberry
Blonde Ale ...
Posted in thread: Strawberry Alarm Clock v3.0 (Strawberry Blonde) on 01-23-2012 at 04:30 PM
Just finished up building my mash tun, this on my to do list
Posted in thread: Building a Mash Tun. SS Braid or Manifold? on 01-11-2012 at 11:19 PM
Well to throw this train back on the tracks, I got my mash tub built up. I drilled out my
cooler, built a manifold out of PVC pipping and attached a ball valve on the other side of it.
I filled the sp...
Posted in thread: So Cal Hops on 01-04-2012 at 05:39 PM
I didn't even know this Vanguard existed! That's a lot closer than MoreBeer in Riverside. I'll
have to check that out.
Posted in thread: Building a Mash Tun. SS Braid or Manifold? on 01-04-2012 at 12:04 AM
You can use 3/4" or 1" CPVC Pipe for the manifold but you still need to connect it on the
inside of the cooler to the Brass Nipple. I think I used rubber gasket, SS Washer, and 1/2" x
1.5" Brass Nippl...