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Posted in thread: Spicy Scotch Christmas Ale on 12-05-2012 at 08:10 PM
I had a pint of this last Saturday. It's a very mellow beer, with the spices coming through
after a little while. It's a lot lighter in colour when seen in person too.
Posted in thread: Brewing with Cedar on 05-28-2011 at 03:13 PM
You could probably add those essences at bottling time or even in individual bottles. If the
oils are volatile they could lose some of their flavour if added during fermentation or
Posted in thread: Milled Grain freshness on 05-25-2011 at 02:28 PM
As long as you aren't storing the grain outside in pouring rain you should be fine.
Posted in thread: Brewing with bread on 12-07-2010 at 11:22 PM
Thats awesome pjj2ba! Bread doesn't have to be boring grains though (pumpernickel beer?). I'm
definitely going to try it. I'm guessing you dry the bread and reduce it to crumbs?as for the
OP, I think ...
Posted in thread: Thin tan-ish colored sediment in bottles. on 11-21-2010 at 02:32 PM
That thin layer of sediment happens to be your best friend.
Posted in thread: Possible cheap and large 30 gallon fermenters... on 10-19-2010 at 03:01 PM
Very inspiring project.Just hope the immersion chiller doesn't guzzle too much water.
Posted in thread: A question for Montreal homebrewers on 09-26-2010 at 10:58 PM
+1 on La Fabrique du Vin over here in Québec. The owner will even deliver orders herself for a
small fee (5$ the first 25kg, 1$/25kg after that). Her selection is all shown and priced online
Posted in thread: Miller Lite (Really Triple Hopped) on 09-05-2010 at 12:11 AM
IslandMike: you could try looking in a pharmacy for generic "digestive enzymes". Just read the
ingredient list and make sure to have some amylase in there. Might be a little more expensive
that the sp...
Posted in thread: World's 'oldest beer' found in shipwreck on 09-04-2010 at 05:45 PM
Great find, but "salvage diver" is just another way to say looter. They don't care about
anything that won't sell.I think it's time to confiscate some bottles ;p
Posted in thread: All grain is crazy cheap! on 08-27-2010 at 10:34 PM
High efficiency, small grain bill, recycled yeast, bulk malt, hops and caps. Ultra cheap
Canadian electricity.I've got down to 10$ 6 gallon batches of stout and pale ales. I'm a
student, I'm a cheapas...