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Posted in thread: Can Beersmith do volume calcs for no-boil batches (mead, cider, wine)? on 03-19-2015 at 10:04 PM
Pretty sure I tried this. Boil time was zero for all my attempts, and I saw no difference
between entering my fermentables as sugars or extracts. No boiloff loss was the first thing I
tried.Also, I do...
Posted in thread: Can Beersmith do volume calcs for no-boil batches (mead, cider, wine)? on 03-19-2015 at 02:48 PM
I have a funny feeling that this *ought* to work, but so far I've been unable to make it go.I
have SG and other figures for honey and a particular fruit juice that I'm using this weekend to
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Posted in thread: Recipe Critique: new attempt at Kasteel Rouge clone on 03-06-2015 at 02:39 PM
Well, this turned out to be my biggest beer attempted by about 100%. I took this recipe and
adapted it for my 3 gallon batch size. I added 1 lb of DME and ended up with a 1.085 wort.
Then, after a few...
Posted in thread: Recipe Critique: new attempt at Kasteel Rouge clone on 02-28-2015 at 03:00 PM
Acetylcholine, thanks! I hope it turns out well. If you wanted to buy or make some liqueur and
ship it along for adding in the glass, I imagine it would work great. Enjoy!-Rich
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Posted in thread: Extract Best Practices for AG Brewer? on 10-30-2014 at 10:36 PM
Use a tad more bittering with LME, as in my experiences DME finishes a bit dryer/crisper. Or
add DME to a recipe featuring LME to lighten up that malty sweetness a bit besides the extra
Posted in thread: Extract Best Practices for AG Brewer? on 10-30-2014 at 03:49 PM
I like the idea of adding sugar or using a more attenuative yeast to dry the beer out. And
yeah, I've definitely realized that there's nothing magical or "training wheels" about extract:
neglect the b...
Posted in thread: Extract Best Practices for AG Brewer? on 10-29-2014 at 07:14 PM
Hey all,I've been an all-grain brewer for a while now, but recently whipped up an
partial-volume, hopped-extract-with-flameout-addition batch for a hop aroma experiment my
homebrew club is doing. I ha...
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