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Posted in thread: Admiral Nelson RIPA on 01-31-2012 at 04:09 PM
Keesh,This is one of my staple beers. I've experimented many time since with yeast, hops, etc.
but have yet to improve on the recipe posted. I dry hop in the keg. I put the Amarillo hops,
Posted in thread: Left over mash grain on 08-15-2011 at 10:25 PM
Livestock feed (i have 3 chickens and they will eat about 20% of a 10 gallon batch's grain
before it goes bad)Compost (I give some to the worms, and the rest in the rotating composter
from Costco)I ha...
Posted in thread: Saison Recipe needing Critique on 07-22-2011 at 09:25 PM
I am a big fan and believer in complex malt profiles. I understand what bwarbiany is saying
about having a purpose for everything, but increasing complexity is a purpose. You may not
actually notice a...
Posted in thread: Nottingham vs Safeale 05 on 07-15-2011 at 09:36 PM
Lots of good technical advice here focusing on the yeast, but lots of trees and no forest. It's
true that different yeasts and different temperatures can have different flavor contributions,
but most ...
Posted in thread: Nelson Sauvin hops in bulk?????? on 07-14-2011 at 06:42 AM
Hop Union brought in quite a few Nelson Sauvin hops last year and I can only imagine they will
going forward. You just need to get a retailer to order them for you. A word to local clubs
here in SD go...
Posted in thread: concrete fermenters?? on 07-13-2011 at 10:22 PM
Please tell me you are all joking.From Revvy's link "Concrete “breaths” like oak. It is
semi-permeable which concentrates the wine, while gently diffusing oxygen without adding oak
character."While I ...
Posted in thread: Carboy/ Keg Cleaner Giveaway on 05-27-2011 at 04:28 PM
Worth a shot.
Posted in thread: #1 Beer City in America... on 05-09-2011 at 06:32 AM
Ahh, Lotsa great pontification. Thoroughly enjoyable.Y'all voted, right? (shame on you if you
pontificated without voting)Probably not statistically supportable, but it got people talking
about craft ...
Posted in thread: #1 Beer City in America... on 05-06-2011 at 06:50 PM
I would argue that distribution and marketing is not necessarily the end-all gauge of how
passionate a city is about their beer. We are blessed here in SD, but there are a lot of BMC
drinkers as well ...
Posted in thread: #1 Beer City in America... on 05-06-2011 at 06:01 PM
Well, since this thread is resurrected, it is, in fact topical again.Charlie Papazian is
currently running a survey for ... wait for it...the best beer city in America.Asheville, NC
has won the last t...