Last Activity:07-20-2013 1:04 AM
Posted in thread: Hop addition / Cooling question on 07-05-2013 at 03:29 PM
I don't use bags, I just toss the pellets into the wort, then all that goes into the
fermenterIf I were using bags, after they're drained/squeezed, I would throw them away. the
reason for using them w...
Posted in thread: Hop addition / Cooling question on 07-05-2013 at 03:17 PM
my suggestion would be to take the hop bags out before chilling but wait until your wort is
cooled down to strain it, if you're going to strain it at all.some do, some don't. it's a
Posted in thread: Hop addition / Cooling question on 07-05-2013 at 03:10 PM
Very seldom do I use whole hops, when I do I leave the hop bags in until I remove the cooler
and drain the wort.I do not use a hop bag with pellet hops, I just leave most of them in
Posted in thread: Hop addition / Cooling question on 07-05-2013 at 02:45 PM
Newbie question.Do you guys remove all hop bags and strain before starting with the immersion
cooler?Thanks for your response.
Posted in thread: Lazy Day SESSION IPA - 2nd Place! on 07-02-2013 at 05:41 PM
I'm looking to do a session IPA and this looks delicious. I only have the capability of doing 5
gallon batches. What's the best way to adjust the grain and hop bill?I'm a newbie...only done
about a do...
Posted in thread: Pliny Light on 07-02-2013 at 05:11 PM
What was the final ABV?
Posted in thread: Slim's Graham Cracker Ale 2.0 on 11-23-2012 at 08:40 PM
You can use vanilla extract...or you can make your own by putting a small slit in the bean
(which exposes the meat) and submerse under vodka for a minimum of 7 days, but closer to 14....
At this point...
Posted in thread: Slim's Graham Cracker Ale 2.0 on 11-21-2012 at 11:07 PM
So I have this in my primary at the moment. I have never used vanilla bean before and was
wondering if it was totally necessary and if so what's the best practice?Thanks
Posted in thread: Slim's Graham Cracker Ale 2.0 on 11-03-2012 at 02:34 AM
I am brewing this up next week. My only question is about the vodka and vanilla beans.How much
vodka do you use to soak the vanilla beans, and how long do you soak them for?Thanks in
Posted in thread: Samhain Pumpkin Ale on 07-27-2012 at 10:18 PM
[QUOTE="KingBrianI"]Add to the bottling bucket. Just remember to go light. Better to not have
as much as you would like than to have more than you like.Thanks for info. I don't want to over
power the ...