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Posted in thread: Common Room ESB on 07-07-2016 at 01:28 AM
I went with 4% Victory and I think it was just a little too much. Next time I would try 2% for
a little of the nutty touch. Overall turned out great though.Yeah, everyone wants to add
victory to this ...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-23-2016 at 01:42 PM
Have you guys read that "low oxygen brewing" article that the german brewing forum put out?
I've decided to try to put some of their recommendations into practice on my next grainfather
batch and want...
Posted in thread: Brew Contest on 06-21-2016 at 10:35 PM
You can add it at any point in the boil, but with 15 minutes left is pretty common. Any
bittering hops will wor, but I'd keep any late hops to fairly small additions, like 0.5 oz or
less and EKG or st...
Posted in thread: Gruit Mead on 06-21-2016 at 08:26 PM
Very interesting stuff here. I'll be following your results closely. May be time for me to
start working on gruit again, I'm feeling inspired.
Posted in thread: Brew Contest on 06-21-2016 at 05:41 PM
with the special roast and aromatic malt you're going to have a lot of sweet malt aroma and
flavor. I'd add some dark candi syrup (~2 lbs) for dark fruit/caramel/chocolate flavors and
ferment with wy3...
Posted in thread: Caramel Amber Ale on 06-20-2016 at 01:30 PM
Awesome! You'll have to let us know how it comes out. I'm particularly interested in how the
malts you used affected it, but it may be hard to pick that out from all the other variables.
What kind of ...
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 06-17-2016 at 05:00 PM
Gotta brew this weekend after seven weeks without. I'm gonna use my fresh Omega Hothead
courtesy of @GQT, the only question is whether I try it out of style on a caramel amber ale or
a bit more conser...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-16-2016 at 06:42 PM
Works for me every time...I'm not understanding why it's an issue[emoji16]You didn't happen to
buy your grainfather secondhand from a guy called Brothaconda did you? I imagine it would be
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-16-2016 at 01:13 AM
Am I the only one that has the hardest time getting the silicone gasket to stay on while I
insert the bottom plate. That takes me at least 15 minutes. Ughhhh!!!yeah, that part sucks. i
wet it with wat...
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 06-15-2016 at 12:46 AM
Kampenken, thanks for the reply! I'll keep working on my centering moves!