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Posted in thread: Great Lakes Christmas Ale Clone on 10-22-2014 at 08:10 PM
@MMJfan So how much ginger do you use in the recipe now? And how do you prepare it, and when do
you add it?I scaled back the ginger by .25 oz. from the original recipe. I use .75 oz. of
ginger peeled ...
Posted in thread: Great Lakes Christmas Ale Clone on 10-22-2014 at 01:52 PM
I'll report back when it's ready and let everyone know how it went. As far as ground ginger,
I'm with MMJfan. After this brew I think it would be too difficult to know how much to use and
you could ea...
Posted in thread: Great Lakes Christmas Ale Clone on 10-21-2014 at 06:24 PM
has anyone used ground ginger and know the amount to use, my scale is brokenPersonally, I'd be
afraid of using ground ginger because it probably wouldn't take a whole lot to get a strong
Posted in thread: Great Lakes Christmas Ale Clone on 10-21-2014 at 06:22 PM
Last night I added the honey that I missed on brew day. After some reading about using honey in
various recipes, it sounds like adding to the fermenter rather than at FO may actually be
preferred for ...
Posted in thread: Founder's Breakfast Stout clone (2011 HBT Competition Category 21 winner) on 10-18-2014 at 03:41 PM
I was asking if I should brew the coffee using the French press hot vs. cold.Thanks for your
reply. It makes sense that brewing the coffee hot vs. cold will give me a different flavor
profile. I was h...
Posted in thread: Founder's Breakfast Stout clone (2011 HBT Competition Category 21 winner) on 10-17-2014 at 09:00 PM
Ok, so I'm planning on brewing up this recipe sometime in the near future and I had just one
question regarding the 2nd coffee addition.I have a coffee press and I was planning on brewing
the 2 oz of ...
Posted in thread: Wyeast question on 10-10-2014 at 05:44 PM
I have a recipe for a Surly Furious clone that I have been wanting to try for a while now. The
recipe calls for using Wyeast 1335 which is a British Ale Yeast. When I went to order my
Posted in thread: Dogs on 10-03-2014 at 07:33 PM
Dogs are more than just pets, they are our family members. Cats and rats and snakes and gerbils
and all that stuff, they really are only just pets because they don't posess any real level of
Posted in thread: Thunderstruck Pumpkin Ale (AG and Extract versions) on 08-28-2014 at 07:09 PM
Question on the spiced tea....I've already applied to secondary....has anyone put some extra
into the priming mixture for added flavor?It wouldn't hurt anything. It would be just a matter
of taste. I ...
Posted in thread: What craft brew are you drinking on 08-25-2014 at 10:05 PM
I've been on a Fat Head's kick this summer.Headhunter is arguably the best IPA I've ever had
and their Sunshine Daydream is an awesome session beer!And I never tire of Bells Oberon and Two