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Posted in thread: Cider taste like....Rubber Stopper on 10-07-2011 at 10:30 PM
Is it kind of a plastic band-aid taste? I'd guess that since you were fermenting in July, that
you didn't control your temperature and ended up fermenting outside the recommended temperature
Posted in thread: NYC Brewers - Let me watch/help? on 06-23-2010 at 03:19 PM
First of all, if you live in NYC you should be buying your kits from Danielle and Benjamin at
Brooklyn Homebrew. Without our support their venture may fail and it is so nice having a local
source of g...
Posted in thread: Sierra Nevada Torpedo on 05-07-2010 at 08:58 PM
BYO's clone (AG)Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA Clone5 gallons - all-grainOG = 1.070FG =
1.018IBU = 70SRM = 11ABV = 7.2%Ingredients14 lbs pale malt11 oz caramel malt (60 degrees L)1.2
oz of 14% AA Mag...
Posted in thread: Sierra Nevada Torpedo on 05-07-2010 at 04:42 PM
Well, if I were partial mashing this...I'd steep the crystal 40 and just add pale malt extract
to my target OG - 17.3 plato (about 1.068).I use beersmith to calculate the IBUs but I'm pretty
sure you ...
Posted in thread: Sierra Nevada Torpedo on 05-07-2010 at 04:25 PM
The Sierra Nevada Website gives enough information on the Torpedo that you should be able to
come up with a recipe pretty easily.alcohol content - 7.2% by volume yeast - Ale Yeast
(Probably American A...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2010? on 05-05-2010 at 04:03 PM
13,300+6 ipa= 13,306
Posted in thread: need recommendations for NY city on 04-22-2010 at 11:05 PM
and less than a block down from McSorleys is Burp Castle, run by the brewist monks. They always
have something interesting on tap and a huge selection of bottled beers in their cellar which
have to be...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2010? on 04-05-2010 at 03:22 PM
I think an extra 100 got added in there by accident by Jay.9561.5 - 100 = 9461.55.5 gallons of
American Pale Ale9461.5 + 5.5 = 9467
Posted in thread: Anyone Brew Jamil's Lagunitas IPA clone? on 03-19-2010 at 04:39 PM
I recently brewed this recipe. I pretty much hit all the expected numbers. But most
importantly, the side by side comparison with the real thing was essentially identical. Mine
was a tad cloudy, which...
Posted in thread: Beer Wars on 03-18-2010 at 11:29 PM
I'm not leveling a judgment on the quality of BMC's beer. I have been known to hoist a few in
the summer out on the water. My point is that the quality doesn't matter. Yes, part of their
dominance of ...