Last Activity:05-28-2015 6:44 AM
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Posted in thread: Propagating from Hop Cuttings on 05-05-2015 at 01:18 PM
I kill every plant that I've ever tried to grow, including the most invasive like mint or green
onion! But hops I can grow. I took tons of trimmings last year and just stuck them in a cup of
Posted in thread: Mash temp started 170 on 05-04-2015 at 08:16 PM
No I didn't bother. I forgot to sanitize the hydrometer and at that point I figured why bother?
It is what it is, and by the way it's bubbling there is bound to be some alcohol.
Posted in thread: Mash temp started 170 on 05-04-2015 at 12:06 PM
Very true very true, but after 9 months of no beer or brewing I was really looking forward to a
good beer that wasn't nonalcoholic! But it's bubbling away so I have high hopes
Posted in thread: Mash temp started 170 on 05-03-2015 at 04:34 PM
I didn't bother checking the gravity since this happened. I went ahead and brewed as planned
and have my fingers crossed. Hopefully it's not a waste, I've been looking forward to this for
Posted in thread: Mash temp started 170 on 05-03-2015 at 11:46 AM
So long story short I'm brewing with my two year old and newborn while the husband is at
work... bad idea... in a rush and not paying attention I let the water get too hot and started
my mash and it w...
Posted in thread: Rye Pale Ale on 04-22-2015 at 11:57 AM
See I've seen a lot of recipes using honey malt, vienna, and Munich as it adds to the body and
rounds out the spiciness quality of the rye. In fact most recipes I've looked at, including
Posted in thread: Rye Pale Ale on 04-21-2015 at 04:30 PM
How does this sound for a Rye Pale Ale?7 lbs maris otter2 lbs rye malt1 lb crystal 40l8 oz
Munich malt8 oz honey malt.25 centennial 60 minutes.25 Citra 60 minutes.25 cascade 30
minutes.25 centennial 3...
Posted in thread: When will I see the hops?! on 06-17-2014 at 12:15 PM
Are these tiny things them?206158Those little things are coming out in pairs with most of the
leaf sections. Just wasn't sure if that was the bine branching offSent from my iPhone using
Posted in thread: When will I see the hops?! on 06-17-2014 at 01:06 AM
So my second year centennial is growing like crazy. It's already much taller than I am. But
when will the actual hop cones grow? I see nothing but leaves and vines.Sent from my iPhone
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Posted in thread: Amarillo IPA on 05-31-2014 at 11:10 PM
Thanks for sharing! I think i'll be brewing this sometime soon...do you keep your grain bill
simple?Yes. I use 10 lbs Maris otter 1 lb crystal 20l and 1 lb Munich. I use wyeast 1056.
Simple but good!S...