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Posted in thread: This Year's "Left Overs Ale"... on 11-11-2013 at 08:15 PM
Did a one gallon brew with a pound of extra light DME, a handful of Amarillo and a packet of
dry wheat beer yeast. Should have been undrinkable but turned out to be a damn good summer
beer... shame th...
Posted in thread: 1st BIAB attempt coming up on 11-05-2013 at 03:05 PM
Feel free to PM me if you need any tips on sizing or stitching your bag, I've done a few
:)WilserOr just buy a bag from this guy, it will be top notch.
Posted in thread: Daft questultion on dry hopping on 09-02-2013 at 07:28 PM
Should be alright. I had back issues last week so had to let a pale ale dry hop for 12 days
instead of the planned 7 before I could bottle. Hydrometer sample tasted great with no hint of
a grassy tast...
Posted in thread: Are these colored specks normal? on 09-02-2013 at 07:14 PM
Completely normal looking. Walk away and be happy.
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 06-20-2013 at 08:57 PM
First taste of my batch of this after 3 weeks carbing up in bottles. Easily my best effort
since my return to brewing last summer. Followed the recipe apart from using carapale instead
of 10L and used...
Posted in thread: Small Frustrations... on 06-06-2013 at 09:02 PM
Think I read somewhere that squeezing the bag opens the holes in the material a bit more
letting out more trubby stuff, which sort of makes sense. I'm brewing tomorrow and am going to
try filtering th...
Posted in thread: cooper's draugth in new zealand on 06-05-2013 at 10:06 AM
I think the Coopers yeast has a bit of an undeserved bad rep. As long as you ferment it coolish
(20C or under) it is pretty clean. As Kiwis you should be able to get hold of Mauribrews dry
ale yeast w...
Posted in thread: Is there a 24hr yeast for beer on 06-04-2013 at 10:44 AM
There is something similar in Sweden called turbo yeast, basically used by Sweden's home
distillers to chew through their sugar mash quickly. Checked a few of the Swedish forums to see
if anyone has t...
Posted in thread: Mid-Atlantic SMaTH (yes, SMaTH) on 05-28-2013 at 01:37 PM
Do u have any previous experience with any of those mentioned above? I'd be inclined to try the
Whitebread or Challenger but thats because i have experience with the other two. EKG and
Fuggles also st...
Posted in thread: Mid-Atlantic SMaTH (yes, SMaTH) on 05-28-2013 at 12:27 PM
I won't have much time for BIAB brewing this summer so had planned to do four or five single
hop extract batches using hops I haven't used before (Citra, Simcoe, Palisade, maybe a New
Zealand hop). Ho...