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Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 09-07-2014 at 03:59 PM
How big of a starter are you guys using for this?? I have a packet of Gigayeast Vermont yeast,
and if I make a starter out of that is it going to be enough? Or do I need a lot more. Mr.
Malty says a 1...
Posted in thread: So Frustrated! Wyeast 1968 Issues on 09-07-2014 at 02:18 AM
I'd say mash temp caused the high finish. 1.062 to 1.024 is about 62% ADF, which is definitely
in this yeast's ballpark. I have a robust porter that I mash at 154 then ferment with this
yeast in the l...
Posted in thread: So Frustrated! Wyeast 1968 Issues on 09-06-2014 at 08:46 PM
Brewed a Pumpkin Ale 9 days ago. Brew day went great. Used the Thunderstruck Recipe from the
database on here.Here is the recipe:Brewed BIAB style, tap water, campden added.8.5# 2-Row1.75#
Posted in thread: Thunderstruck Pumpkin Ale (AG and Extract versions) on 09-06-2014 at 12:29 AM
Not sure what happened with my batch. Brew day went great, with hitting all numbers right on.
Brewed BIAB with pumpkin in the mash. After about a week in the fermenter, using 2 smack packs
of 1968, I ...
Posted in thread: Thunderstruck Pumpkin Ale (AG and Extract versions) on 08-30-2014 at 12:19 AM
Just brewed this again for 2014. Used the recipe (all grain) for last year and it was an
incredible beer. Exactly what me and the wife wanted in terms of a Pumpkin beer. Its a great
recipe. For 2014 I...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5gal Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 08-11-2014 at 11:55 PM
Ummm, yep, Im in :)