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Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-24-2013 at 09:45 PM
I'm in, thanks!
Posted in thread: Four Peaks Hop Knot Clone on 11-03-2013 at 03:07 AM
Okay, I learned a bit more about BeerSmith and tried again entering your All Grain recipe and
then converted it to an estimate of my basic equipment. This is what it gave me for the extract
Posted in thread: Four Peaks Hop Knot Clone on 11-03-2013 at 01:38 AM
Thanks for all the work to design this recipe. I live in Colorado and can't get Hop Knot unless
my father in law brings some when he visits. I want to make some Hop Knot for his visit during
Posted in thread: Why is my beer flat? on 03-15-2013 at 10:12 PM
After you bottle, you need to let them condition at room temp basically.....not in the fridge.
After 2,3, or 4 weeks depending on the beer, then put it in the fridge, let it chill and rest,
Posted in thread: What am I doing wrong? on 03-15-2013 at 03:05 PM
Do you guys think I should put some sugar in the keg so it'll carb while aging or not?
Posted in thread: What am I doing wrong? on 03-15-2013 at 02:57 PM
Thanks guys. I was about to say I know nothing about starters but you replied in time for that.
Posted in thread: What am I doing wrong? on 03-15-2013 at 02:06 PM
1272 is not Chico. Those instructions suck. One smack pack does not contain nearly enough of a
culture to ferment a beer with that og. The kit sucked. No wonder you're tasting off flavors.
Posted in thread: What am I doing wrong? on 03-15-2013 at 05:08 AM
I just checked Williams kits. Their IIPA comes w/chico which is Wyeast 1056. 68F is too high
for that strain. I'd guess underpitching and higher temps are your culprits here.I went
downstairs and grab...
Posted in thread: What am I doing wrong? on 03-15-2013 at 02:22 AM
I assume by underpitching you mean I didn't put in enough yeast? I put in what the kit came
with and instructed. I'm a beginner, hence posting in this forum here....I just figured the kit
would come w...
Posted in thread: What am I doing wrong? on 03-15-2013 at 02:15 AM
It just tastes very potent, like liquor, not beer, or any IIPA I've ever had. But it's not aged
yet, so we'll see.Mostly I was just posting this thread to figure out why my ABV comes out much