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Posted in thread: Taste shift on 05-19-2015 at 05:25 PM
It sounds like a classic case of Lupulin Threshold Shift. You've grown accustomed to the
presence of hops in beer so you are numb to its bitterness, flavor, and aroma. It leaves you
with the want for ...
Posted in thread: Boiling tip on 05-19-2015 at 12:45 PM
You are ruining one of the best excuses to buy a larger kettle.
Posted in thread: The dangers of skunking are real!!! on 05-17-2015 at 06:16 PM
Another reason to drink from a stein.
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping - Bag or not? on 05-04-2015 at 09:02 PM
You could try using a bag over your siphon. I prefer to use hop bags. For clarity I run off my
mash tun slowly, recirculate some, get a rolling boil, use Irish moss, cold crash after
fermentation is c...
Posted in thread: National Homebrew Day Giveaway! on 05-02-2015 at 01:43 PM
I wouldn't say that I've advanced brewing or anything. Today I dry-hopped my hoppy wheat beer
and I tapped a stout I made. Here's a picture of it. You can see some hop bines creeping in on
the left si...
Posted in thread: Looking for ideas to use these motors... on 05-02-2015 at 12:44 PM
These look like the thumpers from Dune.
Posted in thread: Lagering specifics and reasons? on 05-02-2015 at 12:40 PM
Ok. I got the advice of a week from several people making the hybrid pilsner with kölsch yeast.
I went with 5 days at 14c, 3 days 20, now 4 days dry hop, and was thinking of "lagering" for a
week. So ...
Posted in thread: Carl Sagan Homebrew T shirt on Woot Today on 05-01-2015 at 04:34 PM
I found this one too.
Posted in thread: All-in-ones - the future of homebrewing? on 04-29-2015 at 12:45 AM
I like being able to take a day to brew. It's like therapy.I'm the same way. I wouldn't mind
having a "more automated" system, but if the machine did all the work it wouldn't be fun for
me. It's like ...