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  • Posted in thread: Lambic (BOS, 3rd BOS and Two Golds) on 06-02-2016 at 05:22 AM
    Yeroc,Thanks, it was the straight batch. Both that batch and the cherry juice batch were nearly
    identical. The juice imparted a little color (maybe 2-3 SRM) and maybe some flavor? The
    lambicus in the ...

  • Posted in thread: Lambic (BOS, 3rd BOS and Two Golds) on 05-31-2016 at 06:43 PM
    UPDATE:My entry in the California State fair scored a 37/50 and made the Mini-BOS. Can't wait
    to see the notes to see what the judges thought. Just got some fresh Bugfarm. Going to have to
    brew this u...

  • Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Stone Arrogant Bastard on 05-14-2016 at 05:22 AM
    So the keys to this beer after tasting side-by-side with AB:Recipe 845 is damn
    close....seriously...95+% there:A few things for future batches....1) All Chinook, no dry hop.
    Was at 100 ibus...seems ab...

  • Posted in thread: Lambic (BOS, 3rd BOS and Two Golds) on 05-02-2016 at 05:02 PM
    Entering my last bottles of 2014 batch in the California State Fair. We will see how they do :)

  • Posted in thread: Lambic (BOS, 3rd BOS and Two Golds) on 05-02-2016 at 05:01 PM
    How stale? I would guess....1/2 to 3/4 oz at 60 min depending on the IBU's. Anything that can
    get you at 10 ibus or under.

  • Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Stone Arrogant Bastard on 04-24-2016 at 01:24 AM
    So bottled this....and I have to say after 1 week... Its tasty. My wife said "tastes like a
    brown IPA." I can pick a roasty, almost coffee note from it. Cidery note from the yeast is very
    muted. This ...

  • Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Stone Arrogant Bastard on 04-18-2016 at 04:58 PM
    Thers your problem, if you use this yeast, a nice low temp is best.70F Ambient is too high,
    meaning you temp is a few degrees warmer, which will throw off all sorts of weird esters and
    flavours. which...

  • Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Stone Arrogant Bastard on 04-11-2016 at 10:22 PM
    Ambient air was 70F. I know the internal temp can be 8-10 degrees higher than ambient. It felt
    slightly warm to the touch during fermentation. Have never had any issues with Nottingham or
    Safale 05......

  • Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Stone Arrogant Bastard on 04-11-2016 at 10:07 PM
    So just to update....The beer finished around 1.013 so its about 8.5 %. A bit bigger than AB.
    Color is very close as is the bitterness. Very fruity flavor. My one issue was using Safale 04.
    If I brew ...

  • Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Stone Arrogant Bastard on 04-04-2016 at 10:33 PM
    Just brewed the 845 recipe....as a mini mash, partial boil....Mashed at 149/150 for just under
    1 hour. Topped up with 2 gallons of water. Still my OG was high. Brought it down to
    1.077.Rehydrated 2 pa...

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