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Posted in thread: Priming Options on 08-29-2016 at 03:27 PM
Corn sugar is preferred as its easy to find (for most), cheap, doesn't impart any flavor. Other
types can be used but you aren't looking for a full fermentation, just give the yeast enough
sugar to ki...
Posted in thread: Priming Options on 08-29-2016 at 03:15 PM
First off, I apologize if there has already been a thread dedicated to this topic. Nothing came
up in the search regarding exactly what I am inquiring about.Anyhow, I just used Northern
Posted in thread: Which do you like better? on 08-29-2016 at 12:43 PM
Drinking...It's why I started making in the first place.
Posted in thread: Midwest's Simply Beer IPA on 08-28-2016 at 10:30 PM
Can someone say if this IPA finishes dry? I'm concerned that an all extract IPA will finsih a
little on the 3 sweet side. I'd like it to finish dry around 1.14 or dryer.With adding the
extra lb of DME...
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 08-27-2016 at 03:24 AM
Kona's Castaway IPA.Not bad at all. I've stayed away from Kona for a long time because their
mainstay seller is a lager. And while there is nothing wrong with lagers, I'm just not a fan.
Bought one of...
Posted in thread: Thinking of Doing a 20 Minute Blonde on 08-26-2016 at 12:18 PM
Yeah - 5 pounds DME in a 5 gallon batch is pretty much a session beerIt's what I'm looking for.
Kona Big Wave is under 5%. This will most likely bring me to about 5% using 05.
Posted in thread: Thinking of Doing a 20 Minute Blonde on 08-25-2016 at 11:47 PM
How many gallons?Sorry bout that... 5 gallons.
Posted in thread: Thinking of Doing a 20 Minute Blonde on 08-25-2016 at 10:10 PM
I think you'll be fine but would move all the citra to the 1 minute mark. I think it will be
OK, but worst case scenario you've brewed yourself a nice session IPA. Brew on!Session IPA? I
can think of ...
Posted in thread: Thinking of Doing a 20 Minute Blonde on 08-25-2016 at 09:07 PM
I do these short boil extract brews often. It looks fine to me. You plan to chill it pretty
quickly with an IC or a counterflow chiller, right?Unfortunately, I don't own either atm. I'm
planning on a ...
Posted in thread: Thinking of Doing a 20 Minute Blonde on 08-25-2016 at 08:32 PM
This weekend...- 5 lbs Pilsen Light DME- 1 lb Crystal 10- .5 oz Galaxy (20 min)- .5 oz Galaxy
(10 min)- .5 Citra (5 min)- .5 Citra (1 min)- US-05Looking for something a little like Kona's
Big Wave wit...