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Posted in thread: Rye IPA Recipe Critique on 04-15-2015 at 05:45 PM
Looks like a good recipe, I make one very similar. I really like the Nelson hops. The only
critique I can give is to consider replacing the carapils with crystal 60. It will give you a
little more fla...
Posted in thread: Expertise needed on my first non-kit beer on 04-15-2015 at 01:58 PM
I would just let it sit, but I want to swap it over to a secondary fermentor so I can add 100%
cacao powder to the beer. Normally, I'd let it sit in the primary, but I need to move it into a
Posted in thread: Rye IPA Recipe Critique on 04-14-2015 at 11:19 PM
Hello Everyone:After having just sampled Green Flash's Rye IPA, was feeling inspired and wanted
to attempt my first Rye. I originally had 1.5#s of Crystal 60, but removed it thinking it was
too much a...
Posted in thread: Grain Mill Suggestions on 04-03-2015 at 11:22 PM
I have a $30 Corona mill. Works great, and has lasted years with zero problems. This, and agree
completely if cost is an issue. Have a corona mill attached to a small piece of 2x4, which
rests inside ...
Posted in thread: Saison Recipe Critique on 03-27-2015 at 08:44 PM
I think your hop profile looks great, I usually bitter with Magnum, high AA with no flavor
contribution, I would probably only use about 0.5 oz. in this recipe. I added 2 oz. of Nelson
at flameout, an...
Posted in thread: Mosaic Saison on 03-27-2015 at 06:24 PM
Speaking of dry, I always include 5 to 10 percent simple sugars in my saisons. You made a hood
choice by omitting specialty malts, but the only thing I'd recommend is to add some sugar or
honey in the...
Posted in thread: Saison Recipe Critique on 03-27-2015 at 06:07 PM
I have also made a saiaon with 3711 and late Nelson hops, it was fantastic. I also dry hoped it
with some Nelson as well.3711 is my favorite yeast, it is a beast! You may want to raise the
ferm temp a...
Posted in thread: Saison Recipe Critique on 03-27-2015 at 04:15 PM
If your asking me, I didn't use a 60minI used .5oz of Nelson at 15min and .5oz of Nelson at
5min., that's all the hop addition I used for the one beer I made with Nelson.Ah, ok, thanks
for the insight...
Posted in thread: Saison Recipe Critique on 03-27-2015 at 01:50 PM
Thanks, given the hop description, was thinking it would complement nicely too. What did you
use for bittering @ 60??
Posted in thread: Saison Recipe Critique on 03-26-2015 at 11:56 PM
Hey all,Was looking for any final critiques before my brew day of a Saison this weekend.
Specifically, although other feedback is certainly welcome, the hops choice (Nelson Sauvin) and
the usage of Pa...