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Posted in thread: New Hops- Hull Melon on 04-23-2016 at 05:51 PM
Paw Paw Brewery has a pale pale and another Michigan Brewer has an IPA made of Citra and Hull
Melon hop (a German hop). I contacted my local shop and it just became available. I have had
Posted in thread: Second runings or parti-gyle sugar additions on 04-22-2016 at 06:56 PM
did with 2 lbs corn sugar and am adding an old run where I did the SK first'.MO......14
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout (2011 HBT Competition Category Winner) on 04-07-2016 at 05:21 PM
Brewed in June; Bottled in November. In April it has been fantastic. This year I'm going hold a
case until its a year old. Unfortunately its April and I just finished my last pint. The last
was the be...
Posted in thread: Second runings or parti-gyle sugar additions on 03-29-2016 at 08:27 PM
I have seen questions on big beers about how much sugar should I add to a parti-gyle. up until
last summer when I was looking for a good Barleywine recipe; I saw the Fireside barley recipe
that I deci...
Posted in thread: Blackberry Wine suggestions on varities on 03-22-2016 at 04:42 PM
Probably Black Satin Thornless blackberries.For a good recipe try baderbrewing. It is at .com
It seems my computer will not let me send the e address. It is really step by step and is close
to my wine...
Posted in thread: Fireside Barleywine on 03-20-2016 at 10:35 PM
I would add 2 lbs of corn sugar. Notes on cane sugar leaves residual sugar in the wort. Corn
sugar will convert fully. I found most of that info in sweetening back in wine discussions when
you want a ...
Posted in thread: Blackberry Wine suggestions on varities on 03-16-2016 at 05:11 PM
I live in Toledo. there are 3 places I have purchased most get Regina juice and grapes. In
Detroit is califonia grape supply. They also get shipments from Italy and Chile in April.
However owner is ru...
Posted in thread: Blackberry Wine suggestions on varities on 03-13-2016 at 07:41 PM
About 10 years ago, a friend was on S0uth Bass Island at Lonz winery. A deck crashed, killing 1
or 2 people putting the winery out of business. My friend brought a bottle of Blackberry wine
from that ...
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout (2011 HBT Competition Category Winner) on 02-18-2016 at 01:22 AM
Look I am the oldest brewer on this web site. I did my first batch before you were born(1973).
I Do 22 carboys a year. 2 RIS 2 Scottish ale 1 Barley wine the rest all day IPA's. Also 3
Carboys of Cali...
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout (2011 HBT Competition Category Winner) on 02-17-2016 at 07:15 PM
Almost looking for a little pep talk here. A few years ago, I made this beer for my best friend
when he and his wife announced they were pregnant, at about 3 months. I took the grain and ran
a second ...