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Posted in thread: 2 week old barleywine flavor on 04-24-2012 at 05:34 AM
Thanks for the feedback!I was a bit panicked that I had an infection when that overwhelming
bitterness kicked in, but I couldn't believe what a difference even a day made when I racked it
and pulled a...
Posted in thread: What makes a "tripel" a tripel? on 04-24-2012 at 01:49 AM
To revive this thread yet again, I have a recipe for barley wine that I am following and it
says to pitch fresh yeast at bottling. The guy at the local brewing supply store didn't think
it would be ne...
Posted in thread: 2 week old barleywine flavor on 04-24-2012 at 01:29 AM
So, I racked this beer to secondary and tasted it again. The bitterness was still there, but it
had mellowed considerably already. There was still an alcohol warmness and bite to it though,
but I'm ho...
Posted in thread: kindle question on 04-21-2012 at 11:01 PM
My wife and I each have a Kindle fire for $100 less than the cost of a single WiFi iPad. We
like them. They are basically toys but not as capable as the iPad. As long as all your GF reads
are Kindle b...
Posted in thread: 2 week old barleywine flavor on 04-21-2012 at 10:27 AM
I am new to home brewing and I picked a barleywine for my first project, which I realize
probably wasn't the best choice. But, I did have some help from my fairly experienced home
brewing in-laws. How...