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Posted in thread: black Native Texas Persimmon Mead help? on 10-19-2015 at 05:17 PM
After one year, the mead is fantastic. It is very sweet and fruity, with an amber color in the
glass reminiscent of whiskey.This fruit makes a very tasty mead, despite its black and scary
Posted in thread: Brother's Modelo on 10-09-2015 at 05:02 PM
I am getting ready for a double-batch of this on Sunday. I cannot make enough to satiate both
my brother and myself. ;)
Posted in thread: Brother's Modelo on 08-13-2015 at 11:29 PM
I have used both Chocolate Wheat and Briess Midnight Wheat successfully, and never noticed a
meaningful difference between the two.6-Row is a traditional American grain, more like what the
Posted in thread: Brother's Modelo on 05-14-2015 at 08:20 PM
This beer has been carefully designed to be like a much, much better version of Negra Modelo.
People who like Negra Modelo and the BMC beers, in general, like my brother, will likely
discover this bee...
Posted in thread: Safbrew abbaye on 04-19-2015 at 10:35 PM
I made a Patersbier Belgian Pale with this yeast. I am sipping dregs from bottling day now. 8
pounds pilsner, 2 pounds Vienna, and 1/2 Caramunich with a single infusion mash, and a 90
minute boil. 1 o...
Posted in thread: Simplicity Partial Mash Witbier on 04-12-2015 at 09:03 PM
Thank you for the recipe.I brewed this recipe on April 04. When I got home from the lhbs, I
realized I had purchased 3 lbs of light/pilsner DME instead of Briess Bavarian Wheat DME... I
went ahead and...
Posted in thread: What is the cheapest method of heating? on 01-23-2015 at 06:45 PM
Poking around, I'm curious to know if anyone has used a Rocket Stove? I've got a ton of
combustibles in my yard. It looks drastically cheaper than solar, and more wallet-friendly than
Posted in thread: What is the cheapest method of heating? on 01-23-2015 at 05:31 PM
I would love to save up for some solar paneling and converters and go completely green with my
brewing. It looks ridiculously expensive, though, and would require more technical skill than I
Posted in thread: What is the cheapest method of heating? on 01-23-2015 at 04:43 PM
Howdy,I have been using a turkey fryer for a while now, and find propane a very effective
heating mechanism, but I wonder if it is the cheapest method to use to heat the kettle.I have
looked at adding...
Posted in thread: Texas black persimmon on 09-25-2014 at 01:43 PM
I have just made a mead with some Texas Persimmons (I'm in SATX) and a basic dry mead with 3
pounds of honey per gallon of water and about 1/2 pound of fruit pulp with champagne yeast was
so sweet whe...