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Posted in thread: Nerds Candy Cream Ale on 09-14-2014 at 01:38 PM
Anyone have any thoughts on how to use Nerds Candy in a cream ale? After kegging, I'll have 1
gallon or so left to bottle in an experimental batch. Here is what I'm thinking:1. When
Posted in thread: How Long on Cocoa Nibs on 09-14-2014 at 01:18 PM
+1 to roasting/toasting first+1 to letting sit in vodka/rum for a week before adding to
secondary (you will definitely notice the smell of the chocolate this way when you add it; I
always notice an ov...
Posted in thread: Slow yeast down? on 08-22-2014 at 12:48 AM
put in large buckets of ice water
Posted in thread: Using/Storing Field Corn for my next Cream Ale on 08-08-2014 at 01:28 AM
THANKS giraffe for the correct terminology to help me search better. I just read and this has
all the info I need.
Posted in thread: Using/Storing Field Corn for my next Cream Ale on 08-07-2014 at 05:09 PM
Greetings,I plan on using some field corn grown on my family's grounds. I've picked 10 ears,
but am wondering any advice on how to store and then also eventually use them in my mash in a
few months (w...
Posted in thread: Creamy pale Wheat Beer on 08-07-2014 at 04:48 PM
Thank you, I will try that with the next batch, how do I reduce the colour?My first wheat beer
looks far too bright, almost honey like in colour.If you do longer boils (like 90 minutes or
more) or boi...
Posted in thread: Cold crashing before dry hopping on 08-01-2014 at 12:08 PM
Thanks Wolfbrau, I'll have to try that malt then and perhaps hop schedule too.As far as getting
hazy beer when dry-hopping, I've never had this issue; I ALWAYS cold crash hard BEFORE
transfer, siphon ...
Posted in thread: Dark Cherry Wheat on 08-01-2014 at 11:56 AM
I'm not expert, but I would think anything with "wheat" in the title would have to count as a
percentage of wheat in your total grain bill. I've used the 1010 and personally like it better
than the Ge...
Posted in thread: Dark Cherry Wheat on 07-29-2014 at 12:17 PM
Yeah, hops don't show much with this one so you can use whatever; that's the beauty about home
brew! Use what u got on hand. Your yeast and cherries will dominate this one for sure! Sounds
Posted in thread: Creamy pale Wheat Beer on 07-29-2014 at 12:27 AM
If you want a creamy mouth feel, make sure you add some oats!!