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Posted in thread: At what point are the IBUs "double"? on 08-02-2015 at 08:22 PM
Despite what the formulas calculate, there is a physical limit to how much alpha acid can be
isomerized in a wort. That limit is about 100IBUs.I agree with joshesmusica, the burden of
proof is on thos...
Posted in thread: At what point are the IBUs "double"? on 08-02-2015 at 06:04 PM
Bjcp category 14c - imperial IPA - 60-120 ibusSince I assume the same would apply for an IPL
and an IIPL I have my answer, thanks! What do you call something with over 120 IBUs?
Posted in thread: At what point are the IBUs "double"? on 08-02-2015 at 06:02 PM
I'm not an IPA expert or officanado. My 2¢ is 60 IBUs is on the high end for an IPA on the low
end of an IIPA.In a like manner: OG = 1.070 is the high end for an IPA and the low end for an
Posted in thread: At what point are the IBUs "double"? on 08-02-2015 at 05:47 PM
I brewed an India Pale Lager yesterday and ended up using 11.6 oz of 7.2% AA Cascade pellets
for 10 gallons. I estimated using Brewsmith that my IBUs were 84.8, however 3 of the 11.6
ounces were added...
Posted in thread: Cascades on 07-31-2015 at 03:30 AM
How old is Seymor in hop years?
Posted in thread: Time frame from flower to hop cone on 07-28-2015 at 10:04 PM
You might try some bloom fertilizer which I believe is high in phosphorus.
Posted in thread: Could Someone Please Explain the Benefits of a Stir Plate? on 07-28-2015 at 02:31 PM
I built one which worked reasonably well for almost two years but the stirbar seemed to rattle
all the time no matter how I adjusted the speed. Earlier this year I had some discretionary
funds fall in...
Posted in thread: Chocolate stout = three years in bucket. What should I do with it? on 07-28-2015 at 09:56 AM
Apparently OP posts at the same frequency he checks his fermenters.
Posted in thread: What are you doing with your AHA free hops? on 07-27-2015 at 03:20 AM
What free hops?I paid for a two year membership in July and got squadoosh.
Posted in thread: What do you do when plant reaches top of pole? on 07-26-2015 at 04:27 PM
A couple of my first year bines have reached the top of my 15.5' teepee and kept going but they
only grew about 2 more feet at most. The top of the teepee isn't exactly neat and orderly now
but there ...