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Posted in thread: 12 Beers of Christmas 2017 on 02-13-2017 at 11:58 PM
Anyone have a good Bavarian Weizen recipe as a starting point? I found a few recipes online,
but they are lower alcohol versions. I'm looking for more punch. Maybe an Imperial Weizen? It
is Christmas ...
Posted in thread: 12 Beers of Christmas 2017 on 02-08-2017 at 01:48 AM
I had used WLP 500 Trappist Ale yeast when I brewed the Caramel Quad a few yrs ago. I was happy
with it in terms of fermentation, but I had a bit of difficulty bottle carbing, even after
adding fresh ...
Posted in thread: Equipment storage boxes on 02-07-2017 at 03:46 AM
I have a long flat rubbermaid storage box that I keep all the do-dads I need for a brew day so
I can schlep it up and down from the basement. Some stuff is primarily stored in some of the
cabinets in ...
Posted in thread: 12 Beers Of Christmas 2016! on 02-06-2017 at 12:24 AM
Continuing the game with one of my own...I'm really happy at how the Fruitcake Old Ale came out
this year... Want to thank all of you for participating!
Posted in thread: 12 Beers Of Christmas 2016! on 02-05-2017 at 11:37 PM
Just about game time, and last but not least is the Juniper Rye Bock! There's a caramel
sweetness, the juniper is subtle...and was this oaked? There's almost a burbouny aroma and
flavor in there....
Posted in thread: 12 Beers Of Christmas 2016! on 02-05-2017 at 11:27 PM
I'm making this for 12 Beers 2017. Any recommendations? It the tart overwhelming?No, not in the
slightest! I'd definitely take recipe advice from mike_23us on this one!
Posted in thread: 12 Beers Of Christmas 2016! on 02-05-2017 at 09:24 PM
Getting ready for the Super Bowl... The Cherry Dubbel! Very pretty red hue, the cherry flavor
and a refreshing tartness hits first then the malt moves down the palate. I'm going to say the
color of th...
Posted in thread: What came in the mail for you today? on 02-05-2017 at 05:34 PM
Was waiting for me when I got home from a business trip yesterday! Can't wait to replumb all
the gas lines in my kegerator!
Posted in thread: 12 Beers Of Christmas 2016! on 02-05-2017 at 02:56 AM
Still slowly working my way through these brews...the Caramel Quad is very nice! Quite a bit
lighter in color than the one I brewed a few years ago, but has a very similar aroma and
Posted in thread: 12 Beers of Christmas 2017 on 01-31-2017 at 04:08 PM
Ok, SWMBO just came in and said I should do it. I am in. Fruitcake Old Ale it is. I was
planning a brew day in a couple weeks so I will get right to it. I found this recipe