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Posted in thread: ESB Recipe: Feedback Needed Before Brew day on 08-16-2011 at 06:43 PM
I recently put together an ESB recipe and since I've never brewed this style before I'd like to
get some feed back on the recipe before buying the ingredients. Note this recipe is inspired by
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping in my primary fermenter on 07-16-2010 at 07:46 PM
I used Safale US-05 yeast and have had a steady fermentation since I pitched it. It started
fermenting / bubbling within 8 hours of my pitching it. On day 7 it was still bubbling often
enough that I d...
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping in my primary fermenter on 07-16-2010 at 05:48 PM
I asked the owner of my local home brew shop and he said he's dry hopped after a week of the
wort being in the primary and also waited longer to dry hop and didn't see a significant
difference. I'll p...
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping in my primary fermenter on 07-16-2010 at 02:47 PM
I know I should probably wait till the wort/beer has been in the primary for a couple of weeks
before I dry hop it, but I'd like to have my IPA as a summer beer. So I thought I'd do the
Posted in thread: How many IBUs are needed in an Imperial Stout? on 07-14-2010 at 09:49 PM
A friend and I had an idea to brew an imperial stout for the winter and brew it sometime in the
next few week so we can age it with bourbon soaked oak chips and cold pressed coffee until
Posted in thread: Home Brews to review on my blog on 07-13-2010 at 09:36 PM
I've actually reviewed some of my friends' homebrews in the past. The video quality isn't
great, but check them out.
Posted in thread: Bottling bucket as a secondary fermenter on 07-13-2010 at 01:33 PM
Ok I was going to dry hop in the primary anyways. I just thought I'd ask the more experiences
homebrewers on this forum it using a secondary fermenter was a better idea.I'll leave the beer
in the prim...
Posted in thread: Bottling bucket as a secondary fermenter on 07-13-2010 at 06:12 AM
I am in the 2nd half of my primary fermenting of an IPA I brewed last thurs. and am planning on
dry hopping it on Friday (1 week mark). As a new homebrewer I currently do not have a carboy to
use as a...
Posted in thread: Home Brews to review on my blog on 07-13-2010 at 06:08 AM
I hope to start filming some homebrewing videos, but for now most of the videos I post on my
beer blog ( ) are craft beer reviews. I thought it would be cool to start reviewing some home
brews. In t...
Posted in thread: Taking Primary Fermenter in a car on 07-11-2010 at 04:52 AM
Living in NYC where most apartments (including mine) do not have central AC makes it hard to
home brew in the summer because only certain rooms have window unit ACs and leaving them
running can get qu...