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Posted in thread: Yeast allergies? on 01-17-2017 at 06:53 PM
I've never heard of this being an issue before. If there's some sort of airlock on the
fermentor I wouldn't think any yeast would able to escape since there's a barrier of water
between the beer and t...
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Posted in thread: Session IPA vs. Hoppy Pale Ale on 01-12-2017 at 02:34 AM
I want to like session IPA's but I just can't bring myself to spend the same money on half the
abv when it comes to commercial offerings. Brewing a session IPA myself is one thing because I
get a litt...
Posted in thread: Belgian ideas for a dude who doens't really dig Belgians on 01-12-2017 at 01:54 AM
I do a very light but big Golden Strong. 14lbs plisner1 lb Vienna 1 lb carapils dextrine2 lb
candi sugar (clear) crystals 1 oz perle and fuggle at 60 min1 oz fuggle at 5 minWyeast 1388 1
qt starter fe...
Posted in thread: Don't do a 30 min boil on 01-12-2017 at 01:42 AM
I do a 30 minute pale ale and it's totally fine. I do use 2 row instead of pils malt though
which might have something to do with it. Not sure what your grist was though or what brand
grains you were ...
Posted in thread: Session IPA vs. Hoppy Pale Ale on 01-11-2017 at 01:20 PM
Traditionally speaking a pale ale is usually maltier and not as dry as a session IPA or even a
regular IPA. I wouldn't mash a pale ale at 148 F but I wouldn't think twice about it for an
IPA. Between ...
Posted in thread: Belgian ideas for a dude who doens't really dig Belgians on 01-10-2017 at 07:06 PM
meet at Brew LoCo?think Rob is a member of all the local brew clubs; Hogs, NoVA Homebrew, HOWL,
West 50Yah, Brew LoCo, indeed. And yes, Rob, is a member and gets around when it comes to brew
Posted in thread: Belgian ideas for a dude who doens't really dig Belgians on 01-10-2017 at 04:42 PM
lol... Wort Hogs? (next month's competition category is Belgians)not a big fan of Belgians
either, but one of the Wort Hogs brewed a Tripel that was pretty tastygive me a few, I'll find
Posted in thread: Belgian ideas for a dude who doens't really dig Belgians on 01-10-2017 at 04:24 PM
I don't really dig belgians either but I love me some belgian IPA. Just throwing that out
there, I realize that's not a very popular opinion.A belgian IPA could be a good option. Maybe
mash a little h...
Posted in thread: Belgian ideas for a dude who doens't really dig Belgians on 01-10-2017 at 03:36 PM
Next month is Belgian month at the brew club. I've brewed a few Belgian beers before, they came
out well, but I just don't really like Belgian beers. I guess I have the option of not brewing