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Posted in thread: Help with competition style for "hoptober" like beer on 01-03-2012 at 04:09 PM
Yeah recipe would help. If you used a lager yeast (which is quite likely if you were doing a
Hoptoberfest clone) it would probably be lacking in esters that judges are consciously (or
Posted in thread: What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great! on 01-02-2012 at 09:28 PM
So while newish (been brewing for 5 years) I brew between 80-120 gallons a year so I figure
that qualifies me to throw a couple good screw ups out there. My friend and I who brew together
most of the ...
Posted in thread: sanitation FAIL on 01-02-2012 at 06:17 PM
Dude, congrats! Glad to hear this turned out okay.
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2011? on 11-26-2011 at 12:58 AM
So just joining in. Here's the damage:5 gallons Imperial Bourbon barrel stout5 gallons British
style Best Bitter5 gallons Maple Amber Ale5 gallons of Pilsner5 gallons Hefeweizen5 gallons of
Posted in thread: whiskey beer on 07-07-2011 at 05:22 AM
I did a "bourbon barrel" recipe I made by soaking two ounces of oak chips in a cup of bourbon
during the primary fermentation. I aged it in Secondary for a month. Like someone else on here
Posted in thread: Hops gone bad? on 07-07-2011 at 05:06 AM
Good to know about funky belgians. I actually want to do a Flemish sour red sometime soon.
Anyone got pointers for it besides funky hops?
Posted in thread: Hops gone bad? on 07-05-2011 at 10:29 PM
So a friend of mine who I brew with from time to time is taking to the road for about two or
three months, and as such, I reap the benefits of his departure by receiving all his as yet
unused grain an...
Posted in thread: West Coast IPA? on 07-05-2011 at 10:23 PM
So perhaps this is a Neophyte question, but what's the difference between a "west coast" IPA
and an American IPA? Is there one? I admit that I ask out of ignorance and as someone who likes
a nice fres...
Posted in thread: Bottle label removal on 05-25-2011 at 11:00 PM
$5 if you drink it.Get me like this :drunk: and that might seem like a good idea.
Posted in thread: Birthday Gift: Would you like it? on 05-25-2011 at 10:52 PM
after looking at that I don't think you'll need the racking cane. But you will definitely still
need bottle caps.