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Posted in thread: How does everyone keep up? on 02-03-2016 at 08:08 AM
5 gallons=52 beers.If you're making and drinking 52 beers every 2-3 weeks you have my respect.
That's also averaging almost 4 beers per day, just of homebrew.Building up a pipeline, and
holding off on...
Posted in thread: Brown Malt on 02-03-2016 at 12:35 AM
There`s also carabrown malt which isn`t a crystal malt but sort of a light brown malt/dark
biscuit malt. If you want something less strong/bitter it might work.
Posted in thread: 2015 hop crop on 02-02-2016 at 09:18 AM
To be honest I'm surprised there haven't been more problems with 2015 hops after last year's
Posted in thread: CaraBrown malt on 02-02-2016 at 09:05 AM
Well have started drinking my carabrown-heavy dubbel, as people have noted it tastes UTTERLY
different than C60 malt.Recipe was 2 kilos pilsner, 2 kilos llight Weyermann munich, 450 grams
Posted in thread: New APA recipe development on 01-29-2016 at 09:07 AM
Well, most popular APA I brewed had a grain bill of 90% Vienna, 4.5% Victory, 4.5% Carared and
1% Caraaroma mashed low and fermented nice and dry with US-05. Lots of flavor without being
cloying or sw...
Posted in thread: Over attenuation on 01-29-2016 at 12:34 AM
On the subject of attenuation, what yeast has low attenuation and low esters? SWMBO likes malt
bombs but most esters are nails on the chalkboard for me. After some research it seems to be
Posted in thread: US-05 hot temp pitch on 01-29-2016 at 12:31 AM
Don`t worry too much, US05 is pretty good with higher temps compared to most non-Belgian yeast.
Still that ambient temp is a bit on the high side during termentation as the wort will be
hotter than yo...
Posted in thread: What is the cheapest possible wine or beer you could make that is also drinkable? on 01-27-2016 at 10:23 PM
Probably for me 2 kilos of munich malt and enough rice or high maltose corn syrup to get the OG
up and one oz of bittering hops.
Posted in thread: I need a sanity check....Long Story About the Wife on 01-27-2016 at 09:06 AM
A lot of these responses are based on what I've presented as being cut and dry. What I
presented is absolutely one sided, written out of pain and anger, and as such I'm sure it's
painting her in as ba...
Posted in thread: I need a sanity check....Long Story About the Wife on 01-26-2016 at 10:27 PM
In the past some of my wife`s friends were cheating so I got a front row seat to some of the
song and dance. Things like:-Sudden schedule changes on the weekend.-Going waaaay out of their
way to "prov...