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Posted in thread: Hops in cold climate questions on 05-12-2014 at 02:22 PM
Not exactly in line with what OP is inquiring about but i'm just wondering how you would rate
your hops in terms of quality compared to commercially bought ones. For example how would you
rate the aro...
Posted in thread: Growing malted barley on 04-27-2014 at 04:34 PM
I wanted some maris otter to grow at home so i planted some malted grains and guess what.
quite skeptical but i got 10 plants from a few hundred seeds (very approx). Who would've
Posted in thread: High Esters, why? on 11-07-2013 at 09:29 AM
I call that "ugly baby syndrome"I was in that space for the first few beers. I think if you
start to appreciate the quality craft brews out there it's impossible not to see the flaws in
Posted in thread: High Esters, why? on 11-06-2013 at 11:54 PM
Mmmmm. I'm gonna change one thing one brew at a time and record my perceived changes.
Posted in thread: High Esters, why? on 11-06-2013 at 11:15 PM
Helibrewer,I do single infusions for all ales
Posted in thread: High Esters, why? on 11-06-2013 at 11:14 PM
It's just when you read on here you get people saying they ferment in a pig trough
(exaggeration) and they get these wonderfully clean beers. It makes you think are you're
getting carried away getting...
Posted in thread: High Esters, why? on 11-06-2013 at 09:05 PM
I'm fermenting at 66. The probe is taped under bubble wrap on the side of the bucket. My
stc-1000 is reporting 18.5C and the adhesive thermometer on the side of the bucket is saying
66F so everything ...
Posted in thread: High Esters, why? on 11-06-2013 at 12:30 PM
I've been home brewing for three years now and i seem to be getting a higher level of esters in
my ales than when i started. At first i though it was just my high gravity beers but it seems
to be acro...
Posted in thread: Fuggles plant crisis, HELP! on 09-21-2013 at 09:33 PM
my Cascade is prototypically bitter but not as heady as retailed leaf. I adjust schedules to
compensate and they're all good...Cheers!Yep, my cascades smell just well, not cascade like. In
fact they j...
Posted in thread: Fuggles plant crisis, HELP! on 09-21-2013 at 05:38 PM
Do people generally tend to find what comes off their vines as good as what comes from the