Last Activity:11-25-2014 3:21 PM
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Posted in thread: Imperial Stout advice on 11-25-2014 at 09:21 PM
I'm aiming for a 6 gallon batch, my efficiency was pretty low last time and at a 6 gallon batch
I had enough to fill a 5 gallon carboy up to the neck to secondary. I plan to bulk age for 9
months or s...
Posted in thread: Imperial Stout advice on 11-24-2014 at 03:37 PM
I might back off just a bit on the special B as well--1lb should be good there.And if you'll
be short of 11.5% if you go from 100 to 20.I've been debating going down to 1lb of special B
and doing .25...
Posted in thread: Imperial Stout advice on 11-24-2014 at 01:40 PM
Sweet, it must be the perfect recipe! (what a shameless bump)
Posted in thread: Imperial Stout advice on 11-23-2014 at 01:37 PM
I'm gearing up to go for my second Imperial Stout and was looking for some feed back from the
community. I've decided to back off of my first recipe and shoot for an RIS around only
11.5-12% this time...
Posted in thread: BrewsBySmith 2 stage Fermentation Temperature Controller Giveaway! on 10-23-2014 at 10:20 PM
I'd like in. Thanks
Posted in thread: RIS with High Finishing Gravity on 10-17-2014 at 10:35 PM
No one? Would another forum be a better place? Perhaps, lambic and wild brewing?
Posted in thread: RIS with High Finishing Gravity on 10-16-2014 at 05:12 AM
I used WLP 007. I grew a starter that was pitched at 1.5 mil cells/ml/šP. Then I pitched it in
wort that I aerated for 6 minutes with pure O2 @ .5 LPM. I re-aerated at 18 hours for 2 minutes
@ .5 LPM....
Posted in thread: RIS with High Finishing Gravity on 10-16-2014 at 04:18 AM
Hey all, I brewed up my first RIS back in March. I've known for a while that it finished high,
1.039, but was hoping that some aging would make it drinkable. My mistake was believing
BrewSmith and mas...
Posted in thread: What single change most improved your beer? on 09-14-2014 at 02:39 PM
Definitely temp control. I got tired of hearing you can't make great beer with extract, so I
brewed an all extract DIPA and entered it into a competition. There were 132 entries and it
took gold in IP...
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In to win