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Posted in thread: Brewing 3 gallons vs 5? on 01-20-2013 at 06:35 PM
I am on this boat as well. I have been doing 2.5-3 gallons now for 6 months and it works out
much better for us guys that enjoy having decent selection.
Posted in thread: Blueberry Brew on 01-15-2013 at 08:44 AM
Try a protein rest at 122-125 for head retention, it is debated whether or not this actually
works to aid in head retention. As far as chocolate and honey goes, use some chocolate malt and
a small amo...
Posted in thread: How thick to mash this grain? on 01-11-2013 at 08:33 AM
Mash at a low temp for light mouth feel, maybe 148-152. +1 for suggesting beersmith it will
make your brew days much easier. Also, I do 1.66 qt per lb of grain. Once you get everything
dialed in you w...
Posted in thread: Brewing Classic Styles on 01-11-2013 at 08:23 AM
I enjoyed Ray Daniels "Designing Great Beers" a bit more. From a reference stand point and the
fact that I would rather write my own recipes is why I think "Designing Great Beers" resonated
with me a ...
Posted in thread: The one that made you say, "Hmm." on 01-11-2013 at 06:47 AM
TenFidy by Oskar Blues. Thought it was motor oil at the time and that I was a bad ass for
Posted in thread: What kind of music do you listen to while brewing on 01-10-2013 at 08:22 AM
Most of the time the radio is on either classic rock or metal station. I would be a liar if I
said I didn't listen to "Hey Porter! Hey Porter!" by Johnny Cash when I brew my porter.
Posted in thread: Best grains for a fruit beer. on 01-09-2013 at 08:02 PM
Hello everyone I was going to start a high gravity fruit infused ale. Something similar to soft
parade i am just curious to know some good grains and Malts to use wit this an extract brew.
I'm not set...
Posted in thread: White floaties on 08-25-2011 at 02:13 AM
Third AG is on it's way this weekend and this is getting bottled this weekend as well. Thank
you for the help!
Posted in thread: White floaties on 08-25-2011 at 02:06 AM
Thank you very much, I had an inkling from looking around on here but couldn't find any picture
for real evidence.
Posted in thread: White floaties on 08-25-2011 at 01:53 AM
I have seen a few threads posted on here but nothing too in depth on it. This is my second AG
batch and I have had this IPA sitting on the secondary for about 2 weeks now. I noticed today
when I check...