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Posted in thread: Questions on my first BIAB on 08-15-2016 at 03:11 PM
If you are a really up tight person, hell bent on hitting your numbers and doing any little
thing to make your process tight as hell, you will hate www.brulosophy.com. For the rest of us,
Posted in thread: Save or brew again? on 08-15-2016 at 02:48 PM
Orrrrrr, Enter both and see what the judges say about them. Would be an interesting experiment
to see which does better, the fresh or the aged.
Posted in thread: Dirty Water Brown Ale for competition...what category? on 08-15-2016 at 12:59 PM
Took 2nd place (18 entries). Overall score was 38. Here are some of the comments from the
judges (paraphrased), regarding how this recipe meshes up with the style. Note, i purposely
left out any comme...
Posted in thread: Dirty Water Brown Ale for competition...what category? on 08-11-2016 at 06:46 PM
In case anybody gives a damn, I entered it as an American Brown. Results should be available
Saturday.Also, if anybody searching this beer in the future and comes across this post, it
makes a great be...
Posted in thread: Centennial Blonde (Simple 4% All Grain, 5 & 10 Gall) on 08-09-2016 at 02:21 PM
I don't agree with this. I'd say many of my beers have some little process flaw that manifests
itself early on as some weird flavour. If I dumped every batch that I had concerns about I
wouldn't have ...
Posted in thread: Centennial Blonde (Simple 4% All Grain, 5 & 10 Gall) on 08-08-2016 at 05:42 PM
Woop woop just brewed a 5 gallon batch on A Sunny winter Sunday arvo.This is about 1% abv lower
than anything I have brewed before so I smashed 85% efficency with all that sparge water and
hit target ...
Posted in thread: Centennial Blonde (Simple 4% All Grain, 5 & 10 Gall) on 08-08-2016 at 05:30 PM
Hey gang! I brewed this for the third time a couple of weeks back (the first two turned out
great), but went on holiday for a week while it was fermenting and we had a heat wave, ended up
Posted in thread: Dirty Water Brown Ale for competition...what category? on 07-14-2016 at 07:14 PM
I have the local home brew competition coming up in which I enter whatever I have on hand at
the time...this year it is aforementioned beer. So those that have brewed this, would this
stand up to Amer...
Posted in thread: Centennial Blonde (Simple 4% All Grain, 5 & 10 Gall) on 07-06-2016 at 07:24 PM
Those asking about dry hopping with this beer, here is my .02:-it makes the beer better in my
opinion, but just know that it bumps it out of style for a blonde. I entered mine in a contest
and was tol...
Posted in thread: During fermentation: Keep same temperature or slowly increase? on 06-16-2016 at 05:58 PM
I ramp mine up. I pitch at 65, raise it to 68, then get it up to 72 to dry hop. Cold crash 3
days before kegging. Might be unnecassary, but I have been getting great ferments from american