Last Activity:08-19-2014 11:26 AM
Posted in thread: first maibock, how sensitive to a temperature spike? on 07-22-2014 at 11:21 AM
Thanks for the information guys. I figured this was the case and wouldn't have been concerned
at all if it were an ale. Just not that all familiar with the rates of primary fermentation
Posted in thread: first maibock, how sensitive to a temperature spike? on 07-21-2014 at 11:19 AM
Hi y'all,Recently brewed my first maibock and it is currently sitting in my fermentation
chamber.I pitched the yeast (s-23) last Monday, so one week ago. I've been keeping the
temperature at 50-51F, e...
Posted in thread: Anyone use WLP #080- Cream Ale Yeast? on 06-03-2013 at 02:10 AM
I've been fermenting an orange vanilla cream ale with this yeast for a week. I kept it at
60-62F for the first 4 days, then to 63-65F for the last 3 days. I'll be fermenting this for
two more weeks at...
Posted in thread: Gelatin affect on spices on 12-15-2012 at 02:08 PM
Looking for some knowledge. I'll be kegging my Holiday Ale today (spiced brown ale) and was
wondering if gelatin would have any affect on the flavor of the spices. I'm inclined to think
it doesn't as ...
Posted in thread: What happens when the brother/GF takes over... on 09-07-2011 at 10:00 PM
Yeah, I do appreciate there help but then again they also get to drink as much as the want when
Posted in thread: What happens when the brother/GF takes over... on 09-07-2011 at 09:59 PM
Haha.. no man. My brother and I lived together and my GF moved in with us. So they (separate
entities) live in my apt. I brewed on Sunday. So it was at the correct temp for Monday and
Tuesday. Really ...
Posted in thread: What happens when the brother/GF takes over... on 09-07-2011 at 09:30 PM
I brewed an APA/Amber focusing on Nelson Sauvin hops this past weekend. I left for a month and
had my GF/brother in charge of swapping out the ice jugs for my "son of the fermentation
chiller". My GF ...
Posted in thread: Opinion with Nelson hops on 08-24-2011 at 12:36 AM
Hey guys/gals. First time I plan on using Nelson Sauvin hops. I am planning on brewing a
"not-so-pale kiwi ale". Goal is to be in between a APA and american amber, leaning towards the
APA. This is wha...
Posted in thread: New Zealand Amber Ale on 08-19-2011 at 08:43 PM
thanks for the info. appreciate it.
Posted in thread: New Zealand Amber Ale on 08-19-2011 at 08:27 PM
Has anyone ever used NZ hops in anything besides a pale ale or an IPA? I'd like to brew an
amber ale, or something a little maltier than a pale ale but can't figure out what type of NZ
hop would be th...