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Posted in thread: First Failure on 02-23-2013 at 12:44 AM
Possible but the recipe called for 2 pounds of sugar and I didn't have a scale so I think I put
too much in, thus cider.
Posted in thread: First Failure on 02-23-2013 at 12:33 AM
Well I guess haha It's just sour man. Trying to fight through it. It's 7.8% abv so at least a
little buzz will be had haha
Posted in thread: First Failure on 02-23-2013 at 12:26 AM
Popped the cap on my batch of amber ale last night and it was straight cider... Yuck. This is
my first failed brew and I chalk it up to a bad recipe an poor calculations. You win some you
lose some, a...
Posted in thread: which hops to bitter on 02-12-2013 at 06:42 PM
He meant from the end
Posted in thread: Cider tasting at bottle... on 02-12-2013 at 06:35 PM
So I bottled my Amber ale the other day and It had a very dry cidery taste and smell. The
recipe called for 2 lbs of sugar and I think that is what did it, also it went from 1.080 to
1.020 gravity (as...
Posted in thread: Dry hopping in primary? on 01-23-2013 at 06:53 PM
I dry hop in primary all the time and I use whole leaf hops and I just throw them in and have
no issues with racking or with my auto siphon. You can simply put them in the carboy slowly by
Posted in thread: Dry hopping in primary? on 01-23-2013 at 05:36 PM
No I had several hop infusion in the boil I just love hops and want to get a little flavor and
mostly aroma. I am using a carboy so I can't really use a bag :/ is there an alternative?
Posted in thread: Thoughts? on 01-23-2013 at 06:22 AM
Haha yes. Puns are the only way to go.
Posted in thread: Dry hopping in primary? on 01-23-2013 at 06:20 AM
This is my first time dry hopping and I am going to dry hop my amber ale and I really never use
a secondary so can I just add whole hops to the primary? Does that cause a problem the racking?
And how ...
Posted in thread: Start of a new era. on 01-21-2013 at 08:40 AM
Just cracked the cap off of my first finished home brew. Took a long swig and it tasted great.
The love of my newfound hobby travelled from my palate to my stomach and I am hooked. Can't
wait for batc...