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Posted in thread: Need help with water schedule on 07-07-2012 at 10:12 PM
I am going to do a Founders Red Rye clone full boil with an estimated finished 11 gallons. I am
using 13 pounds of grain with 8 pounds of DME. I am thinking I should do a partial mash using
Posted in thread: Final gravity and airlock activity? on 07-01-2012 at 03:43 PM
I brewed an amber IPA 13 gallon full boil using 12# amber DME and almost 4 pounds of specialty
grains. I used 2 - 6.5 gallon carboys with a starter of washed WLP001 yeast in each. Ended up
Posted in thread: Looking for hop rhizomes to order yet this year? on 05-22-2012 at 02:13 AM
Sweet! Just ordered 3 varieties. Thanks for the links.
Posted in thread: Looking for hop rhizomes to order yet this year? on 05-22-2012 at 01:05 AM
I dropped the ball and didn't order any hop rhizomes early this year. I found a spot at my
parents to put some posts and wire to grow horizontally. Now I have called a few places and no
luck. Anybody ...
Posted in thread: I will not let the rain stop me!!! on 05-22-2012 at 12:47 AM
I like it... I do this every year for deep frying several turkeys for Thanksgiving.On a side
note, you should check on that chimney step flashing... looking a little rough:D
Posted in thread: Are all non-twist bottles safe for bottling? on 05-13-2012 at 07:06 PM
I really like the Fat Tire & Sierra Nevada bottles. In fact just bottled 10 gal of a SNPA
clone. We also have a local brewery, Back Road Brewery, that uses very heavy, thick rimmed
bottles. Great beer...
Posted in thread: Help with clone recipe with hop IBU's on 04-26-2012 at 01:22 AM
That's alot of grain to mash- can you mash 5.5 pounds of grain? You had 4 pounds in your
original recipe. If you can, use 8.25 quarts of water in the mash (NOT 4 gallons like in your
post!) and then y...
Posted in thread: Help with clone recipe with hop IBU's on 04-26-2012 at 12:56 AM
I'm going to do a partial mash clone of Founders Red Rye Ale. I researched this forum as well
as a couple others, used Hoppville and BrewTarget ( since they are free) to get the numbers I
was looking ...
Posted in thread: 10 Gallon Extract on 04-18-2012 at 05:07 AM
I just did a full boil in a 15 gallon pot starting with 12 gallons outside on a turkey fryer. I
did a 40 minute steep of grain and a 60 minute boil. I racked just under 10 gallons split into
Posted in thread: Easy Partial Mash Brewing (with pics) on 04-16-2012 at 07:57 PM
I have recently switched to a 15gal pot for full boils. I start with 12 gallon and end up with
9.5-10 gallon to rack to carboys. I have been doing grain steeping and DME batches and now wish
to do som...