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Posted in thread: Tripel finished high, well it started high as well on 02-18-2014 at 12:35 AM
With the dilution water and priming sugar I ended up right back 1.020.I opened one bottle this
morning to let it go flat and it is reading 1.018.I figure once I get a couple in the 1.015-16
range I wi...
Posted in thread: What is your Boil Off? on 02-17-2014 at 01:08 AM
.75 gallons an hour for a 6 gallon boil.
Posted in thread: Tripel finished high, well it started high as well on 02-16-2014 at 11:03 PM
It was WLP 530 Abbey Ale, I think we cross post when I was editing.I did a [strike] 1L starter
[/strike] it was 2L, I remember debating whether or not to step it up, probably a bit small.
Posted in thread: Tripel finished high, well it started high as well on 02-16-2014 at 10:44 PM
I brewed a Tripel based on Jamil's Strict Observance.I was targeting an OG of 1.082 - hit 1.092
instead. Some bad maths, 90 min boil and a bit higher mash efficiency than expected. It
Posted in thread: Mash Unmalted Wheat on 05-18-2012 at 03:50 AM
Thread Necro here, but since I want to make this correct, (I am annoyed when there is
unaccurate information just sitting there), the gelatinization temp for wheat is 136-147 deg
F.Apparently you didn...
Posted in thread: US hops for bittering a ESB? on 12-26-2011 at 05:57 PM
Thanks all, I thought the magnum would be a good choice just needed to confirm I was doing
Posted in thread: US hops for bittering a ESB? on 12-24-2011 at 11:41 PM
I am will be brewing a ESB, essentially 12lbs MO, will be finishing Kent Goldings but want to
bitter with some of my hops in the freezer, got Cascade, Chinook, Centennial, Columbus,
Amarillo and Magnu...
Posted in thread: Sparging Volume on 06-21-2011 at 12:00 AM
I would try a thicker mash, maybe closer to 1 qt/lb, it will be thick. Then sparge what you
Posted in thread: Ticking Time Bomb...High OG Question on 06-15-2011 at 04:02 AM
Looks like fermentation to me. Depending on your hop schedule I think you are going to have a
pretty malty beer though.
Posted in thread: Hi, I'm BrightSpot, and I LOVE supermarket beers! on 06-13-2011 at 11:13 PM
My supermarket beers are Odell, Sierra Nevada, and Boulevard. I don't consider myself a beer
snob at all, I will usually drink whatever is available. On that note I probably wouldn't
select a bar or r...