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Posted in thread: Which San Diego Craft brewery is next to go nationwide? on 04-26-2016 at 01:19 AM
It seems that Mother Earth is poised to really ramp up production and distribution since they
are building a huge new facility in Idaho. Modern Times is growing very quickly, but I think
they are a wa...
Posted in thread: Double Batch of IPA and the Freshness Conundrum on 03-02-2016 at 02:50 AM
Just turn CO2 down a bit so it isn't totally carbonated. I find that when you jump a keg over
it is best to not have it fully carbonated anyway. I once tried to drop pellet hops in a mesh
bag of fully...
Posted in thread: Dry hops suggestion on 03-02-2016 at 02:46 AM
lots of ways to go there but I'd stick with chinook + any combo of Centennial/Cascade + a bit
of willametteOf course you could also go nelson/galaxy
Posted in thread: Mash Tun question regarding 10 gallon or 15 gallon on 02-11-2016 at 04:13 AM
Get the bigger one. It's nicer to not have to push the limits of your tun for big beers.
Posted in thread: Double pitch US-05 in NB Plinian Progeny? on 11-17-2015 at 02:28 AM
That should work fine!
Posted in thread: Prairie Standard Farmhouse Ale Clone? on 10-28-2015 at 04:09 AM
I too, love this beer and will be trying to brew it. Here, Chase Healey says that they use 3711
and then Brett Brux for conditioning. Read the whole chat here-
Posted in thread: Sweet IPA isn't making sense on 10-21-2015 at 12:22 AM
but that 54 is competing against some sweetness from the malts and honey. I'd think you'd need
to up the bittering charge. Maybe don't do a FWH and add more.
Posted in thread: Sweet IPA isn't making sense on 10-21-2015 at 12:08 AM
I'd say that the FWH has something to do with it as well. When I do a beer with FWH I tend to
get a much smoother bitterness and not the traditional bite. Plus, that is not a ton of hops
for a bitteri...
Posted in thread: Sweet IPA isn't making sense on 10-20-2015 at 11:53 PM
Have you used this grain bill before? The honey coupled with Munich/GP might be the source.
Posted in thread: WholesaleHops.com on 08-11-2015 at 03:19 AM
Hops Direct, Farmhouse Brewing, Label Peelers are all good places to buy bulk hops. I always
forget about nikobrew. Will try that too sometime