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Last Activity:04-12-2005 1:17 PM
Posted in thread: Dry-hopping question. on 04-12-2005 at 01:17 PM
yea, I just shoved them in there. My hands and the the carboy were clean and sanitized. W/ all
the alcohol in there and the hops, the risk of infection wouldn't be too great.Exactly, the
Posted in thread: Dry-hopping question. on 04-08-2005 at 01:26 PM
It's a Heather wheat I really like and have done a few times. Either no hops or 1oz with hops
for bittering. It's got a crisp/tart flavor. A lot of Heather beers are done in more on a
Scotch or brown ...
Posted in thread: Sierra Nevada Pale Ale on 04-06-2005 at 07:22 PM
Guinness Stout (on draft), Harpoon IPA, and Sierra Nevada Pale Ale are my top three commercial
beers and it's hard to say which holds the #2 vs #3 spots.
Posted in thread: Hefeweizens....Any Good Ones Brewed in the US? on 04-06-2005 at 07:18 PM
You're not going to find too many true to style hefeweizens in the states. Most breweries make
an American Wheat though it sounds like this isn't what you're looking for.Personally, almost
all of the ...
Posted in thread: I need help badly!!!! Bakers or Brewers on 04-06-2005 at 07:07 PM
Whenever you're making a beverage you want to use brewers yeast because the baker's yeast will
create sour bread flavors. These flavors are fine if you're planning on baking what you've made
but not i...
Posted in thread: Wonder what this is making? on 04-06-2005 at 07:03 PM
The only time I've ever brewed something like this it was headed for the still. ;)Now I would
use brewers yeast instead of bread yeast as the finished product had a nasty sour bread flavor.
Posted in thread: Dry-hopping question. on 04-06-2005 at 04:30 PM
Posted in thread: Dry-hopping question. on 04-06-2005 at 04:22 AM
Does anyone have an opinion on the efficiency of using a hop bag when dry hoping? I have seen
that there are special weights that you can use to keep the bag suspended in the middle of the
Posted in thread: Maximizing "kit" beers on 04-06-2005 at 04:16 AM
I don't know if the "liquid kit you're talking about will make significantly better beer than
you're making now.My suggestions are going under the assumption that you are willing to
sacrifice a bit of...
Posted in thread: Sending First Batch Soon! on 04-06-2005 at 03:47 AM
I've got an American Wheat I'd be interested in trading with a few people for critiquing
purposes.How do I go about finding people interested?