Last Activity:10-27-2016 5:08 PM
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Posted in thread: Using toasted coconut? on 12-21-2016 at 06:50 PM
I usually use about a bag and a half per 5 gallons. Could tweak either way to taste.I toast it
on parchment paper on a baking sheet. mix it frequently to keep edges from burning and try to
make sure t...
Posted in thread: Kona Brewing Koko Brown Ale on 10-27-2016 at 05:08 PM
Brewtoad had this.https://www.brewtoad.com/recipes/hbt-kona-koko-brown-ale-cloneseems too hoppy
to me and I feel like the roastier malts conflict with the coconut taste.This is mine, that
Posted in thread: Successful Peanut Butter Stout on 04-30-2015 at 07:04 PM
Personally I made mine with real peanut butter. should've been more patient with the de-oiling
process because you could sorta detect a film on the top and in the aroma, but turned out well.
39.5 at L...
Posted in thread: New craft breweries in NJ on 02-17-2015 at 05:22 PM
place gets little press, yet has been around over 20 years....I'll have to stop by.Many years
ago a picked up a tall Bavarian Weizen Glass at a garage sale. Initially I thought it was from
Posted in thread: Sesame anyone? on 12-12-2014 at 07:49 PM
Sesame Beer!I'm gonna make a Halvah Beer, because, why not?Still in formulation stage, bought a
Halvah to eat and mull over the flavors. I'm thinking either brown or porter. Probably roast
the seeds a...
Posted in thread: Calling Bergen County Home Brewers! on 09-10-2014 at 05:20 PM
How's this going? I've been toying with the idea of joining a club and just haven't found the
time. I know there's one out in Fairfield at Cricket Hill too.
Posted in thread: Longshot Competition on 09-08-2014 at 07:14 PM
Haven't heard. see the results are final the website.
Posted in thread: Hops haven't surfaced yet this year on 05-21-2014 at 09:18 PM
location? I planted for the first time this year (north Jersey) and am only seeing the first
bit of hops leaves on one or two of the bunch I planted over a month ago.
Posted in thread: Captain P.B. Stout on 01-13-2014 at 12:04 AM
Did the captain crunch really impart any real taste? Sounds yummy at least.
Posted in thread: Here's what I did - Any advice for next time? on 11-25-2013 at 08:07 PM
From what I've seen and done, typical way to add ME is DME at the beginning of the boil and LME
at flameout. I doubt you'd want that kind of a caramel flavor addition though.I have my doubts