Last Activity:05-21-2012 12:11 AM
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Posted in thread: Redhook Employee Dies After Keg Explodes on 04-24-2012 at 11:13 PM
Kegs are supposed to have a fail point, usually on the bottom, that will give before any sort
of huge, dangerous explosion happens. This is terrible news, and I hope Redhook makes public
what went wro...
Posted in thread: Heretic Brewing Co. on 04-24-2012 at 11:06 PM
Cousin started out with a pretty substantial charge of Summit late in the kettle and dry
hopping. It was originally a mixture of Summit, Columbus and Apollo. The idea behind the beer
was working with ...
Posted in thread: Heretic Brewing Co. on 10-02-2011 at 10:58 PM
The beers appear very divisive right now.Evil Twin is indeed all late hops, we are just
struggling with the amount of IBUs we are getting from an extended hot stand. We are getting
65-75 IBUs with all...
Posted in thread: Jamil Z's Evil Twin recipe help on 07-02-2011 at 03:28 AM
Heretic's version is indeed Columbus and citra late, and gets most of it's color from crystal
75 and a small amount of roasted barley. There is no pale chocolate. It was a complete
Posted in thread: Great American Beer Fest - Denver CO on 06-22-2011 at 05:44 AM
When up at Fort Collins (one of the best beer cities in the country, and definitely the best
beer city in the state), you have to visit Funkwerks (and Crooked Stave in the same brewery),
Odell and Equ...
Posted in thread: Cantillon interview on the Sunday Session on 05-14-2011 at 06:35 PM
I was a bit disappointed with the interview. I was hoping it was going to get more technical on
their actual brewing technique, wort production, seasonal brewing, blending technique etc... it
Posted in thread: Anybody ranting about the results from the National HB competition yet? on 05-09-2011 at 05:35 PM
So I entered one beer, it scored 35, made it to the mini-bos, but didnt advance. Im happy with
my results. First time entering the NHC didnt expect to do as well as I did...However, is it
just me or d...
Posted in thread: Heretic Brewing - Jamil's Going Pro! on 03-29-2011 at 04:31 PM
Does anyone know when Heretic is going to open?We are optimistic that we will be brewing in
May. There are always hold ups when opening up a brewery, and for us it is no different. Mostly
we are just ...
Posted in thread: couple berliner questions on 03-01-2011 at 01:28 AM
Berliner Weisse is not necessarily a wheat beer. You can use up to 100% Pilsner malt with good
results. The ratio is sacc to lacto. Traditional BWs always contained Brett, but that was
abandoned once ...
Posted in thread: Lactobacillus Fermentation on 02-09-2011 at 05:43 PM
The problem with lacto is you need to keep IBUs and ABV in check if you want it to perform.I
recently brewed a Belgian Amber with lacto and brett (no sacc). I let the lacto (no starter) go
for 4 days ...