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Posted in thread: What's a good IBU for a black IPA on 07-31-2015 at 12:19 AM
I think you should shoot on the lower end with like 50, but lots of late addition, flameout,
and dry hops. I feel when the bitterness of the hops and the bitterness of the dark grains
create an unwelc...
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 07-18-2015 at 11:12 PM
Brewing a pale ale with three different base malts golden promise, Pilsner, and American 2 row,
Delta for the hopping and US05 yeast
Posted in thread: Fertilizing? on 07-18-2015 at 10:08 AM
Thanks for the link beernuts, I have not checked the ph of my soil and also am growing outside,
but it looks like there are many uses for 85% phosphoric acid when used properly. I may buy
some to have...
Posted in thread: Fertilizing? on 07-15-2015 at 12:45 AM
I also ended up cutting a bunch of lower runners that didn't have any cones production to
hopefully send more energy into the hops
Posted in thread: Fertilizing? on 07-08-2015 at 02:19 AM
Thanks beerloaf, I planted similar to the way you did I dug roughly 3ft deep trenches across.
Mainly because we have rocky soil. Then layered top spoil and compost and some native soil
without the roc...
Posted in thread: Fertilizing? on 07-06-2015 at 06:16 PM
My hop flowers(cones) are just beginning to form and I was wondering if I should cut in some
fertilizer now? I was also wondering what formula most home growers are using i.e. 4-2-4 and so
on, also th...
Posted in thread: Bulk base grain suggestion on 06-27-2015 at 01:17 AM
When you start buying your own grain you also may want to look into home roasting. Simpsons
golden promise home roasted made so great favors I didn't find anywhere I was looking.
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 06-22-2015 at 05:49 AM
Today we made a American Blond RyeBelgian pilsner 40%GW Pale 40%Rye 20%Hallertau
Posted in thread: 2015 Hop garden photo thread on 06-20-2015 at 11:14 PM
285811. Out in Pacific Northwest. I've got cascade, centennial and Columbus. They are third
year, but first year transplants[emoji4]
Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 06-15-2015 at 11:18 PM
5g Rye ipa 5g Saison with Brett secondary5g Old ale with Brett secondary