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Posted in thread: English Pale recipe Critique request on 05-24-2015 at 12:33 PM
I think your recipe as is will make great beer, but the crystal suggestions are good ones.
Crystal 60 is a staple for many a British beer.One thing to consider is what type of bitter
you're looking fo...
Posted in thread: Need some recommendations on what to do to this plain old grain alcohol on 05-23-2015 at 11:00 PM
Make limoncello. You basically need 15 lemons, a zester, several lbs of sugar, water and
Posted in thread: English Ales - What's your favorite recipe? on 05-22-2015 at 01:36 AM
I'll throw one in. I tried this last time using 04 and it didn't have half the flavor as when I
used 1469 (I just ordered a new smackpack) I didn't see too many milds without crystal so I
tried this. ...
Posted in thread: I'm going on a camping trip.... on 05-22-2015 at 01:25 AM
You gotta stay hydrated
Posted in thread: Please help me improve my BIAB efficiency on 05-22-2015 at 01:22 AM
Nice, thanks! I might just take you up on that offer.I'm an engineer. I don't do uncomplicated.
:DWell lucky you, landing on this hobby. Did you know that homebrewing is a sport of upgrades?
I got int...
Posted in thread: Blissfully Child-Free on 05-22-2015 at 12:00 AM
I have two kids and they are driving me crazy. Especially the older boy. I am also grumpy, aged
beyond my years, and poor.
Posted in thread: Please help me improve my BIAB efficiency on 05-21-2015 at 11:49 PM
I keep going back to the fact that he's only mashing about 30 minutes. I give it the full 1
hour & get higher gravities than he is. I agree. Yes, BIABrewer.info does insist on 90 min
mashes and boils,...
Posted in thread: Please help me improve my BIAB efficiency on 05-21-2015 at 12:21 AM
I don't believe in sparging. I mash in the full strike volume of water. As long as you've
calculated to use the correct amount of water for the OG you want, then mashing in that amount
of water will w...
Posted in thread: Favorite summer beer recipes on 05-20-2015 at 11:56 PM
I have a big sack of pilsner malt that I plan on having fun with this summer. A little Vienna
and munich malt here and there. I haven't been following recipes that strictly lately. I dare
say I've bee...
Posted in thread: Going on a Vermont beer road trip, looking for tips on 05-20-2015 at 02:24 AM
Don't forget the Allen's Coffee Brandy. You need to get the full experienceOh come on, you all
know they drink it in Vermont too!