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  • Posted in thread: Imperial oatmeal stout help on 08-11-2012 at 08:19 PM
    I'm attempting to build a recipe to have ready by March so I can pass it out to my groomsmen. I
    am going for a smooth chewy oatmeal stout which I will add a cinnamon stick to secondary
    (oatmeal cookie...

  • Posted in thread: Will excessive vanilla age out? on 07-06-2012 at 08:12 PM
    Was it pure vanilla extract or the fake vanillin imitation?If pure vanilla, it will mellow/fade
    with age, slowly, like 6-12 months. If it's fake vanilla, I have no idea. Nasty stuff, IMO.It
    was pure b...

  • Posted in thread: Will excessive vanilla age out? on 07-06-2012 at 07:51 PM
    Hi all. This is thread is half question, half rant. I know the answer will most likely be "wait
    and see".SWMBO wanted to help bottle my latest beer. It was an imperial brown that was bulk
    aged for 6 w...

  • Posted in thread: Mango IPA on 08-05-2011 at 07:13 PM
    This sounds delicious. Mind if I ask a couple questions?Was this for a 5 gallon batch?Do you
    happen to remember what the gravity readings were? Or the final ABV?Did the frozen cubes go in
    the primary ...

  • Posted in thread: Mango IPA on 08-04-2011 at 03:26 PM
    I actually forgot about this thread. As the thread originator, I feel a small obligation to
    post my results especially since so many people offered some fantastic input.I followed the
    recipe exactly a...

  • Posted in thread: Mango IPA on 03-10-2011 at 04:00 AM
    After all your posts, I'm going to buy 8lb of mango in hopes it will land me 5lb of puree in
    the end. I will be sure to freeze it. I'm not going through the trouble of splitting the batch
    because eith...

  • Posted in thread: Mango IPA on 03-06-2011 at 10:31 PM
    It is too far to get to my homebrew store just for puree. I'm going to suck it up and use

  • Posted in thread: Mango IPA on 03-06-2011 at 08:20 PM
    Per my girlfriends request, I'm going to take a stab at a mango ipa. Here is what I have put
    together so far...lboz7 0 Light DME 2 0 American Two-row Pale 0 8 Munich Malt 0 4 Honey Malt
    1oz centennial...

  • Posted in thread: First Ever Batch yesterday (PM) - No action in my airlock on 02-07-2011 at 07:33 PM
    I'm jealous about the pliny. Been after that for a while.Good luck w/ the brew!

  • Posted in thread: Sharing my first war story on 01-27-2011 at 05:16 AM
    Forget the Lloyd Christmas quote, a brand new up-to-code fire alarm at midnight is the most
    annoying sound in the world.