Last Activity:08-25-2012 4:15 PM
Posted in thread: Is Lindeman's Kriek Pasteurized? on 07-14-2012 at 10:15 PM
Looking for some info on how this came out - I have a quad I'm about to brew, and a large
bottle of L K to blend in. Did 2% (small bottle / 5 gallons) work out ok? Seems low, but would
love to hear so...
Posted in thread: Hops Additions on 07-08-2012 at 04:34 PM
Thanks everyone. My first batch is fermenting and based on what I have been reading here, I am
going to allow it to ferment longer than the recipe's suggested 7 days. Hopefully it turns out
Posted in thread: Need help with IPA hopping on 07-06-2012 at 08:05 PM
Just found 1oz of Nelson (pellets) vac packed in the fridge from last year - gives me more
Posted in thread: Need help with IPA hopping on 07-06-2012 at 07:52 PM
6.5 oz. hops will work for one aromatic American IPA, but not two of them. For two-5 gallon
IPAs, you'll need more hops.I would use 1/2 to 3/4 oz Magnum at 60 and 30, 1.5 oz. of assorted
hops each at ...
Posted in thread: Need help with IPA hopping on 07-06-2012 at 07:35 PM
Never heard of gardena - what's it like? Also, do you mean you are brewing 2 separate IPA's or
a double IPA?2 separate - same grains in both, just different hops (to show the effect of hops
Posted in thread: Need help with IPA hopping on 07-06-2012 at 07:08 PM
Planning to do 2 IPAs this weekend so went to the LHBS this morning to pick up the gear... I
was planning to do one Nelson (yumyum), and one heavily citra (showing a friend who wants to
get into homeb...
Posted in thread: First Hefeweizen Questions. on 06-06-2012 at 03:32 PM
Did a heff with 300 recently. hell of a head on it. I had to stir it and let it drop for a few
days before bottling. Someone on here posted that they rack from below it, but I found that
stirring it w...
Posted in thread: Extract or all grains on 06-02-2012 at 11:50 PM
I started with extract, nailed all the other parts of the process, and then moved onto all
grain - the move between the 2 was simple, 80% of the process is the same. I tell all my
friends who want to ...
Posted in thread: Sanitization double check on 03-14-2012 at 07:53 PM
This is my process, has worked for 16 batches now:- after drinking swill with hot water- bottle
day, check for any yeast compacted on bottom, clean out if there is- fill bottles with
scorching hot wat...
Posted in thread: BIAB mash efficiency low. Why? on 02-27-2012 at 02:22 PM
If you're picking the grain up at a local store just run it all through the mill twice. Works