Last Activity:07-07-2008 7:02 PM
Posted in thread: All Grain Flavor question on 05-12-2008 at 02:54 AM
nope. just did what is on the schedule
Posted in thread: We were dead before the Grist even sank... on 05-11-2008 at 05:49 PM
In the past I have put a little liquid in the hose before I blow it back in. I find that
forcing liquid back through get a better clean out than air. If i get stuck and use liquid to
blow out I usuall...
Posted in thread: All Grain Flavor question on 05-11-2008 at 05:43 PM
I created an amber ale recipe. I was going for a moderate grain flavor at the beginning and
finishing with a smooth hop flavor. I wanted the two to be distinct on the pallate. When I
first brewed my r...
Posted in thread: Aroma Hop Question on 01-14-2008 at 03:52 AM
For IPA's usually both are suggested, but you will get the most aroma from dry hopping as their
is no heat to cause the oils to isomerize.
Posted in thread: First Brew day a success! on 01-14-2008 at 03:50 AM
Congrats on the beer. Enjoy!
Posted in thread: Noob final gravity reading questions on 01-12-2008 at 05:50 PM
got it, thanks. Can't believe i actually forgot to do this. I am not that much of a noob, but
still making noob mistakes.
Posted in thread: Noob final gravity reading questions on 01-12-2008 at 05:31 PM
I forgot to take my final gravity reading before I kegged my amber ale. can I simply pour a
beer from the tap and take a reading (obviously correcting for temp) or will the carbonation
and/or any othe...
Posted in thread: First AG on 01-12-2008 at 05:26 PM
you mentioned that your sparging might have been fast from your mash. That might be a culprit
as well. I have read and experienced that the process should take some time in order to get all
Posted in thread: Cold crash after 2 weeks on 01-12-2008 at 05:21 PM
Cold crashing can often help beer to clear, but I do not think it is a good replacement for
some quality time in a secondary vessel. Perhaps you could move it to secondary for a couple of
weeks and th...
Posted in thread: Allergic to beer! on 01-10-2008 at 05:01 AM
FWIW Their was an article about brewing glutten free beer in "Brew Your Own" magazine last
year. I don't remember the issue, but they had a few recipes and several commercial examples.
Maybe have him ...