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Posted in thread: Sweet extract beer on 08-24-2012 at 12:53 AM
Poor fermentation can leave it sweet. Make sure you measure your gravities and hit your numbers
to be sure.
Posted in thread: Centennial Blonde (Simple 4% All Grain, 5 & 10 Gall) on 08-24-2012 at 12:50 AM
I just brewed this up and hopped it with just picked Cascade wet hops right off the bines! We
Posted in thread: Summit/Chinook IIPA? on 04-24-2012 at 02:04 AM
P.s. that's also a super hoppy beer you have laid out there! 132 is getting up there!
Posted in thread: Summit/Chinook IIPA? on 04-24-2012 at 02:02 AM
The substitute for Summit is Amarillo or Cascade. I have read about garlic/onion smells but it
doesn't appear to carry over to the beer. Using them only for bittering and a different hop for
Posted in thread: Centennial Blonde (Simple 4% All Grain, 5 & 10 Gall) on 04-10-2012 at 03:09 PM
After a 20 year hiatus from HB, I have been looking for simple recipes to refresh and hone my
skills. This was my 4th extract recipe within the last 2 months and I have been advancing my
Posted in thread: Central Pennsylvania Beer Blog on 04-05-2012 at 02:20 AM
Some good updates on breweries in NYC. Check it out!
Posted in thread: Hop garden and trellis on 03-22-2012 at 02:49 AM
The area gets 6-8 hours of full sun, plenty for hops. The posts are 12' and about as high as I
wanted them to go. I am doing this more for fun than displacing the need to buy hops. I am
hoping at the ...
Posted in thread: Anyone see or use this? on 03-21-2012 at 12:30 PM
Might be worth the drive to Hamburg where my local Cabelas is located to take a loo. Always
like a good excuse to go there!
Posted in thread: Anyone see or use this? on 03-21-2012 at 02:36 AM
Brutus 20, anyone? That is similar to what I want to build. Add a pump and large kettle, then
it's off to the races. a pretty sweet method- this burner set might get you there!
Posted in thread: Anyone see or use this? on 03-20-2012 at 06:59 PM
Yeah pretty much. I was thinking I already have a stand alone burner that I could put next to
the whole set up and pump the wort from the MT to the BK. I just dont have the means to weld so
I thought ...