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Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-28-2016 at 07:34 PM
I am in! Thanks!
Posted in thread: First Yeast Collection - What am I looking at on 06-20-2016 at 05:27 PM
Hello everyone,Yesterday I collected my first batch of yeast using the Simple Yeast Storage
procedure which seemed to go fairly smoothly. I collected about 2 jars of 24 oz (700 ml) of
slurry, which ea...
Posted in thread: Beersmith Decoction Set up on 02-06-2014 at 04:12 AM
Well truth be told, the more I researched the less confident I had with myself in attempting to
decoct. I ended up using a multi step infusion in the end to achieve my temps. I did
unfortunately fall ...
Posted in thread: Setting up a hops tasting experiment on 01-30-2014 at 09:01 PM
I have recently been thinking about doing something like this as well. My plan was going to
be:- Mash enough to make 4-5 gallons of beer.- Separate into 4 1 gallon batches (1 batch of 2
gallons)- 1 ga...
Posted in thread: 2013 NHC Bronze Medal Winner: Classic American Pilsner on 01-23-2014 at 01:19 PM
Altimate, I am planning on doing a decoction mash (which will be my first attempt at) for this
over the weekend to achieve the temperatures. I also use a cooler and am still working out how
to do the ...
Posted in thread: Beersmith Decoction Set up on 01-20-2014 at 03:24 AM
Hello all,I am trying to set up a decoction profile on beersmith that has 3 temperature rests,
followed by a batch sparge. I have the setup shown on the attachment, but I don't understand
where the vo...
Posted in thread: 2013 NHC Bronze Medal Winner: Classic American Pilsner on 01-17-2014 at 02:57 PM
I am thinking about trying this as my first lager, can you tell me what yeast you used and your
ferment schedule? I was thinking 2-3 weeks around 50f then racking to 34-36f for 6-8 weeks. Is
Posted in thread: Dwarven Warrior Oatmeal Stout on 11-07-2013 at 06:07 PM
This sounds delicious! I am going to brew this up this weekend, Altho it appears that my LHBS
does not have malted oats, is there a decent sub for this?Also, I plan on bottling this once it
Posted in thread: Beer with pop carbonation feel on 04-19-2013 at 06:40 PM
Cool, thanks for the pointer Yooper. I'm brewing this weekend (hopefully) so I will keep that
in mind when it comes bottling day.
Posted in thread: Beer with pop carbonation feel on 04-19-2013 at 03:59 PM
Hello all,I'm not sure the best location to post this question exactly, but here goes...The
other evening I was enjoying some tastey homebrews (Belgian Whit and an Amber), when it
occurred to me that ...