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Posted in thread: Moving to all Grain Go big or Go Small? on 11-15-2013 at 05:29 AM
My initial thought is that you've already got three perfect vessels so i don't think it would
be worth it to get a cooler for a mash tun.I mash in a 15.5g keg and it works great. I
converted the cut o...
Posted in thread: Moving to all Grain Go big or Go Small? on 11-15-2013 at 05:19 AM
My initial thought is that you've already got
Posted in thread: To Dry hop or not to Dry hop on 04-11-2013 at 06:53 PM
I think if you were to NOT dry hop you would be disappointed.I just brewed a hoppy amber with
simcoe/cascade and the fermenting aroma was amazing-the aroma of the beer has diminished
Posted in thread: Citrus-y IPA... hop pairing! on 04-11-2013 at 06:43 PM
I brew an IPA with Amarillo/cascade and it is a great citrus combination.Be sure to load the
hops on the back end also-go with your bittering addition (that could be nugget) and wait til
about the 10 ...
Posted in thread: Windsor or WPL001 or S-05 on 03-01-2013 at 02:16 AM
Wlp001 for all intents and purposes is the exact same as US-05. They'll ferment clean and allow
the hops and malt to come through.Not sure if you have access to other strains but I agree with
Posted in thread: Wort didnt boil - batch ruined? on 01-08-2013 at 05:38 AM
I tried to do it on the stove but the burner wouldn't get the 7 gallons boiling, and I couldn't
really get my keggle to fit on the stove.It was 1 am, so I didn't really have any options.The
brew day w...
Posted in thread: Wort didnt boil - batch ruined? on 01-07-2013 at 06:52 PM
It was all grain.In doing some reading I think the biggest thing will be dms and issues not
really related to hops.I guess I'll find out!Still a bummer though, as I brew about once a
month, feels like...
Posted in thread: Wort didnt boil - batch ruined? on 01-07-2013 at 05:37 PM
Is there a spoilage issue with not boiling the hops?I've tasted some good beers that at
bottling tasted really bad. But I suppose spoiled is different than bad...
Posted in thread: Wort didnt boil - batch ruined? on 01-07-2013 at 05:26 PM
Long story short, I ran out of propane recently on a batch of Brown Porter. I ended up
simmering with an ounce of hops for about an hour, but never got it to a boil.I ended up
transferring and pitchin...
Posted in thread: $0.02 IPA Recipe Critique on 06-01-2012 at 01:11 AM
Hey all looking for some input into my first IPA recipe, particularly with regards to the hop
schedule.10 lbs 2-row1 lb crystal 402.9 oz chocolate malt1 lb corn sugarSrm: 13.71 oz
centennial: 60 mins1...