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Posted in thread: OSB Jingle Ale on 12-05-2010 at 08:15 AM
I hate to bring such an old topic back from the dead...did you ever find the recipe? Jingle Ale
is - was - one of my all-time favorite beers. I have found a good clone of OSB's Stock Ale, but
I would ...
Posted in thread: Brewing Software for MAC on 03-19-2009 at 05:27 AM
I really like Homebrew Formulator. I've been using it since I went all-grain about 2 years ago.
It's a really nice balance of user friendly and what I'll call "tweaky." I've tried demos of
Beer Tools ...
Posted in thread: Brew time to drinkability time... on 10-10-2007 at 02:17 AM
is it meant to be kept for a year? some of those weird holiday ales can be opened a few right
away, then let the remainder age, and you'll get a nice change in profile.I would have thought
so, but the...
Posted in thread: Brew time to drinkability time... on 10-09-2007 at 11:39 PM
I just got an email from Elysian Brewing Co. here in the Seattle area...one of the things they
mentioned was that they would be brewing their holiday ale (BiFrost - very good) this
week...and that it ...
Posted in thread: learning to identify off tastes on 10-09-2007 at 04:03 PM
Per the BCJP exam study guide, you add any of the following to 12 oz. of a clean lager:sour /
acidic: lactic acid (1/3 tsp. of a solution consisting of 1/8 tsp. lactic acid and 3/8 tsp.
Posted in thread: 1st PM, didn't hit OG! What went wrong? on 10-08-2007 at 04:39 PM
I think he's saying that he HAD to add the 3 lbs. of DME to hit his target because he was so
far off.I'm going to say it's the crush. I'd mill at your LHBS rather than rocking out with a
Posted in thread: Good Christmas Brew on 09-28-2007 at 01:27 AM
I was looking for a good winter warmer myself. I found this one over at breworganic.com
(actually quite a few cool recipes there for the taking)...I made a change to the yeast and
upped the grist from...
Posted in thread: Cheap & Easy 10 Gallon Rubbermaid MLT Conversion on 09-18-2007 at 03:52 PM
Great design. I plan on making one soon.NooB Question: For someone planning on only doing 5 gal
batches, is the 10-gal cooler overkill? Would the 5-gal suffice? I don't plan on making really
Posted in thread: Right angle pin or ball lock disconnects...? on 08-24-2007 at 07:11 PM
I appreciate it - I had no idea that there was a difference. I found some "low-profile" pin
lock disconnects on eBay and I've got an email into the guy to find out just how long they
Posted in thread: Right angle pin or ball lock disconnects...? on 08-24-2007 at 06:58 PM
I did not - I thought the only difference was the connection. I've got pin lock kegs so I guess
I'm after right-angle pin lock disconnects only...