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Posted in thread: Thoughts/critiques Cocoa Stout Recipe on 03-28-2014 at 06:52 AM
"roposed/(All Grain)16# Marris Otter20oz Oats flaked1# Chocolate Malt9.6oz Crystal 409.6oz
Roasted Barley8oz Carafoam8oz Crystal 806.4# Black MaltIf you change the 9.6 oz of crystal 40
and roasted bar...
Posted in thread: Questions - Dry Hopping, Gelatin & Cold Crashing on 03-12-2014 at 03:11 AM
im my experience with dry hopping and using gelatin, some hop flavors are pulled out after the
gelatin. On the other hand, if you dry hop post gelatin, hop particles can still cause a
clarity issue. I...
Posted in thread: Iodophor for Starch Test on 03-07-2014 at 02:34 AM
Yep. Just iodine with a something to keep it soluble.One of my go to chemicals. I keep 2 or 3
bottles around the process area (house).Scrapes and cuts, sanitizing, starch test...Good
Posted in thread: Temperature Control on 02-28-2014 at 04:48 AM
If you are mostly fighting heat (trying to stay cool), a small chest freezer and one of the
temp controllers is perfect. Set the freezer to fully on (cold) and use the controller to turn
the power on ...
Posted in thread: Need ideas for fermenting an ESB. on 02-28-2014 at 04:37 AM
WLP005 + some Fuggles or EKG+1Can't really go wrong with this for that... yes?Cheers!
Posted in thread: Single Malt IPA Recipe Critique on 02-28-2014 at 04:34 AM
Here's the updated Single Malt IPA recipe...5 Gal Batch11.5 lbs Maris Otter1 oz Warrior - 60
mins1 oz El Dorado - 15 mins.5 oz El Dorado - 10 mins.5 oz El Dorado - 0 mins1 oz El Dorado - 7
Posted in thread: Low/NO carbonation after 3 weeks on 02-28-2014 at 04:21 AM
It's common for higher alcohol brews (i.e. 7% or higher) to have longer lag times when it comes
to bottle carbonation. I would suggest waiting another couple weeks before worrying about it.I
Posted in thread: Secondary for Cream Stout? on 02-28-2014 at 04:14 AM
There's no real reason to move that to a secondary. All you'd be doing is increasing the risk
of oxidation.Leave it in the primary. Bump the temp up to 68-70*F and hold it there 4-5 days.
Posted in thread: Citra IPA recipe critique on 02-28-2014 at 04:09 AM
I've not used Citra yet and would like to brew an IPA that showcases the tropical flavors of
this hop.How's this look?6 gallon batch90% 2 row5% Munich3% Crystal 80L2% Crystal 20LMash at
152FWH .5 citr...
Posted in thread: Maris Otter/Simcoe Smash Ale on 02-28-2014 at 04:00 AM
Hi All, I'm trying my first smash recipe this weekend and wanted to get your thoughts:12 lb
Maris Otter1 oz Simcoe @ 301 oz Simcoe @ 101 oz Simcoe @ Flame Out1 oz Simcoe DryhopMash @ 155
for 60 minSaf...