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Posted in thread: Unsticking a sparge - HSA??? on 02-16-2014 at 07:10 PM
So today I'm brewing a huge 1.100 RIS to age until next year. Everything goes great, first
runnings are nice and smooth, no problems. I go to batch sparge and all hell breaks loose. I
CANNOT get this ...
Posted in thread: Yeast Comparison for Smoked Porter: WLP810 v WLP002 on 02-04-2014 at 05:18 PM
Wow I would have guessed 2.7lbs of smoked malt would be quite overpowering. Congrats!
Posted in thread: Mashing in...Water or grain first? on 01-28-2014 at 04:49 PM
When I used a mash paddle, I added grain to water very slowly while stirring. Now with the ES-1
and a drill I dump the entire bag of grain in there and let the ES-1 do all the dirty work.
Posted in thread: Ratio of vanilla extract to vanilla beans on 11-14-2013 at 05:01 PM
I have some store bought Watkins pure vanilla extract I'd like to use for a porter I'm kegging
tonight. I was wondering what the approximate amount of vanilla extract is to a homemade
extract with one...
Posted in thread: Southern Tier Pumking Clone?? on 09-25-2013 at 05:00 PM
^ThisAs it's been stated previously, Southern Tier does not boil their spices.Wish I would have
realized this beforehand :(
Posted in thread: Southern Tier Pumking Clone?? on 09-24-2013 at 05:15 PM
I also followed stblindtiger's recipe. Changed a few things and used 1.5oz Watkin's vanilla
extract in the keg as well as 1/4tsp ground clove in vodka (skipped it curing . I have to say
the clove was ...
Posted in thread: Drink HomeBrew Only... on 09-23-2013 at 04:42 PM
I have the opposite problem. I tend to buy MORE beer now that I brew than what I did before.
Posted in thread: Southern Tier Pumking Clone?? on 09-18-2013 at 04:48 PM
For those of us using quality vanilla extract rather than beans soaked in vodka, what's
equivalent to two beans in 5 gallons? 2oz?
Posted in thread: Add Graham Crackers in Beersmith? on 08-15-2013 at 03:55 AM
Hate to bump an old thread, but can someone walk me through this process of adding graham
crackers to the Grain list in Beersmith? I see the Inesrt>Add Grain tab, but I don't know any
of the propertie...
Posted in thread: Planning ahead, Christmas is only 5 months away on 07-26-2013 at 05:18 PM
I might throw a few into bombers and age them (I keg)