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Posted in thread: Samhain Pumpkin Ale on 08-23-2015 at 03:23 AM
Brewed this last Sunday. Fermentation began about 20 hours post pitch. Bubbling has slowed way
down at this point. Wort/beer is nice pumpkin color but very cloudy. I am going to leave in
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 09-22-2012 at 03:01 AM
Karbach Brewing -Rodeo Clown. It is an awesome double IPA. Sorry, only found in Houston Tx
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 08-25-2012 at 07:44 PM
Sam Adams Octoberfest
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 08-24-2012 at 11:29 PM
Sam Adams Octoberfest (Really good this year!)
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 08-23-2012 at 02:26 AM
Fermenting good right at 64.2 degrees!! Spiced holiday ale. Starting OG of 1.062 with a target
of 1.008. 72823
Posted in thread: Home made fermentation chamber on 09-30-2011 at 09:32 PM
Just made a home made fermentation chamber. I live in Houston area where temps have been 100+
degrees outside for over a month and a half. Fermenting has been a challenge. Maintaing right
temps has be...
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 08-27-2011 at 02:27 AM
IMHO I think Sam Adams has more balance and flavor with Octoberfest. But keep in mind,
octoberfest should be a lager, not an ale.
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 08-27-2011 at 01:40 AM
Going to brew a pils and a stout tomorrow if weather is not too hot. Forecast to be 107 in
Houston. I don't have a wort chiller. I use an ice bath to cool down my wort. Could be worse,
could be in the...
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 08-27-2011 at 01:36 AM
Having a Saint Arnold Octoberfest. Not too bad for an Ale version. Sam Adams is better. More
flavor and balance. My ale version is better yet of course. :)
Posted in thread: Adding coffee to a stout or porter on 08-26-2011 at 04:09 PM
What I do is take 3 Starbucks VIA packs add to my boiling priming sugar and water mixture. I
let it boil for 2 -3 min then add to the bottling bucket. I then add the fermented porter and
very gently s...