Last Activity:11-27-2015 7:36 PM
Likes Given: 2
31 Likes on 20 Posts
Posted in thread: dry hop in bottle on 11-25-2015 at 05:31 AM
I'd say the added hops created nucleation points for the Co2 & foamed over because of
that.Sounds reasonable. Funny thing was, the foam pushed the hops right out of the bottle for
me, so it actually w...
Posted in thread: dry hop in bottle on 11-25-2015 at 05:29 AM
So why not use a tea bag that contains both the hops and a sanitized weight of some sort?A
local growler filler sales "hop shots" for 99c. Tea bag of pellet hops. It does add some
aroma.I've tried pel...
Posted in thread: dry hop in bottle on 11-24-2015 at 05:24 AM
Just had a second bottle that had about two cones worth of leaf hops in it. It foamed over
right after opening, but didn't cause too much damage. The flavor was amazing compared to those
that had not ...
Posted in thread: C Hops in a Red IPA on 11-15-2015 at 05:03 AM
Well, I think I'm about 3 weeks in to bottling now. The beer is still good, but the bitterness
is shining thorough while the flavor/ aroma is fading. I think I messed up and added the
whirlpool hops w...
Posted in thread: dry hop in bottle on 11-08-2015 at 10:22 PM
Well I have still have that cold, but also poor self control, so I popped a bottle that I had
stuffed some leaf hops into, probably about one cone worth. It was a little difficult to poor-
I ended up ...
Posted in thread: dry hop in bottle on 11-08-2015 at 04:40 PM
I'd imagine it would just give more aroma, dry hopping in the bottle?That's what I hoped, with
the pellets, but it didn't do anything as far as I could tell.
Posted in thread: dry hop in bottle on 11-08-2015 at 05:54 AM
I have done this, with no additional flavor noted. I tried 2 or 3 pellets even, I think, and
nothing. I did get a little more sediment for my trouble though. My latest batch, I gave a
couple bottles s...
Posted in thread: C Hops in a Red IPA on 11-01-2015 at 03:12 AM
Ha! I too could not help myself. I can't possibly describe ANY beer the way you do. Good work
on that. As for the beer, I too would describe the bitterness as lingering, but not in a bad
way. The colo...
Posted in thread: C Hops in a Red IPA on 10-25-2015 at 03:59 AM
Bottled tonight. Has the normal IPA flavor at this point. Very good, just not sure of the
dankness yet. Will report back in a week after I test a bottle.
Posted in thread: C Hops in a Red IPA on 10-20-2015 at 02:55 AM
Haha, all I could think when I saw that hop schedule is "WOW THATS GOING TO BE DANK AND PINEY!"
:)Here's my hop bill (1.044 OG, unknown FG):0.50 oz Columbus (60)0.50 oz Chinook (10)0.50 oz