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Posted in thread: clone recipe for Buffalo Bill's Orange Blossom Cream Ale? on 05-05-2006 at 03:45 AM
Any one have a recipe to clone Buffalo Bill's Orange Blossom Cream Ale? I have been making beer
since Christmas last year.. but I don't drink it. I had a taste of this last week and think I
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Cider? on 01-29-2006 at 03:33 AM
Got back from vacation on 1/22 - racked cider to secondary.. it smelled AWFUL!!.. but I got
brave held my nose and tasted.. It taste wasn't too bad... Rereacked today and the smell is
MUCH BETTER.. Th...
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Cider? on 01-13-2006 at 09:44 AM
Started my Drunken Punkin Cider last night.. Recipe as follows...approx 1 gallon water 1 lb
dark brown sugar3 cinnamon sticks (4-5 inches)8 cloves1Tbsp ground ginger1 tsp ground cinnamon1
29 oz can Li...
Posted in thread: Reduced batch size? on 01-12-2006 at 05:14 PM
instead of storing the leftover extract.. why not make a couple of half batches at the same
time? Then you could make the variations and be able to compare side-by-side.
Posted in thread: tasting the beer as it brews? on 01-10-2006 at 08:45 PM
I thought it was a beer law that you HAD to taste with every racking??
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Cider? on 01-10-2006 at 05:52 PM
I've seen recipes for pumpkin ales.. anyone have one for a pumpkin cider?? I was thinking
making a basic apple cider.. adding a can of pumpkin and some spices??? I have a large can of
pumpkin (29 oz)....
Posted in thread: Fast fermentation?? on 01-08-2006 at 03:19 PM
I started a batch of IPA Dec 31... OG 1.060, had major foam blow out for 2 days.. then after 4
days it stopped completely.. Racked to secondary 1/4/2006.. 1.016 had a little airlock activity
for a day...
Posted in thread: Knox Gelatin to clear? on 01-07-2006 at 10:40 PM
I heard that you can use knox gelatin to clear beer/cider in the secondary..Any
Posted in thread: Siphon & Sanitation Question on 01-05-2006 at 08:18 PM
Ok.. we scrub out everything.. sanitize it.. then.. suck on the end of the siphon tube and dump
tons of bacteria in the secondary fermenter?? Seems like it defeats the purpose of all that
Posted in thread: How to figure ABV when adding ingredients to during secondary fermetation on 01-05-2006 at 08:10 PM
first a correction.. my OG was 1.082 ...ok.. so for a 3 gallon batch.. the cherries would add
about .37% to my ABV? and assuming it goes back to the 1.010 SG.. then I'm looking at just a
bit under 10%