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Posted in thread: 3 FLoyds Zombie Dust attempt. Help/info requested on 05-22-2013 at 06:01 AM
I brewed this recipe 6 weeks ago. I hit all my preboil, OG, and final gravities spot on. 1
minute addition was converted to 15 minute whirlpool (recirced through pump). 72% mash
efficiency.Tasting it ...
Posted in thread: Storing Sanitized Bottles... Outdoors on 02-19-2013 at 09:58 PM
I rinse my used bottles, cover the opening with aluminum foil after they dry, then store them
in my shed, on bottling day I clean and sanitize said bottles, I've not yet had an issue with
Posted in thread: Hop Strains - Southern California on 02-14-2013 at 01:37 AM
Do you guys think Glacier will grow well in Southern California? Hopefully my LHBS will stock
some Glacier. I am interested in growing that variety. I don't have very much room to grow
hops, so I am t...
Posted in thread: Hop Growers in Southern California on 02-14-2013 at 01:01 AM
I'm in Canoga Park. I have had good success with Glacier and Crystle (grows like a maniac!).
Centennial, Cascade did ok their first year so far. Nothing but vines from the Climax, and
Northern Brewer ...
Posted in thread: Can I steep crystal malts and add the "tea to already fermented and kegged beer beer? on 09-14-2012 at 09:14 PM
Thank for the info guys. Sweetcell that was a great link.So I am going to make my crystal tea
with a bit of 2 row and micromash it at 154f. Then boil it and cool in my erlinmyer and pitch
into my beer...
Posted in thread: Can I steep crystal malts and add the "tea to already fermented and kegged beer beer? on 09-14-2012 at 01:39 AM
Hi guys. I made a wheat beer with a friend a couple months ago, split a 10 gallon batch.I chose
to use C hops and Kolsh yeast instead of heffeweizen ingredients. I like a lot of things about
my beer b...
Posted in thread: Is the season officially a bust? on 09-06-2012 at 12:52 AM
This years haul:8 0z cyrstal from 1st year - holy crap that thing puts out. Harvested 3 weeks
ago, it its grown a smaller second crop with huge cones. Weird.Centieniel, 2nd year, never grew
over a foo...
Posted in thread: Chinook vs Perle growth rates on 08-14-2012 at 08:45 PM
Here is my experience with hops this year that might shed some light on what your seeing.My
crystal hops exploded out of the ground in april and I just harvested on sunday, my glaciers
still need 2-3 ...
Posted in thread: Hops have stopped growing on 07-24-2012 at 01:14 AM
I am having the same problem with my centennials. Less than two feet tall while crystal and
glacier are shooting over the top of the trellis. I trimmed them, gave them more and then less
water, and fe...
Posted in thread: Summit rhizomes on 07-10-2012 at 08:46 PM
Welll I guess that's the confirmation everyone has been looking for.