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Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-17-2014 at 02:56 AM
So I stirred while bumping up to mash out temp and I squeezed like crazy. I had my brew house
efficiency set to 65% and I pretty much hit my OG. I was aiming for 1.059 and I got 1.058.
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-12-2014 at 10:25 PM
Thanks, I'm about 30 min from mashout, I'll have to give that a try!
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-12-2014 at 07:23 PM
So I finally settled on a recipe. 6kg MO with 4 roughly 40g additions of Cascade at 60, 30, 10
and 0. The bitterness ratio comes out at about 1.02 so it should be pretty balanced, if what I
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-09-2014 at 04:14 PM
I've done a number of continuously hopped IPAs. I've come to the conclusion that any hop
addition 30 mins or later does not really add much beyond general bitterness. It's also a bit
of a pain...!My c...
Posted in thread: Lower than expected efficiency. on 11-09-2014 at 02:43 PM
Seems a bit high on the total water, I would suggest closely monitoring the volume in the
kettle as you boil, check after 45 minutes and you will know where your heading. Crank it up,
or extend the bo...
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-09-2014 at 06:36 AM
Yea, I'll probably go that route eventually but for now I want to figure out what the base malt
tastes like while making a decent IPA.
Posted in thread: Lower than expected efficiency. on 11-09-2014 at 06:34 AM
That seems rather excessive but super too much since the 90 minute boil and the large
grainbill.I just used the Priceless calculator from your website and it said to use 35.62L
(9.41 gal) thats based ...
Posted in thread: MO/Cascade Smash help on 11-09-2014 at 05:34 AM
Hey, I'm looking at doing a Maris Otter Cascade smash in the next few weeks and I'm looking for
opinions on my recipe. This will be my first smash and my 6th AG brew, all of them have been
BIAB and un...
Posted in thread: Lower than expected efficiency. on 11-09-2014 at 04:06 AM
I just started using the Brewers Friend site and it looks pretty good as far as web based
calculators go. However I'm looking at my water volume and I was told for a beer with an OG an
1.067 and I'm g...
Posted in thread: Man Mug Giveaway - Open to All on 11-04-2014 at 02:02 AM
I'm in! I'd love to find something that keeps my beer from freezing when I brew in -20C!