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Posted in thread: Steeping Specialty Grains Separate from the Mash? (AG) on 10-18-2012 at 04:16 PM
You can steep Dark grains and crystal separate. No real disadvantage mashing crystal so I just
mash them. In Gordon Strong's book "Brewing Better Beer" he says there is no real disadvantage
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Ale on 10-12-2012 at 08:00 PM
Well I have to say.... This beer is fantastic. I picked up a six pack of pumpkin beer from the
store, having never tried a pumpkin beer, to compare against my own. I am surprised how close
my beer is ...
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Ale on 10-10-2012 at 11:21 PM
Just put it in the keg tonight. Will update on results Friday or Sat. Cherry stout is bottled.
Tried one only after a week and it tasted great but very little cherry flavor. I added cherry
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Ale on 09-16-2012 at 03:24 AM
I just couldn't do it. There was about 18L. So I topped it off to 23L and added some dextrose.
I will post the results in about a month. I plan on doing primary for two weeks then secondary
for 2 week...
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Ale on 09-16-2012 at 02:50 AM
But I plan on topping it off to 23L. So that would change the gravity would it not? Or am I
being greedy. Should I just go with what I got?
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Ale on 09-16-2012 at 02:44 AM
I also have a bunch of dextrose. What if I dissolved a bit in water, to top up to 23L 6.08Gal,
then add some of the maple syrup in the secondary?
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Ale on 09-16-2012 at 02:39 AM
Ok well I may have a problem.I didn't yeild as much as I wanted from the mash. I was looking to
get about 24 to 26 liters. I ended up with about 20L after boiling I have about 18-19L. Also I
broke my ...
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Ale on 09-15-2012 at 10:54 PM
Hello everyone.I haven't been on here in awhile so I thought I would give a quick up date. I
recently moved to All Grain!! :tank: I have three all grain batches on the go. First one was
just a basic a...
Posted in thread: Contamination? on 07-16-2012 at 09:39 AM
I should mention this is in the secondary. Primary ferm was done in another container.
Posted in thread: Contamination? on 07-15-2012 at 10:56 PM
So this is my IPA (etxract/partial mash kit that I did) This is my second try at it. First one
was contaminated so I dumped it. Well I thought it was..... I actually had two brews going at
the same ti...