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Posted in thread: New Brew on 01-28-2016 at 08:42 PM
BierMunchers American Ale - Centennial Blonde Ale. Search for it in the HBT top 100 recipes
(it's #1). I have this in bottles now and I have never gone through beer so fast. It is easy,
and tastes gre...
Posted in thread: The Great HBT Stogie Thread on 01-28-2016 at 08:27 PM
Not the best smoke, but it was free so totally worth the price. Cheers!
Posted in thread: Been thinking on using rain water for my brew on 01-27-2016 at 02:45 PM
I was wondering if there is a cheap way to filter rain water to use in my brews without getting
infection or bad bacterias any help is appreciatedJust out of curiosity, why would you want to
use rain ...
Posted in thread: Cloudy cream ale... on 01-20-2016 at 10:16 PM
Are you noticing this before you bottle it or when you pour it to drink? Could be chill haze
which is protein that settles when the beer is warm but goes into suspension when the beer is
Posted in thread: First batch- No hydrometer for readings? on 01-15-2016 at 12:51 AM
You may want to look into fermentation temperature control on the next batch...70-80F is a
little high to ferment at for some yeasts. Controlling your temps on the low to mid 60's will
result in a muc...
Posted in thread: Beerwheel gets a puncture? on 01-12-2016 at 04:07 AM
Nottingham is great yeast but at high temps will give you those banana off flavors. Find a way
to control your Temps better before the next brew. It will make much better beer.
Posted in thread: Guidance/advice needed on first three batches on 01-12-2016 at 04:02 AM
Wait another week or 2, that's what I would do. Those gravity readings are a little high and I
wouldn't risk having bottle bombs.
Posted in thread: Understanding adding LME or DME late in the boil? on 01-05-2016 at 04:30 PM
When I did extract, I put half the extract in the boil and the rest at flame out. Never had an
issue doing it that way.
Posted in thread: The Great HBT Stogie Thread on 01-02-2016 at 01:45 AM
Anybody know how good Thompson Cigar is for purchasing cigars?
Posted in thread: Bottled Pale Ale over 3 months old on 01-02-2016 at 12:46 AM
Should be fine. I have had some go for over a year. At 3 months you may start to notice a
slight fade in the hop flavor but nothing so bad you wouldn't want to drink it. At a year I
have noticed a sig...