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Posted in thread: Do you clean the bottles? on 10-06-2015 at 02:19 AM
I've had trouble with infections after 2-3 uses if I don't clean used bottles with PBW or
Oxyclean along with scrubbing even if I do rinse the bottles right away and store covered. A
film of yeast bui...
Posted in thread: Kegging a DFH 120 minute IPA clone on 06-16-2015 at 01:31 PM
Nicholas at DFH said their kegerator likes 40-45 F and 7-8 psi. I'm going to go with that and
see what happens.
Posted in thread: Kegging a DFH 120 minute IPA clone on 06-11-2015 at 12:42 PM
Thanks for the style reference and suggestion to email. I'll shoot DFH an email but that gives
me a good start.
Posted in thread: Kegging a DFH 120 minute IPA clone on 06-10-2015 at 09:49 PM
Kegging rookie here and want to make sure I get this right.I've never had Dogfish Head 120
minute IPA and attempted a clone at the suggestion of a friend who is not a home brewer. It has
been in secon...
Posted in thread: Mild Ale; How much cocoa powder to add at secondary? on 06-04-2015 at 11:40 PM
I'm actually pretty surprised with the results of this little experiment. I left the nibs on
the beer for two weeks in secondary and bottled. Just now am trying the different beers. I get
Posted in thread: Mild Ale; How much cocoa powder to add at secondary? on 05-02-2015 at 10:17 PM
Just thought I'd post an update. I found a thread suggesting 1.3 oz of nibs per gallon in a
Boulevard Chocolate Ale clone. I racked some of the beer onto 3 64 oz growlers and a added 20
grams, 30 gram...
Posted in thread: Mild Ale; How much cocoa powder to add at secondary? on 04-25-2015 at 06:26 PM
Thanks, it is a good session ale without the chocolate and one of my regular brews. I've just
been in an experimental mood lately.Paps, isn't unsweetened cocoa powder just ground raw cacao
nibs? How i...
Posted in thread: Mild Ale; How much cocoa powder to add at secondary? on 04-24-2015 at 06:07 PM
Today I'm brewing a pale mild based on Northern Brewer's AK47 Pale Mild kit. When I rack to
secondary I'd like to split a gallon off and add some unsweetened cocoa powder to see what
happens. What wou...
Posted in thread: Building a starter for Dogfish Head 120 min clone on 04-06-2015 at 02:13 AM
Thanks for the link to homebrew academy. I hadn't found that website yet. The videos reminded
me about the starter calculator on Mrmalty.com.I decided to only do a 2.5 gallon batch based on
a number o...
Posted in thread: Building a starter for Dogfish Head 120 min clone on 03-31-2015 at 11:46 AM
Thanks.I actually had the bertus brewery post pulled up in a browser tab but hadn't had time to
read it yet.Last night I listened to part of a podcast from The Jamil Show where Paxton was a
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