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Posted in thread: NHC 2010, are you entering? on 04-29-2010 at 08:34 PM
Scored a 41 for my Sour Belgian Stout but didn't move on in the East Region. I little bummed,
but glad with the score overall. Must have been a bang up of a category.
Posted in thread: NHC 2010, are you entering? on 03-31-2010 at 11:27 AM
Speaking of feedback, for anyone who has entered NHC before, how is the feedback? Any different
than a local competition or is it basically the same, region and judge dependent? In other
words, do the...
Posted in thread: BYO'S Berliner Weisse... on 11-12-2009 at 01:22 PM
I brewed that recipe last year and followed Jamil's process. You can find the Berliner show on
the BN to hear some more info (it's actually one of the shorter episodes).However, like others
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 10-08-2009 at 09:11 PM
I tasted some early results from my Westmalle Extra clone which was 100% Castle Pils malt. I
did a robust 90min boil and made a 2L RWS with 3787. Got damn near my TG at 1.006, 87% AA.
Absolutely no of...
Posted in thread: BM's Blonde ale becomes a bad girl on 10-08-2009 at 09:08 PM
Keep in mind that it could be anything that's infected the beer. It may turn out okay (and even
excellent), but it's dicey. If you have the carboy space to dedicate this brew for several
months go for...
Posted in thread: Wild beer roll call on 10-02-2009 at 11:06 PM
So far what's souring right now are:Belgian Funky stoutOud BruinChocolate Saison (Roselare
second gen.)Table Sour (all Drie Fonteinen)Bottled:Brett L stoutBrett C Mango ChipotleBrett L
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 10-01-2009 at 11:21 PM
Here's a picture of my blowoff setup. I like how snuggly everything is, but now I have concerns
that the blowoff tube fits really tightly into my "catch" container and perhaps CO2 buildup is
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 10-01-2009 at 10:21 PM
Never had a problem with a 3/8" blow off in even my craziest Heffes. But, do what makes you
comfortable.Just picked up a couple feet of 1"OD, .75" ID and it fits very snuggly inside the
drilled hole o...
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 10-01-2009 at 08:38 PM
I drilled my lid and am getting a .75"? tubing to use for a blow-off. Using something as small
as a 3/8" tube through a stopped makes me a little nervous that it'd get clogged.
Posted in thread: Exploring "no chill" brewing on 10-01-2009 at 01:08 PM
The handle was designed with hauling liquid in mind. It won't break. :PThat's what I figured. I
didn't think it'd be there if you couldn't carry it full. Thanks for the confidence boost :mug: