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Posted in thread: The Brew Stand Incredible Giveaway on 06-13-2014 at 02:48 PM
Posted in thread: The Great Hydra Giveaway! on 05-15-2014 at 02:29 PM
Posted in thread: Help with Chill Haze Please on 04-11-2014 at 07:18 PM
Any adverse effects for using gelatin?Some people have reported that gelatin can strip very
hoppy beers of some of their bitterness or hop character.-Rich
Posted in thread: Oskar Blues Old Chub clone from BYO on 04-08-2014 at 03:02 PM
Personally I'd go with 2 packets. They're cheap, and it's a biggish beer. :-)-Rich
Posted in thread: Recipe Critique: new attempt at Kasteel Rouge clone on 03-21-2014 at 09:13 PM
The beer wound up very good, especially with some citric acid added to make it good and sharp.
The process of extracting the cherries in vodka dulled the taste a bit.Only issue is that the
ABV is enti...
Posted in thread: Strawberry Alarm Clock v3.0 (Strawberry Blonde) on 03-21-2014 at 09:06 PM
Hey, everyone, thought I'd post a post-mortem, given that it's been a good while.The beer wound
up very good, especially with some citric acid added to make it good and sharp. The process of
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 02-15-2014 at 07:25 PM
Posted in thread: Critique My First Lager Plan on 01-16-2014 at 11:43 PM
I'll check gravity around Thursday to see if it's D-rest time.Welp, it's Thursday. The airlock
is still bubbling at about a pop every 2 seconds (the fastest it's been). The plan is in fact
to test tom...
Posted in thread: Critique My First Lager Plan on 01-13-2014 at 07:10 PM
Okay, it's been a great discussion since I last posted.To nail it down: I did ferment my 2L
starter (pitching 2 vials) for about 18 hrs at room temp (call it 65F) on a stir plate. :D
:rockin:I then co...
Posted in thread: Critique My First Lager Plan on 01-10-2014 at 09:59 PM
Bump the starter to 1.8-2L. Crash the starter for 24hrs+.Since you're going to keg this,
transfer to the keg after the the cold crash and lager it in the keg. Not only will you be able
to skip an unne...