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Posted in thread: DIPA Hop Schedule needed - (Comet/Galaxy) on 09-13-2016 at 03:39 PM
I like comet with galaxy. Or just comet by itself. Here is my all comet APA recipe it is simple
recipe I adapted from Russian River's Hop2It for testing hops and I've made it so far with
Posted in thread: Cold hop (the art formally know as dry hopping) in a keg, and leaving it there. on 09-13-2016 at 11:20 AM
I always dry hop my IPAs in the keg. This is normally the third dose of dry hop for the beer. I
only use pellet hops.DH1 is loose hops in primary fermentor about 12 hours after I see a full
Posted in thread: Cold hop (the art formally know as dry hopping) in a keg, and leaving it there. on 09-13-2016 at 11:06 AM
One more point, I make 10 gallon batches and I have found that if I dry hop them both at the
same time the second keg doesn't taste the same as the first so now I'll add the hops to the
second keg jus...
Posted in thread: Recirculating Mash Return Line on 08-22-2016 at 08:45 PM
I've used locline and now Blichman Autosparge same idea - let the return gently mix with the
wort on top of the grain bed.I believe there may be desire to avoid splashing the recirculation
Posted in thread: All Grain Isn't Working Out on 08-16-2016 at 07:16 PM
Not sure why so many people think you need to dive right into water chemistry. I would say that
your symptoms - low attenuation and off flavors - are more indicative of a problem with yeast
Posted in thread: How to make a dry yet sweet beer? on 08-05-2016 at 10:07 PM
try reducing bittering hopsIm drinking a 10% abv Tripel right now that finished at 1.006. But
it is sweet. It finishes nice and dry but up front it is malty and sweet like candy. I've seen
same in IPA...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-29-2016 at 08:18 PM
me i want it!
Posted in thread: Advice on buying a grain mill on 07-22-2016 at 02:03 PM
Ive used Barley Crusher. Run through about 2500lbs of grain so far. Works ok. Never an issue
with quality of the crush but knurls are not as grippy as they used to be and I have to give it
a little nu...
Posted in thread: Having serious oxidation issues bottling, please help on 07-18-2016 at 09:32 PM
The darkening beer thing...Is it possible this is haze particles falling out of suspension in
the bottle? As beer clears it tends to appear darker. Think about the progression in the carboy
Posted in thread: Super light blonde color for IPA on 07-15-2016 at 09:24 PM
Any reason to suspect your grain source? Those all seem pretty orange for the grain bills
mentioned. I do a direct fire mash which adds some caramelization and vigorous boil and still
end up with this...