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Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 03-10-2014 at 12:00 PM
Didn't know I'd start a huge dereail with my commercial comment. oops :oBut my problem with SA
is this. I started with things like SA and SN(still love SN)I tried Scotch Ale from SA. I
didn't like it,...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 03-09-2014 at 01:26 PM
Had it yesterday. Nothing outstanding or unique, nothing horrible. Decent taste, but not in
your face either. I enjoyed it, wasn't a ruination by any means. But for those who aren't hop
heads, a decen...
Posted in thread: Where did the Hops Go? on 03-08-2014 at 01:36 PM
That SHOULD taste and smell nasty. Were the hops fresh? I have some very old hops and they
bitter ok, but have really low aroma. Prob time to chuck them.
Posted in thread: Where did the Hops Go? on 03-08-2014 at 01:33 PM
Remember this is a gallon, so that's a lot of hops.
Posted in thread: Bitter finish to beer on 03-08-2014 at 01:29 PM
Uh, what's in the "spice packet?" Some spices can be bitter if they are strong and maybe after
fermentation, that's concentrated. Let it settle more?
Posted in thread: kegged my first batch on 03-07-2014 at 10:16 PM
Amen to that! I kegged my first batch last week and I can't believe it took me so long to make
the move to kegging. No more saving/cleaning/storing/filling/capping bottles. That stuff
sucked!Now I can...
Posted in thread: SMaSH APA help for first time AG brewer on 03-07-2014 at 10:06 PM
Torrified wheat also helps with a nice head, and I don't think it contributes haze. I don't
know how it differs from flaked though.
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 03-07-2014 at 10:03 PM
Can we add this to the funny things we've overheard list? ;pI'd give it a 7.5.
Posted in thread: SMaSH APA help for first time AG brewer on 03-06-2014 at 11:33 PM
Extract often has carapils in it, so if you like your extract brews, adding carapils will make
it more like you're used to, just as a baseline.
Posted in thread: Niko Brew on 03-05-2014 at 09:52 PM
I like these guys. Good prices, fast shipping. The bags are solid as a rock. They are all
exactly 2.1 oz in the package.