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Posted in thread: "Prime Dose" for undercarbed tripel? on 09-16-2014 at 09:17 PM
Hello! I undercarbonated my tripel to about 2.5 volumes based on what the calculator I used
told me was appropriate. It has about the same carbonation as a slightly spritzy IPA. Has
anyone used Prime ...
Posted in thread: Cider House Select yeast from Brewer's Best on 09-14-2014 at 09:48 PM
No worries.I tasted some at bottling-time and it was pretty dry; drier than I'd like, but not
excessively so. I'll try to give a follow-up when I pop a bottle open.I put 5 gallons in the
Posted in thread: Cider House Select yeast from Brewer's Best on 09-14-2014 at 11:05 AM
Ah, makes more sense. That's what happens when I post after a long day of judging -- my reading
comprehension goes straight out the window!
Posted in thread: Cider House Select yeast from Brewer's Best on 09-14-2014 at 12:40 AM
I just bottled a batch of pear cider brewed with this on 9/7. I pitched it dry and I got about
75% apparent attenuation (1.046 to 1.011) from it.Wow! Bottled after only 6 days? Did you half
Posted in thread: Super Mechanical Range Smart Giveaway - Open to All! on 09-09-2014 at 03:53 PM
I'm gonna win one of these days...
Posted in thread: Ss Brewing Technologies "That's a ton of Stuff!" Giveaway on 09-08-2014 at 10:02 PM
C'mon fifth place - papa needs a new kettle!
Posted in thread: Cider House Select yeast from Brewer's Best on 09-08-2014 at 12:44 PM
I just pitched a pack of this into a perry yesterday. Seems to be fermenting, but like you, I
couldn't find any info on it, so I decided to give it a go. Last year I did a cider with
Mangrove Jack's c...
Posted in thread: Mild - Best of Show New England Regional Homebrew Competition 2011 on 09-08-2014 at 12:47 AM
Just bottled this today. Overestimated my efficiency and only ended up at OG 1.033, but FG was
1.008, giving me a 3.3% ABV beauty! Hydro sample tasted great.
Posted in thread: BierMuncher's OktoberFAST Ale (AG) on 09-07-2014 at 11:24 PM
I just kegged my version of this with Mangrove Jack's M44 US West Coast, and the hydro sample
tasted great! Attenuated a little too far, down to 1.010 and 5.5% ABV, but I'm really looking
forward to f...
Posted in thread: BierMuncher's OktoberFAST Ale (AG) on 08-26-2014 at 11:27 AM
I've brewed this a couple times now, including just yesterday. Recently I've been judging
smoked beers in a couple different competitions and now have the bug to brew a classic
rauchbier. Does anyone ...