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Posted in thread: Bad Taste please HELP on 12-21-2013 at 11:26 PM
It's the pH not the heat that extracts tannins. If heat was the culprit decoction mashes would
yeild horrible, tannin beer.I would suggest trying a batch with bottled spring water or r/o
water with mi...
Posted in thread: Bad Taste please HELP on 12-19-2013 at 09:13 PM
I'm guessing it's huskiness/tannins from your sparging method. Try a full volume mash with no
sparge and see if that fixes it, then later you can try different sparging methods to get your
Posted in thread: What is the difference between commercial brewers and homebrewer's on 12-12-2013 at 08:18 PM
I am friends with a few local brewpub brewers, one thing we have going for us is ingredients, a
lot of them are under contract to buy certain hops and locked into those agreements as
multi-year deals ...
Posted in thread: mmm, gnomegang.... on 12-11-2013 at 08:48 PM
any success with this recipe?
Posted in thread: Gnomegang on 12-11-2013 at 08:45 PM
Did you end up making this? I see it's pilsner, red wheat, oats, special b and carapils with
some sugar and saaz hops from their sell sheet (attached), I can't imagine there's hardly any
special B in ...
Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-21-2013 at 07:59 PM
Nice, I'm in, thanks RB
Posted in thread: time to play the "can you name this style by the pictures" game. on 09-04-2013 at 02:18 PM
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 09-04-2013 at 02:15 PM
re: Yuengling, I could see a waitress comparing it Guinness because of their black and tan, I'm
in Michigan where it's not distributed and I've had it:
Posted in thread: Benefits of a 90 min boil? on 08-10-2013 at 08:23 PM
I imagine they did not get different recommendations from Lakefront for all grain and extract,
the rest of the instructions proceed with a 60 minute boil.
Posted in thread: IPA Pickles?!? on 08-09-2013 at 10:32 PM
My wife had 3 girl friends over the other day for dinner and one mentioned she saw my wife post
I made the house smell like vinegar making pickles and she makes them too. So I put a jar out,
the 3 lad...