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Posted in thread: Belgian Trippel (2006 World Beer Cup Gold Medal: Dragonmead Final Absolution clone) on 10-18-2015 at 11:50 PM
How long has this brew been taking to carb up for you guys? I brewed this back on 7/17/15,
bottled on 8/23/15 with 5 oz of priming sugar. Just popped one open after 8 weeks of
conditioning and there i...
Posted in thread: Chocolate Covered Beavr Nutz on 01-16-2015 at 11:52 PM
Has anyone tried adding lactose to this recipe? I would assume that would make it a bit
creamier to compliment the chocolate and pb flavors.
Posted in thread: 3 Gallon Black IPA Recipe on 01-16-2015 at 01:28 AM
Thanks. I'll probably cut the chocolate and roasted malt in half and add some midnight wheat
for color. Going to crank up all the hop additions to 1 oz too.
Posted in thread: 3 Gallon Black IPA Recipe on 01-13-2015 at 12:55 AM
I have some leftover grains from my last brew and want to use them to make a small (3 gallon)
Black IPA. This is the first recipe I am making on my own so I am looking for some feedback on
Posted in thread: Nut Brown AG on 11-16-2014 at 11:36 PM
Brewed this last weekend. My first AG. very excited! Hit 76% efficiency also.
Posted in thread: Gurnee area brewers on 11-05-2014 at 01:59 AM
I have visited this store a few times since I work very close to it. Very nice store and the
guy working there was really helpful.
Posted in thread: What are you doing instead of brewing this weekend? on 11-03-2014 at 01:39 AM
Installing storm door... So I can brew next weekend :mug:
Posted in thread: To drink while brewing or not to drink.. That is the question on 11-03-2014 at 01:30 AM
I made it a tradition to drink my last homebrew while brewing the new recipe. Usually drunk
when it's time to clean up but the beer always comes out good. 10 batches under my belt :-)
Posted in thread: Insulating a bottling bucket for a HLT on 10-18-2014 at 01:55 PM
Good ideas, thanks. I haven't heard of a cold water sparge yet. Is that just batch sparging
with cold water? It would work the same as having 168 degree sparge water?
Posted in thread: Insulating a bottling bucket for a HLT on 10-17-2014 at 10:52 PM
Next weekend I plan on doing my first AG brew. I have a 10 gallon BK and a cooler I converted
to a MLT. my old brew pot can only hold 2 gallons of water. I want to insulate one of my
bottling buckets ...