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Posted in thread: Girl Scout Cookie Caramel Delites (Samoas) Beer on 04-01-2015 at 10:55 PM
Been tasting this for a week now on nitro.It pours beautifully with no oil slick. Excellent
head retention.Aroma: Light roast, low caramel some vanilla. Coconuts peeks its head out as it
Posted in thread: BIAB Maximums on 04-01-2015 at 01:12 AM
Pot is 5.75" diameter ??? :eek:Brew on :mug:Changed it to 15.75". Otherwise I'd have a really
tall and skinny kettle!
Posted in thread: BIAB Maximums on 03-31-2015 at 04:57 AM
Brewed a RIS today. Pot is 15.75" diameter and 19" tall. Got 24lbs in and had room for a few
more with ease.
Posted in thread: Girl Scout Cookie Caramel Delites (Samoas) Beer on 03-19-2015 at 10:34 PM
Kegged this today and I'll say that there isn't much Samoas flavor in the uncarbed sample I
took. There didn't appear to be any oil slick either but we'll see in the finished beer.The
beer has some sw...
Posted in thread: Girl Scout Cookie Caramel Delites (Samoas) Beer on 03-17-2015 at 04:59 PM
I'm pretty sure I'll end up with an oil slick but hopefully no infection. I was thinking that
the cookies are about as sterile as a food product can get, plus I put them into a hop sack and
gave a dip...
Posted in thread: Girl Scout Cookie Caramel Delites (Samoas) Beer on 03-17-2015 at 04:10 AM
Just brewed a stout, somewhat sweet, and added two boxes of chopped Samoas to secondary (two
boxes minus a couple of bites). I'll keg it in four more days and I'm serving it on nitro.I'll
update and l...
Posted in thread: Bottling off a nitro keg tap, does it work? on 03-14-2015 at 07:05 PM
Anyone else try this recently?I was thinking of bottling to a 2 liter bottle then carbing at an
appropriate level with a carb cap and CO2. Any feedback on this?
Posted in thread: wilserbrewer BIAB Bags, Black Friday deals on 11-28-2014 at 04:34 AM
Thanks for the deal! Just in time as I'm rebuilding my brew area for January. In for the BYGO!
Posted in thread: Berliner Weiss help on 09-08-2014 at 05:03 AM
From my experience the puke smell comes from exposure to oxygen during the sour mash. I've
heard of some people having success with the plastic wrap but others not so much.Also, mine
take an average o...
Posted in thread: Wild yeast from blueberries? on 09-06-2014 at 05:26 AM
Recently tried this with some concord grapes from my yard and some sage brush needles.I put a
small amount of starter wort (1.030 and lightly hopped) into a white labs vial and put two
grapes into two...