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Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout on 01-07-2014 at 06:39 PM
I wouldn't worry about efficiency as much with this beer. You don't want it to finish dry. A
1.025- 1.040 final gravity is normal with this style.
Posted in thread: 2nd All Grain Batch! on 01-26-2013 at 03:01 AM
I think that 2 lbs of crystal might have been a tad too much. I'm sure the beer will turn out
ok... I would imagine that the beer might be a little on the sweet side and your terminal
gravity might en...
Posted in thread: Johnson temp controls on 01-15-2013 at 09:05 PM
Got it done! Bavarian Pilsner is chugging away at 50 in the fridge out in my 25 degree garage.
Thanks to a hair dryer that temperature controller and a little ingenuity from yo boy
Posted in thread: Johnson temp controls on 01-12-2013 at 04:28 PM
How do u set it to heating mode?
Posted in thread: Gingerbread Porter on 11-27-2012 at 05:29 PM
Gingerbread PorterStyle: Robust PorterOG: 1.068Type: All GrainFG: 1.017Rating: 4.0ABV: 6.68
%Calories: 222IBU's: 21.59Efficiency: 70 %Boil Size: 5.83 GalColor: 31.6 SRM Batch Size: 5.00
Posted in thread: Cocoa Nibs and Oak Spirals on 11-24-2012 at 05:02 PM
I've never used either ingredient before and I'm hoping to incorporate both of them into a
robust porter. When should I add the cocoa nibs? How long should I leave the oak spirals in the
Posted in thread: What is Everyone Drinking this Thanksgiving?? on 11-23-2012 at 01:15 PM
You can drive over to Morehead and find Brooklyn Brewery stuff at the liquor store I bet. They
distribute to MN.It's 15 degrees and the wind is freakin howling man! It was 60 degrees when we
Posted in thread: What is Everyone Drinking this Thanksgiving?? on 11-22-2012 at 02:09 PM
I'm bringing an Oktoberfest style lager, my Backyard Hop Wheat Lager with homegrown
Centennials, and a Soriachi Ace dry hopped pale ale with me up to Fargo, ND to share with my
father-in-law and broth...
Posted in thread: Munich Helles on 11-22-2012 at 02:02 PM
When I said that homebrewers are douchebags what I really meant was that homebrewers that I
have encountered on homebrew talk have been sarcastic know-it-alls. Now that doesn't pertain to
everyone. I ...
Posted in thread: First Lager Questions on 11-17-2012 at 04:51 PM
Bavarian DunkelStyle: Octoberfest/MarzenOG: 1.047Type: All GrainFG: 1.012Rating: 3.0ABV: 4.59
%Calories: 154IBU's: 21.87Efficiency: 70 %Boil Size: 5.83 GalColor: 16.7 SRM Batch Size: 5.00