Last Activity:11-25-2015 8:22 PM
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Posted in thread: Anyone Make their own Sushi on 11-25-2015 at 12:41 PM
From HyVee eh? Do you ask them for a frozen steak & then thaw it yourself?No, they are ready to
eat...unfrozen. Hyvee actually has a pretty good selection of seafood.
Posted in thread: Anyone Make their own Sushi on 11-23-2015 at 01:20 PM
We make sushi occasionally. Here in Eastern Iowa, tuna steaks are easy enough to find at HyVee.
Other sushi grade fishes are hard to come by though. There is a small fish market in Davenport,
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 11-19-2015 at 04:00 PM
Here's what my boil looked like; total volume was a little over 7 gallons.Yep, that's all you
need.I think people are used to their "volcanic" boils achieved with LP, and are also concerned
Posted in thread: Hop Stand/Whirlpool - Getting great hop aroma/flavor on 11-17-2015 at 05:26 PM
I would do the hopstand at 180F. 140F seems too low to me, basically like a warm dry hop. I
personally like to do a flameout and 180F addition. I think if you onyl did 140F, you would
barely be pullin...
Posted in thread: Hop Stand/Whirlpool - Getting great hop aroma/flavor on 11-17-2015 at 01:29 PM
Just popped the cap on a couple of beers I brewed a couple months ago, using 9 oz. El Dorado
for a 40 min. WP at 175-180*. OMFG!!!!! The aroma is incredible! My buddy could small my glass
from across ...
Posted in thread: Decided to try a stout......Horrible on 11-17-2015 at 12:39 PM
That would explain why you hate commercial stouts.Yeah....Guiness is WAAAAYYY over rated IMO.
Posted in thread: Decided to try a stout......Horrible on 11-13-2015 at 12:36 PM
I have NEVER bought a stout that I like....even Guiness! So, I brew my own. I based it off of
Yooper's oatmeal stout recipe, modified it a bit to be even less bitter and more
Posted in thread: High final gravity question on 11-12-2015 at 02:25 PM
Makes starters and oxygenate better after boiling.
Posted in thread: Beer giving me headaches - help figuring out cause. on 11-12-2015 at 02:23 PM
Sounds like a sensitivity issue to me. To what? I dunnoPersonally, I get headaches EVERY time I
drink beer...EVEN JUST 1 BEER!!! Been that way as long as I can remember.My brothers...nope. No
Posted in thread: Grainfather!! on 11-11-2015 at 09:31 PM
i've gotta time this thing just right. Been married 18 years, but still kinda scared of tha
wife at times!lmoa!!!!!!!!