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Posted in thread: Lawson's Finest Sip of Sunshine Clone on 11-09-2014 at 04:10 PM
Thanks much. I'll give it a whirl soon and post back here with results. Jealous of those in VT
who will eventually get those in cans....as well as easy access to HF.
Posted in thread: Lawson's Finest Sip of Sunshine Clone on 11-09-2014 at 02:33 PM
Also a couple questions. What was your batch size and efficiency? Is your dry hop addition 1.5
oz each addition for a total of 3 oz? Or is each addition 3oz, for a total of 6oz?
Posted in thread: Lawson's Finest Sip of Sunshine Clone on 11-09-2014 at 02:28 PM
How did this turn out? Any tweaks you would do for a future batch? I really like SoS and have a
buddy who is insane for it. Would love to brew this if it is close.
Posted in thread: Limited yeast options, should I step or try something else? on 10-23-2014 at 11:54 PM
Not sure how convenient the store is, but I'd just grab a few packs of S-05 and call it a day.
It will be good yeast for a SMaSH as it won't produce a ton of flavor that would interfere with
Posted in thread: Ipa recipe on 09-28-2014 at 08:18 PM
I'd do some easy water analysis/additions. You can probably get a water report from your city.
At worst, do some filtering and/or campden tablets to get the chlorine, or chloramine, out. I
can't say i...
Posted in thread: New to the brew. Got tips? on 08-20-2014 at 03:36 PM
For the first time brewer, I think the easiest thing to overlook is fermentation control.
Mainly because kits don't really give you enough good information on it. Make sure you pitch
enough yeast and ...
Posted in thread: Heat exchanger on 08-15-2014 at 04:07 AM
I don't have room for a permanent ferm fridge either. I've had success with this hybrid
approach. I have a larger ice cube cooler filled with a water bath. This has a homemade lid to
accommodate the a...
Posted in thread: Belgian/French Hybrid Dark Saison with Tamarind on 08-08-2014 at 03:36 AM
Sorry for the late follow up. Beer turned out nice. It definitely was better fresh as the
tamarind flavor/tartness fell off quickly. The tamarind gave an earthy tart flavor without
overpowering it. Pe...
Posted in thread: Minority Group-founded Breweries on 08-08-2014 at 03:22 AM
18th Street Brewery in Gary, IN. Drew is a great guy and great brewer.
Posted in thread: Belgian/French Hybrid Dark Saison with Tamarind on 04-08-2014 at 03:51 PM
Grain, etc.--------------------------------18 lb. Vienna.5 lb Special B.5 lb Chocolate Malt.75
lb Midnight Wheat15 oz Tamarind Pulp (10 min)Hops,