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Posted in thread: Extract Arrogant Bastard clonish on 02-14-2014 at 04:17 PM
Nice. Normal for a strong ale to take a while. My 10.1% strong ale has been bottled for 7+
weeks, and still tastes a little young.
Posted in thread: I'm concerned about my IPA on 01-23-2014 at 03:28 PM
Get a paint strainer bag or some kind of nylon or polyester mesh and wrap it around the siphon
when you transfer to the bottling bucket. Hold it to the siphon with a rubber band that is
Posted in thread: Citra IPA recipe feedback on 01-18-2014 at 03:01 PM
Looks like a good recipe, I might try something similar for my Citra DIPA, since you said this
turned out pretty good.I made a Citra APA which turned out excellent. I added the dry hops
towards the en...
Posted in thread: To secondary, or not to secondary on 01-17-2014 at 01:05 PM
I personally don't use a secondary unless I'm making a fruit beer.There's absolutely nothing
wrong with racking to a secondary, I just feel that the risk of infection from transferring is
larger than ...
Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 01-16-2014 at 11:46 PM
Just transferred my Mango/Pineapple IPA to secondary. Going well so far.
Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 12-26-2013 at 02:41 PM
Mango/Pineapple IPA. Still in primary, will rack on top of the fruit in secondary.
Posted in thread: Mosaic for Bittering? on 12-23-2013 at 04:43 PM
I've used Mosaic to bitter an all Mosaic black rye Saison. No ill effect or harsh bitterness.
It's delightful right now. For comparison, I used 4 oz total in a 10 gallon batch. 1 ounce was
at 60 minut...
Posted in thread: Need Critique of strong ale recipe on 12-23-2013 at 04:42 PM
Ok, I see. At that level, you should have some decent hop presence. And yes, you can always add
more to the dry hop if you're not noticing much from the aroma.
Posted in thread: IPA recipe critique on 12-23-2013 at 04:40 PM
I've noticed pine flavors from Citra, but it is highly variable from crop to crop, so your
mileage may vary.This. I've never noticed it in my brews with Citra, but a friend picked up
piney notes from ...
Posted in thread: Need Critique of strong ale recipe on 12-22-2013 at 03:37 PM
Huge fan of Strong Ale's. So much you can tinker with based on preference. I think your recipe
looks good, but I will give a few suggestions based on what you posted up top. Frog Spit, cool