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Posted in thread: Grain too old? on 01-06-2017 at 06:15 PM
If the grains are NOT crushed, then yes you should be good. I have been brewing all my beer
this year with grain that was given to me from a friend. It was several years old but kept in
Posted in thread: Grain Crush on 10-11-2016 at 06:26 PM
That's what I thought. Yes they crush it for me. Next time I will see if they can give me a
better crush. Run it through a couple or few times.
Posted in thread: Grain Crush on 10-11-2016 at 05:26 PM
I have been having some efficiency issues lately and I'm wondering if my grain crush may be the
culprit.I have been getting my grain crushed at my local homebrew store and I'm not sure if
Posted in thread: parti-gyle help on 10-11-2016 at 05:09 PM
I made a spreedsheet that I use to help plan my parti-gyles that may
Posted in thread: Wee Heavy Scotch ale question on 09-27-2016 at 09:46 PM
I will look into the oak chips and whiskey. Have you seen or read anything about adding coffee
or spices?I haven't...personally, wouldn't do it. Wee Heavy IMO does not lend itself well to
coffee or sp...
Posted in thread: Robust Porter - 2nd Runnings from the RIS! on 09-27-2016 at 09:39 PM
So did some calculations and I maybe could pull this out of a 2nd runnings from the Russian
Imperial Stout. Thoughts? I know it's probably a bit complex for a Robust Porter, but it might
be a cool exp...
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout Recipe Critique on 09-27-2016 at 09:00 PM
Thanks for the comments. I think I'll go with it and see! Will figure out a parti-gyle to get a
porter or dark mild out of it as well.
Posted in thread: Old Ale - Comments Welcome on 09-27-2016 at 08:46 PM
Here is the Old Ale. I will be brewing this at the same time as my Nut Brown Ale. I will be
using the same grains in the partial mash with the difference of strength coming from the LME
Posted in thread: Nut Brown Ale - Comments Welcome! on 09-27-2016 at 08:38 PM
I'm brewing this in October along with an Old Ale. Comments welcome. My wife and daughter have
been begging me to make a Nut Brown ale so one for them and one for me (Though I do enjoy Nut
Posted in thread: Wee Heavy Scotch ale question on 09-27-2016 at 06:52 PM
Wee Heavys are my go to brew. Of course, I don't like my Wee Heavys to be mixed with anything
that doesn't fit the character. The only thing I have done is to soak oak wood chips in Whisky
and put tho...