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Posted in thread: E-Herms Build on 08-23-2015 at 01:14 AM
I realize this is an old thread but saw your images on Google and its what im looking towards,
my main concern right now is the length using flush welded couplers? After a coupler + close
nipple + Sta...
Posted in thread: Recipe for an Imperial Red on 12-31-2014 at 07:24 PM
I would second pretty much everything in here. The C-120 is going to leave you with too many
sugars that will not ferment, I would be concerned with it being cloyingly sweet both from the
Posted in thread: Labeling some Sours on 12-30-2014 at 04:51 PM
Thanks a lot guys. This was a fun experiment and all of the feedback has been positive so far.
Posted in thread: How to get the most flavor out of your fruit additions? on 12-30-2014 at 04:49 PM
10lbs of raspberries in how many gallons? I only have experience with raspberries being added
to sour beers, but I used a ratio of 2.5lbs of raspberries per 1 gallon of beer and it produced
Posted in thread: Storing Hops in Vacuum Jar on 12-30-2014 at 04:42 PM
1 - Yes.2 - I have not used that product but I do use regular mason jars with a vacuum sealer
to store my hops. I have hops that are 3 years old that still produce great IPAs.3 - They can
Posted in thread: Labeling some Sours on 12-18-2014 at 12:55 AM
Back in January 2013 I brewed my first sour beer. Last month I finally got around to bottling
it. I had split up the 12 gallons into 2 gallon batches with different fruit added. This is
Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout recipe critique on 10-15-2014 at 12:44 AM
I think your recipe looks good. Its pretty close to the %'s I use for my RIS. I use 75.2% Base
malts, 14.1% Roasted/Chocolate Malts, 7% Crystal Malts & 3.5% Flaked. It comes out pretty dark,
Posted in thread: How long will my hops last in the freezer? on 09-17-2014 at 11:46 PM
I have pellet hops in my freezer that are 3-5 years old. I keep all of my hops in either vacuum
sealed bags or vacuum sealed mason jars - both with silica gel oxy absorber packs inside. I buy
Posted in thread: 1gal Strawberry Wheat on 07-12-2014 at 01:31 AM
I would also choose the citra. Next time though, get some el dorado hops and you will
supercharge the strawberry flavors.
Posted in thread: Firestone Walker Easy Jack on 07-12-2014 at 01:25 AM
I just listened to the Firestone Walker Holiday show on the brewing network where Matt talks
about Mandarin Bavarian being the dominant hop in this beer - I also purchased a bit of it and
through it i...