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Posted in thread: Smoke wood trade? Bradford Pear for? on 04-08-2013 at 07:59 PM
Hi all, been getting into smoking using the standard store bought sacks of smoke wood, and have
been having good results and lots of fun. Anyway I have read that the Bradford pear is similar
to the fr...
Posted in thread: Samuel Smith Oatmeal stout clone on 02-10-2013 at 04:00 AM
brewing this recipe now. i am doing an all grain batch so the lLME converted to just over
14.5lbs of two row pale. i am doing 10 gallons so will split it to 2 fermenters using safale
04. i plan to put...
Posted in thread: Cheap and easy mashtun build on 01-29-2013 at 04:14 PM
I would recommend to go big or stay home. I was using a friends Keggle a few weise ago to do a
10 gallon batch of American IPA. For the mash in I used 1.5 qts of water per lb of grain, with
34 lbs of ...
Posted in thread: Re surfacing a cast iron skillet on 08-27-2012 at 12:16 PM
Odds are the piece you have is fairly old, possibly antique. I recovered a similar conditioned
piece from my spouses late grandfather's estate and found after cleaning and research of mold
Posted in thread: need help on 04-08-2012 at 04:19 AM
give them a gentle roll or swirl and move them to a room that is warmer
Posted in thread: Question about filtering hop pellets from wort on 01-20-2012 at 06:19 PM
I am a big fan of hoppy IPA and just bottled my third IIPA. They have all been attempts at
hopslam and they are damn good the longer they sit. Anyway, I had 9 ounces of pellets in the
boil and dry hop...
Posted in thread: First crack at a Mead. Recipe ?s on 01-04-2012 at 05:24 PM
Thanks for responses. I have the 11lbs of honey on hand so was gonna start with that. Had read
a few recipes and 2lbs of honey per gallon seemed common. I can bump it up easily enough. I
will check ou...
Posted in thread: First crack at a Mead. Recipe ?s on 01-04-2012 at 04:03 AM
Ok so I went to all grain and am having decent success. Now to try something else. My first
mead I am shooting for a not too sweet five gallon batch of Dark Berry Mead in the 12-13%abv
range. I have 1...
Posted in thread: New guy from Central Florida on 04-20-2011 at 01:32 AM
awesome. thanks for the suggestions. will hit at least one of them.
Posted in thread: New guy from Central Florida on 04-05-2011 at 11:49 PM
Hey Florida members, I will be traveling down to Orlando(Disney) soon, then over to west palm
for a couple days. Are there any good microbrew type places I should hit in the general
vicinity of those ...