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Posted in thread: Accurate digital thermometer w/ probe? on 11-11-2013 at 12:38 AM
I actually use (2) love controllers. One is functional (it actually controls the heat on the
HLT) and the second one on the mash tun is strictly for temp read-outs. At the end of the boil,
I take the ...
Posted in thread: US-04 Imperial Stout Stuck? on 10-02-2012 at 01:13 AM
My first all grain batch... A big Russian Imperial Stout. 6 gallonsRecipe is as follows:12lbs
2-row1lb chocolate malt.5lb rye1.5 lb crystal 60.75lb roasted barley1lb of plain table
sugarCooled to 70* ...
Posted in thread: Hops for IPA... All citrus or mixture of citrus/pine on 06-06-2012 at 04:25 PM
I just finished killing a keg of an all-Cascade IPA, and it was amazing. Easily one of the best
beers I've ever had.
Posted in thread: Dry hopping while carbing on 06-05-2012 at 09:42 PM
I dropped a nylon mesh bag of Cascade whole hops (I wanna say a full two ounces) into the keg,
sealed it up, set the pressure to carb over 3 days, and left it in there while I went through
Posted in thread: What do you think of this recipe? on 04-05-2012 at 09:57 PM
Excellent thoughts everyone! I'm still learning, so I appreciate the feedback. The trip to the
LHBS is already done, so I'll have to use the US-05 for this batch (but am anxious to try
liquid yeast ne...
Posted in thread: What do you think of this recipe? on 04-05-2012 at 08:43 PM
I was planning on using Safale US-05. The guy at my LHBS said it would be adequate. I haven't
made a starter before, but was thinking about it with this.And yeah, I was planning on checking
Posted in thread: What do you think of this recipe? on 04-05-2012 at 07:40 PM
This will be my third batch, and I decided that rather than following another recipe, I wanted
to create my recipe. I bought 4 Cascade hop rhizomes and I dig hoppy beers, so I thought I
would try an a...