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Posted in thread: Updating a Posted Recipe on 02-05-2013 at 08:12 PM
Hey there. I posted a recipe to a red ale a 9 months or so ago: Bottle Rocket American Red . I
felt the recipe was "done" when I originally posted it, as it had been made over ten times. Now
Posted in thread: Bottle Rocket American Red on 01-15-2013 at 07:32 PM
Brewed this baby 2½ weeks ago and just just took a final gravity while racking it over to my
brite tank for the dry hopping.... I was originally concerned that it may have been too malty
Posted in thread: Bottle Rocket American Red on 11-19-2012 at 01:00 AM
I brewed this not so long ago and am drinking a pint now. WOW this is good. The caramel is
quite prominent but balanced well with bittering hops. Definitely a great example of american
red/amber. The ...
Posted in thread: Bottle Rocket American Red on 10-25-2012 at 02:12 AM
Will be bottling this next week. I progressively added .5 oz simcoe whole leaf to this in the
last 20 minutes, and it smells and tastes AWESOME so far.Had to sub the amarillo for
Posted in thread: Bottle Rocket American Red on 10-24-2012 at 08:07 PM
I might make this and ferment it out with a belgian yeast, see what goes down. Let me know how
that turns out, I've never used a belgian yeast so I'm interested in hearing how it turns out.
Posted in thread: Healthy looking krausen? on 07-24-2012 at 04:01 AM
What did the grape juice concentrate come from? I haven't dabbled with grapes yet, besides what
are off my vine. As long as you used proper sanitary practices and such you should be safe.
Posted in thread: Healthy looking krausen? on 07-24-2012 at 03:47 AM
All looks well to me, I'll allow it! RDWHAHB bro.
Posted in thread: Bottle Rocket American Red on 07-23-2012 at 10:44 PM
Originally I began with only Carafra for the "dark" malt which was good, but I wanted to try
for a bit of that bite that comes from roasted barley to compliment the sweetness of the
Crystal Malt. The ...
Posted in thread: Bottle Rocket American Red on 07-21-2012 at 06:53 PM
Bottle Rocket American RedBeersmith 2 RecipeBottle Rocket American RedRecipe
Specifications--------------------------American Amber AlePre-Boil Volume: 6.00 galBatch Size
(fermenter): 5.00 gal Estimat...
Posted in thread: Who's growing hops in the San Joaquin Valley? on 07-08-2012 at 06:16 AM
I have no idea what to plant. Perhaps Magnum? Nice clean bittering hop with a bit of spice. As
for Porterville, well it's Porterville :D If you ever go about cutting rhizomes to give out,
send a shout...