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Posted in thread: 2.5 Gallon Batch Mash Tun on 07-19-2016 at 12:33 PM
It's time for you to consider BIAB. When I scaled down about 10 years ago, that's what I did. I
still use the cooler for the rare big batch or big beer. But otherwise, brewing in a bag might
be the wa...
Posted in thread: 2.5 Gallon Batch Mash Tun on 07-18-2016 at 06:19 PM
Thanks for the responses. I'm going to try the foil trick.
Posted in thread: Hop Schedule Help on 07-18-2016 at 06:18 PM
Going to be brewing a citrus-forward IPA this week as a test batch for my friend's wedding.
He'd like to use the following hops and I'm not sure how best to layer them for dry
Posted in thread: 2.5 Gallon Batch Mash Tun on 07-15-2016 at 05:03 PM
I'm going to be scaling down my batch size for the first time from 5 to 2.5 gallons and am
hoping I can still use my 10 gallon cooler mash tun for it rather than BIAB. I assume I'll be
Posted in thread: IPA Recipe Thoughts? on 06-02-2016 at 09:32 PM
Thanks. Maybe I'll give London Ale III a try. Description sounds good and I should get into the
habit of using other strains.
Posted in thread: IPA Recipe Thoughts? on 06-02-2016 at 08:45 PM
I wouldn't say that I "didn't like" the Munich/Vienna combo per se, but I just want to
experiment with some other combos to find out what I really like.I could add a full ounce of
Apollo - just wasn't...
Posted in thread: IPA Recipe Thoughts? on 06-02-2016 at 08:15 PM
Thinking of brewing this recipe sometime in the next week or so. My last two IPAs had a grain
bill using Munich and Vienna. They were good but not really what I was hoping for. As a lot of
Posted in thread: NE IPA reviews on 05-20-2016 at 07:09 PM
Good lord - please send me any leftover "off-putting" Tree House Green, Alter Ego, and Haze
that wasn't consumed.I'll bite and open up the inevitable can of worms here - I'll never
understand why ther...
Posted in thread: Color Change After Bottling - Oxidization? on 05-05-2016 at 06:09 PM
Maybe something with the bottles themselves?Hmm. I suppose it's a possibility. I'm pretty good
about my bottle sanitation though. I reuse bottles but rinse immediately with hot water after
Posted in thread: Color Change After Bottling - Oxidization? on 05-05-2016 at 05:40 PM
Not really getting any of those flavors that you're describing though I was kind of convincing
myself that I could taste some acetaldehyde but that wouldn't explain the color changes. Just
an odd deve...