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01-16-2013

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02-26-2014 11:39 AM

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    ABOUT ME

  • Done practicing with kits. Working on building recipes.
  • Brewing,Gardening,Home Improvement,R&R.
  • Desk Jockey
  • Marcus
  • If it's from the 70's, it's fine by me.
  • All extract for now. Planted some Hops rhizomes 2013.
  • Christmas Ale. Wheat for the Wife. Building a IIPA recipe.
  • Air
  • Don't use one.
  • Male
  • Married
  • Cleveland/Elyria
  • Ohio

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 07-10-2013 at 04:30 PM
    This is definately my best batch yet. Totally pleased. Thank you everyone!

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 06-03-2013 at 02:46 PM
    Here's how it went...4.5 gal Boil155 deg Steep: 16 oz Caramel 60L, 8 oz Carapils - 30 min.Added
    1# Golden Light DME to prep for FWHFWH @155 deg 1 oz Simcoe, 1 oz Cascade - 30 min.60 minute
    boil:60 - 1...

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 06-03-2013 at 01:37 AM
    Brew day went great! Only drawback was the massive amount of trub, and I got impatient with the
    little screen in the funnel, so just went for it and threw almost everything into the
    fermenter. (I figu...

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 05-09-2013 at 06:29 PM
    Brewing it tomorrow. This is gonna be the best one yet!

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 05-06-2013 at 01:31 PM
    Perfect. Picked up a 5.5 gal (22 qt) pot, and now I'll be able to boil 4+ gallons. Then I
    changed my "Equipment" in Beersmith, and Boom, what a difference in the Hop utilization. The
    IBU went off the ...

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 05-02-2013 at 01:38 PM
    Excellent Advice! Thank you!:ban:

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 05-02-2013 at 01:16 PM
    Still doing a partial boil until I get a bigger pot and a wort chiller, but I'm definately
    gonna increase the boil size on this batch for that very reason. (Better hop utilization)
    Usually only boil a...

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 05-01-2013 at 03:38 PM
    Thank You. I appreciate the feedback greatly. Yeah, the more I read, I was indeed planning to
    move more of the hops to later in the boil. I just bought some more, so we should have 15 oz
    total in this...

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 05-01-2013 at 11:19 AM
    Ouch. I just ran this through Beersmith, and I need to triple the amount of hops just to get it
    into the low end of the IBUs on a IIPA profile. this is going to be one expensive batch!

  • Posted in thread: Hop Balance on 04-30-2013 at 06:08 PM
    Did some research and came up with a Hop schedule. This'll be a good opportunity to try a
    FWH.So, the plan is:1. Steep specialty grains2. Build wort with extracts - 6# Light DME & 2#
    Wheat DME3. FWH (...

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