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Posted in thread: First try at an Irish Red on 08-08-2012 at 11:33 AM
Yep, hops at 60 min. Whirfloc tablet at 15
Posted in thread: First try at an Irish Red on 08-08-2012 at 04:49 AM
I posted something over in the beginners forum about the batch I'm making tomorrow, but figured
it wouldnt hurt to get some specific feedback on the recipe here. 10lb Maris Otter8oz Special
Posted in thread: Second batch tomorrow! on 08-08-2012 at 04:34 AM
Woo! Excited to get another batch in before I head back to school. We're going to be doing an
Irish Red. Here's our grain bill. 10lb Maris Otter8oz Special Roast8oz Biscuit Malt6oz Crystal
Posted in thread: Irish Red Ale on 07-31-2012 at 03:49 PM
Posted in thread: Irish Red Ale on 07-31-2012 at 02:23 PM
Not to jack your thread/recipe, but how would this recipe do with a single infusion mash? I'm
looking to do an Irish Red for my second batch this weekend and this came up in my search. I'd
like to get...
Posted in thread: Any advantage to move to secondary before bottling? on 07-26-2012 at 05:10 AM
Sunday we're bottling our first batch, which will have been two weeks since brewday. Would
there be any advantage to moving the beer to secondary to get fermentation to stop before we
bottle? I know m...
Posted in thread: Best way to take gravity samples? on 07-23-2012 at 10:19 PM
Well I just tried to take a sample to no avail. I used the racking cane from our siphon, and it
was no problem getting it into the carboy without moving it because there was a slight bend it
Posted in thread: Best way to take gravity samples? on 07-23-2012 at 12:01 AM
I tried to search this but I had a hard time coming up with something. So heres my deal:My dad
and I brewed an orange summer ale a week ago, and we've been visually checking it periodically
to see how...
Posted in thread: Growth on bottom of carboy? on 07-19-2012 at 01:58 AM
Haha yeah my dad and I wanted to do it right the first time and spend less time having to throw
out crappy beer! Hopefully he'll let me take the thermostat back to school too!
Posted in thread: Growth on bottom of carboy? on 07-19-2012 at 01:47 AM
So this is probably just part of the yeast growth, but this being my first batch ever its all
still a bit new to me, so just looking for some confirmation!Also, the fridge we're fermenting
in was read...