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Posted in thread: All my IPAs taste the same on 11-03-2013 at 01:29 PM
Just Fuggles and 8 ounces of it?? You'll have to let us know how that turns out.
Posted in thread: All my IPAs taste the same on 11-03-2013 at 01:57 AM
Almost all IPA's taste the same. Call it American Pale Ale, American IPA, etc... and hop the
ever living S... out of it with cascade and what do you get?The same beer that everyone else is
brewing in ...
Posted in thread: All my IPAs taste the same on 11-03-2013 at 01:36 AM
Wish me luck, I'm going for IPA #14 tomorrow! I have a new immersion chiller with a whirlpool
arm that should give me two things: 1) quicker cooling times and 2) whirlpool hop additions
plus it should...
Posted in thread: Belma Citrus IPA Help on 10-30-2013 at 03:58 AM
I'm disappointed no one commented on this post. I'm curious how it turned out? Also, can you go
into more detail what you ended up with for water chemistry? What you wanted to make here seems
Posted in thread: Sweetwater IPA Clone on 10-25-2013 at 09:19 PM
I wouldn't call mine a Sweetwater, but it's a great beer. Mine is still missing that over the
top citrus hop flavor. I've been discussing this on another thread in here but I don't believe
it is the r...
Posted in thread: Allagash Curieux Clone on 10-18-2013 at 05:37 PM
The base beer stands well on its own. It's a little dryer pre-oak-aging, which I like.Haha.
That's funny, I thought the opposite - drier POST oak aging.My second beer with the blend is
less dry than m...
Posted in thread: Allagash Curieux Clone on 10-18-2013 at 05:35 PM
If you mean held back just to drink without blending, no I didn't do that. But I did taste the
tripel before blending and it was excellent so I see no problems with doing that! I momentarily
Posted in thread: All my IPAs taste the same on 10-14-2013 at 03:48 PM
I think you all have convinced me NOT to try gelatin! Though in my notes I had done that 1 time
but I didn't note it as being any better or worse than any other IPA.
Posted in thread: All my IPAs taste the same on 10-14-2013 at 04:53 AM
Dry hopping in the keg cold the beer tasted greener - grassier. Plus every glass had little hop
bits floating around. I'm sure if the thing had turned out citrusy I would have squeezed the
hop bag whe...
Posted in thread: All my IPAs taste the same on 10-13-2013 at 07:06 PM
I had another thought as well. Are you dry hopping at room temp? If you're dry hopping cold,
you won't get as much oil extraction.I've done both methods of dry hopping. At room temp in the
carboy and ...