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Posted in thread: Pale Ale Recipe for review on 06-24-2014 at 12:58 PM
There are lots of ways to approach hop additions, and I am not familiar with this strategy.
I've never used it. However, I had a few questions in my mind on this..The long flame-out sit
times, and the...
Posted in thread: Pale Ale Recipe for review on 06-24-2014 at 12:56 PM
Looks pretty decent. One thing -- don't trust BeerSmith's IBU calculations for whirlpool/steep
additions. It always estimates very high. Isomerization is diminished as the temperature
decreases, so IB...
Posted in thread: Pale Ale Recipe for review on 06-23-2014 at 07:37 PM
Evolve Pale Ale (Plan on swapping out an ingredient at a time with something else to see how it
changes the profile of the beer)5 gallon batch at bottling. Boiling 6 gallons.Steeping
Grains1lb of Cara...
Posted in thread: Jamil & Tasty's Arrogant Bastard Clone on 06-16-2014 at 04:02 PM
So yesterday I brewed Jamil & Tasty's Arrogant Bastard Clone. I think I succeeded so far.
Please tell me what you think. I hit all the Beersmith numbers except for my 1.072 OG was 6
points higher than...
Posted in thread: Muslin Mesh Hop Bags on 05-08-2013 at 04:14 PM
Paint strainer bags at Ace or Lowe's (or any hardware store). The small gallon size ones are
perfect for an ounce of hops. They come in a package of two, if you have more than one
addition. Or you can...
Posted in thread: Muslin Mesh Hop Bags on 05-08-2013 at 12:18 PM
So I forgot to order some hop sacks with my ingredients and the closest homebrew store is over
an hour away. Is there something I can find at a grocery store that I can use for my hops?
Posted in thread: Hop combinations to avoid!!! on 05-03-2013 at 12:25 AM
Chinook is a little harsh for my taste. I do an Arrogant Bastard clone with Columbus that I
really love. Recently I went with Tasty's recipe and used Chinook in place of the Columbus.
While it is stil...
Posted in thread: Adding Malt Extract question on 04-17-2013 at 07:22 PM
When adding either DME or LME, why wait until the wort is almost to boil? Is this so it mixes
in with the liquid better? What impacts would adding it as soon as your are done with the
steeping grains ...
Posted in thread: My first Porter...Recipe sound good? on 04-17-2013 at 02:04 PM
Seems like a lot of hops. Robust porter?
Posted in thread: Base malts/grains for a generic IPA on 02-07-2013 at 04:34 PM
Thanks, looks like a good start.