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Posted in thread: when is time to give up on rhizome? on 06-17-2015 at 11:50 AM
How long ago were the others planted and how deep did you plant them? I bought two different
rhizomes and they took about 3-4 weeks for any sprouts to pop up out of the dirt. Now they are
about to tak...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 06-03-2015 at 08:01 PM
12628 + 5 gallons Pliny +5 gallons Foxy Brown + 10 gallons Pale ale + 5 gallons Tripel + 5
gallons wheat +5 gallons oatmeal stout =12663 gallons
Posted in thread: Houblon Chouffe aka HopChewy on 05-19-2015 at 01:09 PM
Second stage starter kicking off tonight and brewing an extract version tomorrow night. can't
Posted in thread: Hoppy Wheat Extract on 05-14-2015 at 07:13 PM
I'm looking to do a hoppy wheat beer next week and would love some input on the recipe Thanks
Boil Size: 4.27 galPost Boil Volume: 3.90 galBatch Size (fermenter): 5.00 gal Bottling Volume:
Posted in thread: is it safe to sanitise brewbags with starsan? on 05-05-2015 at 02:34 PM
If you are using it in secondary I would sanitize it with star san. I do it with my hop sacks
and haven't ever had an issue. I agree that it doesn't seem necessary for mashing, steeping or
Posted in thread: Houblon Chouffe aka HopChewy on 04-06-2015 at 02:31 PM
I'm pretty interested in brewing this although I brew extract. Can you give the IBU
contributions from the hop additions so I can match it in beersmith?
Posted in thread: Am I just lucky? on 03-20-2015 at 04:16 PM
I find myself dumping half batches from time to time because commercially there are some
outstanding beers out there and I hate just drinking a beer because its there. I'd rather it
blow my mind. So w...
Posted in thread: New IIPA recipe on 03-20-2015 at 04:11 PM
I think columbus is very different than centennial. Columbus is very dank/resiny and i've found
can overtake other hop flavors very easily. Centennial is very grapefruit citrussy and mild
Posted in thread: APA recipe for review on 03-18-2015 at 09:01 PM
I'm surprised about the flaked oats at least about they can increase chances of infection. I've
used them in prior recipes due to the recipe calling for it and have had no issues. Sure the
beer might ...
Posted in thread: APA recipe for review on 03-17-2015 at 06:25 PM
Remove the flaked oats; they will only offer starch (which is bad) to an extract brew. For
starch-to-sugar conversion, you need to mash them with a base malt that contains enough
enzymes. This is done...