Last Activity:01-25-2015 4:48 AM
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Posted in thread: Competition Beers - Where is the line? on 01-22-2015 at 07:39 PM
For the record I didn't enter this beer in the comp, the limeade was really overpowering. I did
share it with my LHBS owner and he said it would fall in the specialty category based on the
Posted in thread: Fighting winter sickness on 01-18-2015 at 02:26 PM
A steady supply of Mucinex seems to keep my colds bearable until I get better. Eats lots of
citrus, kiwi, bananas, and plenty of water.
Posted in thread: Opened 1st bottle today...Yooper's Hoppy American Amber on 01-18-2015 at 06:51 AM
That's a good looking beer!
Posted in thread: Opened 1st bottle today...Yooper's Hoppy American Amber on 01-15-2015 at 11:00 PM
all these posts and no pictures...
Posted in thread: Disappointed with Carared color on 01-15-2015 at 10:19 PM
~2 oz of roasted barley in a 5-6 gallon batch will give you a nice deep red color.Thanks, i'll
give that a shot on my next brew.
Posted in thread: Quick Kettle question on 01-14-2015 at 10:18 PM
This should get you started:
Posted in thread: Beer Kit Price Gouging?! on 01-14-2015 at 10:13 PM
I agree NB usually has pretty good prices and some of their deals are pretty nice. It's the
shipping that normally kills it for me, regardless of who I go with, if not my LHBS. This kit
was $15 more t...
Posted in thread: Beer Kit Price Gouging?! on 01-14-2015 at 06:30 PM
I recently received an e-mail from a reputable brewing supply store for a IIPA kit that sounded
pretty tasty. I'm sure most of us received the same e-mail, but I don't want to name any names
Posted in thread: 14 days later on 01-14-2015 at 05:02 PM
Sorry, one more thought. Letting the lager sit is another perfectly good option. Breau Kaiser
has a really good write up on Diacetyl and reduction time lines. I would still do the forced
Posted in thread: 14 days later on 01-14-2015 at 04:57 PM
Just the opposite. A diacetyl rest is a way to avoid a common lager off-flavor.+1 to this.
Right now is the most opportune time to raise the temp 10-15 degrees and do a D-rest. You're
not going to pic...