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Posted in thread: Greetings from Eastern Tennessee on 10-03-2009 at 02:04 PM
Welcome to TN brewing! I live in Middle TN, but my job takes me all over the state. Maybe
sometime when I am in Knoxville overnight I will check in and maybe we can meet up at Smokey Mt
Brewery. I hav...
Posted in thread: how can i get more body on 09-23-2009 at 02:12 AM
I tend to mash at a higher temp~ 158 or so and it has worked well for me. Also I like Safale 04
as a yeast because it doesn't dry out like a Nottingham.
Posted in thread: First SMASH on 09-23-2009 at 02:08 AM
I just finished brewing my first smash this evening- nothing special but I think it will be
great. 2row and Crystal. I love how crystal smells and it is my favorite hop other than
fuggles. Can't wait ...
Posted in thread: New From Tennessee on 08-13-2009 at 01:25 AM
Welcome from Nashvegas!
Posted in thread: Dumb Bottling Mistake on 07-31-2009 at 05:31 PM
This morning I was bottling a half batch of my Simple-Minded Ale that was brewed on the
anniversary of my first brew day(July 10). I didn't have the right lid to my bottling bucket,
so I was covering ...
Posted in thread: Greetings from Nashville on 07-31-2009 at 12:48 AM
Howdy! I live in Nolensville and have been brewing for about a year. This is a great place to
learn from some great homebrewers.
Posted in thread: Cream of Three Crops (Cream Ale) on 07-19-2009 at 12:07 AM
I am brewing this now, but it looks to be a big more than the 2.5 gal I usually have. I over
sparged to make up for the long boil time. Maybe it will boil down to where it needs to be, but
I am throwi...
Posted in thread: Apple Bee (Woodchuck Clone) on 04-18-2009 at 12:05 PM
Great info Dan. I would be interested in how close you feel it is when you omit the chocolate
malt and go with pilsner malt, torrified wheat, crystal 10L, and use the hefe yeast. I am going
to do an A...
Posted in thread: Apple Bee (Woodchuck Clone) on 04-08-2009 at 11:24 AM
It has been a while since I have been on! You guys have been having a great conversation about
things here. I will say here that to call this a Woodchuck clone is a stretch after several
Posted in thread: Apple Bee (Woodchuck Clone) on 03-17-2009 at 02:00 AM
No worries flyweed... a bit more conditioning and the alcohol burn will fade and the other
flavors will blend and mellow. One note, this isn't a very sweet brew- it has that Granny Smith
apple sour, b...