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Posted in thread: Bottles to the fridge after 1 week? on 06-18-2013 at 04:51 AM
if it's good, put it in the fridge for a couple days and go for itYeah I did. Can't wait to
share this one. Best yet!
Posted in thread: Bottles to the fridge after 1 week? on 06-18-2013 at 04:49 AM
It will continue to carb and age in the fridge, just at a slower rate.Interesting, I thought
the yeast went dormant?
Posted in thread: Bottles to the fridge after 1 week? on 06-18-2013 at 03:38 AM
I just bottled a beer last Thursday. I wanted it carbed to about 2.8 volumes. It seems to be
there and tasting great already. I've done several batches and never had one condition this
fast. Eight now...
Posted in thread: White House Honey Ale: 2nd Place, 2013 Chicago Cup on 06-10-2013 at 06:54 AM
FYI ALL-GRAIN TO EXTRACTAmount of pale malt x .8125 = amount of liquid malt extract(example: 8
lbs. pale malt x .8125 = 6.5 lbs. liquid malt extract)Amount of pale malt x .6875 - amount of
dry malt ex...
Posted in thread: IPA, will my IPA get fairly aromatic from these hops? on 06-08-2013 at 02:29 PM
Add a teaspoon or 3 of gypsum to your water. Hops will shine.
Posted in thread: You guys do realize... (overhyped beers) on 06-06-2013 at 03:46 AM
I dunno, fresh Pliney is pretty damn delicious...Pliney lost it's wow factor for me when I
found out they use hop extract.
Posted in thread: Different leaves on the same hop plant? on 06-06-2013 at 01:09 AM
Completely normal. Usually, the first leaves to emerge will be kind of spade shaped and whole.
A set or three later they'll begin to take on the appearance of that particular variety,
3,5,7-lobed or s...
Posted in thread: Different leaves on the same hop plant? on 06-06-2013 at 12:50 AM
Not sure about the leaf shape, but it appears that you have aphids or some sort of critters (it
originally loaded the pictures huge and they're pretty obvious). Not sure if they're beneficial
Posted in thread: Different leaves on the same hop plant? on 06-05-2013 at 01:20 AM
This is my first year growing hops. I remember Reading awhile back that you can't tell two
plants apart because the leaves are identical. So...is it normal to have different leaves on
the same plant?
Posted in thread: $4.70 Sparge Arm on 06-04-2013 at 01:14 AM
Interesting, I think I'm going to try that sometime.