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Posted in thread: Refractor Question on 11-29-2013 at 07:48 PM
Question about using a refractor for the entire brewing process, instead of going to a
hydrometer when fermentation begins. Is my process correct here for establishing FG and ABV. My
Posted in thread: Augusta Maine Area on 09-24-2013 at 08:21 PM
Hello,I'm going to be working for an extended period of time beginning this fall. I was
wondering if there was a good Home Brew Supply shop in the area. Also if you have any
suggestions about bottle s...
Posted in thread: Who's planning a pumpkin brew this fall? on 08-28-2013 at 08:28 PM
I'm doing one this weekend. Was hoping to use fresh roasted pumpkins, but as of last weekend
the farmers' markets in the Chicago area did not have any yet, seems the mid west crops are
about 10 days b...
Posted in thread: Austin Homebrew Clones on 08-28-2013 at 02:36 PM
Appreciate the feedback. The 3Floyds Zombie Dust was the clone that got my attention. I have
tried a couple of clone recipes posted on HBT and Beersmith, but while good, haven't had quite
that spark. ...
Posted in thread: Austin Homebrew Clones on 08-27-2013 at 07:38 PM
Hello,Just became aware of the kits Austin Home Supply seems to be noted for. Was wondering how
accurate people who have used their clone kits feel they are. Thanks
Posted in thread: Good Hops to stockpile/always have on hand? on 08-08-2013 at 04:04 PM
Yooper- This is my first year home brewing. When is harvest usually completed with inventory
ready for shipment? Assuming mid to late October.
Posted in thread: 2013's How many gal of homebrew in 2013 on 08-05-2013 at 09:01 PM
3 Amber Ale3 APA5 Kern River Clone5 Russian Rive Hill 56 Clone3 ESB5 Trippel5 Saison3 Wit4
Cream Ale5 BIPA4 Stout3 Flanders Red45 gallons - it has been a spring and summer of just
testing things out.3...
Posted in thread: Cascades & Chinooks - 5th Summer on 06-27-2013 at 04:15 PM
Also in the Chicago area. As I am in a rental town home, I used 12" pots to start my plants
this year. I have a pot of Mt Hood, one of Northern Brewer and one of Cascade. The first two
have done well,...
Posted in thread: Looking for Ichabod Clone on 06-14-2013 at 08:42 PM
Hello,Was wondering if there was anyone who might have a recipe that is a close approximation
to New Holland's Ichobad? Thanks