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  • Posted in thread: Gravity Reading Help on 01-31-2013 at 04:21 AM
    I have brewed a honey kolsch numerous times within .005 of my first attempt. Not having done a
    side by side, I haven't noticed any difference. On that, a pale ale I've brewed I missed by .01
    and that ...

  • Posted in thread: Can't get good late hopping/dry hopping results on 01-30-2013 at 01:26 AM
    Do you think FWH or mash hopping would help with aroma?I've tried it both at same time. The
    aroma is more forward now but I haven't tried them separately so I couldn't tell you which has
    the best cont...

  • Posted in thread: Can't get good late hopping/dry hopping results on 01-27-2013 at 07:48 AM
    I used to have the same problem. I don't know how your technique is, but I was always dry
    hopping too early. If there's any activity in your beer, it will flush that aroma right out
    with the CO2. I wa...

  • Posted in thread: Who brews big beers? on 01-27-2013 at 04:15 AM
    Just brewed an Imperial IPA with rye on the 21st. OG 1090. I pitched WLP090 and it took off.
    Took a reading today after the noticeably active fermentation stopped. 1019. Still see yeast
    moving around....

  • Posted in thread: Calling all IPA lovers...what are your favorite 3? on 01-27-2013 at 12:45 AM
    Firestone Walker Union Jack Russian River Pliney the ElderStone Ruination

  • Posted in thread: secondary fermenter on 01-24-2013 at 06:20 PM
    I like to do secondary and cold crash before kegging/bottling. I find this leaves me with a
    clearer beer.

  • Posted in thread: Ferment times on 01-23-2013 at 04:00 AM
    So I have been home brewing for about 3 years and I haven't changed anything from what my
    brewing mentor taught me. With fermentation I do primary for two weeks and secondary up to 6
    weeks depending o...