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Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 06-07-2014 at 04:39 PM
So I am brand new to this MASSIVE thread but the clone on the first page is the most up to date
from all the research right and then the comments are people make tweaks to it right?Does the
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 05-13-2014 at 03:32 PM
Well, I brewed the clone this morning. Got distracted kegging another beer while chilling and
my temp dropped all the way to 97F before adding my whirlpool hops. Was going to rack
everything off of th...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 04-07-2014 at 02:27 AM
Don't sweat it. Provided you followed the recipe correctly, it should all come together nicely
at the end. The wort you have now is nowhere near the beer you will have after dry hopping.
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 02-21-2014 at 02:30 AM
I believe that if you are using Hopshot, then a 90 minute boil is required to get the correct
IBU's @ a given specific gravity. Remember that you will be shooting for 120 IBU's. 10 mL of
Hopshot @ 1.0...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 02-20-2014 at 02:30 AM
DIPA (HT) IN DA HAUS! Lowered the kegerator to 38F on Sunday. Kegged 1/2, bottled 1/2 on
Sunday. I had a nice cold glass of beer when I got home from work today and it was phenomenal.
I had a few sips...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 02-01-2014 at 03:23 AM
Thanks. Will do. Just had a taste (1 oz.) 48 hours into the first hop addition and it is
awesome. I've never had Heady but this beer gets the taste buds rockin'. :mug: Coming soon!
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 01-31-2014 at 03:09 AM
I'm in the dry hopping stage of a heady topper(ish) DIPA. Using WLP001. As I was adding my
first addition of three (@ 4 days apart) of pellet hops, I apparently had a large quantity of
methane gas flo...
Posted in thread: Not enough pumpkin spice on 11-17-2012 at 03:32 AM
Try making a tea (with fresh spices) and adding it to the kegged beer, then recarb. You can add
a little bit at a time to get the flavor you want. Be careful when making the spice tea. 160F
for 20 min...
Posted in thread: Too close of a call for my liking. on 10-21-2012 at 08:34 PM
Banjo Burner. Don't cut corners on price when it comes to beer equipment. You will only end up
buying twice or getting hurt. Also a really nice one is Blichmann. Save up and do it right.
Posted in thread: Pumpkin ale on 10-21-2012 at 08:29 PM
Be patient. My first pumpkin took almost 3 months with Nottingham. I took it out of secondary
too soon (I was very new at this) and then it over carbonated. It finally settled down at close
to a year!