Last Activity:08-09-2016 5:25 PM
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Posted in thread: Brexit Old Ale and EU Bitter on 07-26-2016 at 07:09 PM
It has been another week and the old ale has finished off at 1.050. I did not want to brett all
of this beer so I am going to try an intermediate champagne yeast add. I have started a 2L
starter with ...
Posted in thread: Brexit Old Ale and EU Bitter on 07-10-2016 at 07:28 PM
It has been a week since brew day and my 007 is stalling out and sitting at 1.052. I had the
carboy in the basement as the yeast had been keeping the temp at 68F nicely. Then on Friday I
went down in ...
Posted in thread: Imperial Black Barleywine Saga on 07-06-2016 at 05:23 PM
Ok, this is a crazy brew, I like where your head is at. Tell me you are going to go the
distance and freeze concentrate some of this stuff.
Posted in thread: Feedback requested for IPA recipe on 07-06-2016 at 04:50 PM
I might be inclined to suggest pulling back a little on Carapils and crystal. Probably could go
with 4-6 oz Carapils with the amount of crystal. Will not really change flavor. Personal
Posted in thread: Lets make a beer/Name that beer style on 07-06-2016 at 04:44 PM
get some 2 row and make an amber ale.For 5.5 gallons @ 75% efficiency 9 lb 2 row12 oz
caramunich8 oz crystal 804 oz amber.5 oz nugget @ 601.5 oz Willamette @ 101 oz Amarillo @ 0That
gives you about a ...
Posted in thread: Grandpa's Old Ale on 07-05-2016 at 08:09 PM
I transitioned this into a different higher gravity recipe
Posted in thread: Frustrated hunting for tower parts on 07-05-2016 at 12:50 PM
I have probed amazon pretty well, and did find that seller. Of course 1 of the 10 reviews is a
1star for it being a plated brass shank and a SS barb. I will have to call on the other, or
simply take y...
Posted in thread: Brexit Old Ale and EU Bitter on 07-05-2016 at 12:33 PM
Brew day was largely a success. I hit 1.113 OG from the grain and treacle putting me at about
66% Eff. With the sugar added at high krausen I should get to 1.129. The partigyle came out at
a very low ...
Posted in thread: Brexit Old Ale and EU Bitter on 07-04-2016 at 01:10 AM
Special B is pretty potent grain. However, at 1.38 it is still less then 5% of the total grist.
22lbs of base malt helps dilute it.
Posted in thread: Brexit Old Ale and EU Bitter on 07-03-2016 at 04:56 PM
I have been wanting to brew up something to age till my 6 month old can drink for some time
now. I just got a new SS brewtech 15 kettle and I have a 3 day weekend so now is the time. To
reference the ...