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Last Activity:09-29-2014 5:55 PM
Posted in thread: How many spoons to weigh down hops? on 10-01-2014 at 05:20 PM
I recommend using a scale to measure your quantities. Since a small different in hops weight
could make a big difference in the final taste of your beer.
Posted in thread: Need a recipe critique on 09-22-2014 at 01:04 AM
Seems pretty good to me, I would boil the hops for 60 minutes
Posted in thread: Mess up on first batch of beer. on 09-22-2014 at 01:01 AM
They will probably not taste much, I would taste a sample after primary o decide whether or not
I should add some more.
Posted in thread: Bubblegum from us-05? on 09-22-2014 at 12:59 AM
US-05 is one of the most neutral yeasts out there. Therefore, I don't think the flavor is
coming from the yeast.
Posted in thread: Cap popped off secondary, will my beer be ok?? on 09-22-2014 at 12:57 AM
Should be, alcool level of your beer + the low pH of a beer generaly isn't a suitable
environnement for most bacterias and molds
Posted in thread: How's this look for secondary? on 09-22-2014 at 12:52 AM
Posted in thread: Witbier recipe critique. on 09-08-2014 at 04:26 PM
I also agree that there is too much coriander and WAY to much orange peels. Both are generally
used in quantities between 0.5 and 1 oz. But hey, don't be shy to experiment ;). As far as the
Posted in thread: OG Calculation on 09-08-2014 at 04:17 PM
And don't forget to convert your units using a tool like www.brewersfriend.com As you may know,
the sugars are more soluble in solution when it is hotter so, your gravity will be changing as
Posted in thread: Why am I afraid to Dry Hop on 08-28-2014 at 03:56 AM
As far as I am concerned, I drop the pellets directly into the secondary carboy (or primary
depending on your fermentation techniques). But, when I come across some leafed hops, I usually
put them in ...
Posted in thread: Caramel Amber Ale on 05-05-2013 at 09:37 PM
Is this recipe for a 5 gal batch ?