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Posted in thread: issues with washed yeast on 06-22-2012 at 01:22 AM
thanks for the input gents. it is very curious, my last two batches were made with yeast about
as old and they were faithfully chugging and glugging away, this one, no dice. i think ill
pitch some mor...
Posted in thread: issues with washed yeast on 06-22-2012 at 12:18 AM
for fathers day my father and i went to a family friends house to brew (i need to set this up
as i have not been able to check on the beer, so dont tell me "use your hydrometer, duh!").
from what our ...
Posted in thread: super crazy recipe feedback...ok its another ipa, but help on 05-07-2012 at 01:35 AM
"Offensively hoppy" is excellent. But 3 oz of magnum at 60 minutes won't be the least bit
hoppy. It'll be "peel the tastebuds off your tongue" bitter. I like firm bitterness, but no way
I'd go with mo...
Posted in thread: volume on 04-23-2012 at 02:16 AM
my father and i brew together and we have a back and forth argument over how much beer we are
supposed to end up with per batch. all recipes we come across are for 5 gallons, but invariably
we end up ...
Posted in thread: super crazy recipe feedback...ok its another ipa, but help on 03-14-2012 at 01:40 AM
im just starting to flirt with all grain brewing, so i dont really know how much of what grains
i should be using to get what i want, so thanks in that regard guys. as for the hops, i err to
the side ...
Posted in thread: Longest brew day on 03-14-2012 at 01:36 AM
interesting, ive made starters before but pitched the yeast immediately, i never considered the
possibility of doing one without the other, or making an assload of wort all at once to use
later. cool ...
Posted in thread: super crazy recipe feedback...ok its another ipa, but help on 03-14-2012 at 12:09 AM
my first stab at a recipe10 lbs 2 row1.5 lbs crystal 603 oz magnum (60 min)1 oz cascade (15
min)1 oz cascade (dryhop)wlp001gon' see how it goes, anyone able to give me an idea what the
end product wil...
Posted in thread: Longest brew day on 03-14-2012 at 12:04 AM
what does one do with starter wort? do you just mix it with a pack/vial of yeast and *boom*
Posted in thread: horchata pale ale on 02-13-2012 at 02:50 AM
How did this turn out?havent been on hbt in a while...it turned out fantastic, ive made it
another 3 or 4 times since
Posted in thread: probably not infected, but wanna know whats up anyway on 02-12-2012 at 11:32 PM
hey all. so about a month ago i brewed a fat tire clone, one of my more ambitious brews to
date. after two weeks, i racked to secondary, and its been there since. a little over a week
ago, there was w...