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Posted in thread: Need some advice on 06-25-2012 at 09:28 PM
I'd love to keg, but not ready to spend the money all at once. Plus this beer is for a week at
the Beach, to go aong with Kolsch and Cream Ale. Wanted to make a stronger beer for the
evening, so I wen...
Posted in thread: making a Lime Brew. on 06-25-2012 at 12:06 AM
So after brewing this beer 1/4 oz lime peel last 15 min of boil, another 1/4 oz lime peel in
secondary along with zest from 4 limes here's how it turned out. I let it ferment for about a 1
week, and s...
Posted in thread: Need some advice on 06-24-2012 at 11:49 PM
So I brewed a Belgian Triple (Brewers Best, no LME) on Wednesday June 20. I needit ready by
July 21. (I know this is early but it still needs to be ready to go the best possible way) I'm
trying to fig...
Posted in thread: Hot sumertime thirst quencher on 05-04-2012 at 10:49 PM
Cream Ales are good for what you're looking for. That's next up for me for a week at the beach
in the summer. I'm also doing a Kolsch right now, and while it's the first one i've done, from
what I hea...
Posted in thread: Cold crash before bottling on 05-04-2012 at 12:16 AM
Thanks for your responses...that really helps.
Posted in thread: Cold crash before bottling on 05-03-2012 at 01:26 AM
I have a Kolsch that I just racked to a secondary and decided to cold crash. Now after reading
some more posts on this I am having second thoughts on whether or not it was a good thing to
do. I'm worr...
Posted in thread: making a Lime Brew. on 05-03-2012 at 12:46 AM
I just made an all grain lemon lime blonde ale that tastes pretty darn good. I like to call it
a sports beer10# 2-row mashed at 154 for 60 with 1 batch sparge to get to volume1 oz Saaz at 60
Posted in thread: making a Lime Brew. on 05-02-2012 at 05:05 PM
What I do to add lime to my "Summertime Lime" is zest 6 limes into 1 cup of citrus vodka, and
add the juice of the limes as well. I let that soak for a week, then strain the vodka and add
it directly ...
Posted in thread: making a Lime Brew. on 05-02-2012 at 01:49 PM
The flavor from the leaves is sweeter than zest in my experience. I don't know how close the
flavor is to BLL. Never had it.Thanks for the input. Well after what seems like a long back and
Posted in thread: making a Lime Brew. on 05-01-2012 at 06:42 PM
That's pretty interesting. Never would've thought of that. I think the main thing to get is not
only the lime taste, but more the sweet lime taste. Maybe the leaves bring that out? How close
to BLL do...