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Posted in thread: Thoughts on a Smoked Porter on 07-28-2016 at 06:35 PM
Here is my robust porter recipe, based on a clone for Founders Robust Porter (can't remember
who had the base recipe, i just took out base malt and swapped in the cherry smoked malt):Type:
Posted in thread: Smoked beer suggestion on 10-16-2015 at 01:08 AM
I recently made a Smoked Porter recipe as follows (Based off a Founders Porter Clone I like):4
lbs Pale Malt, Maris Otter (3.0 SRM) Grain 1 36.8 % 3 lbs 8.0 oz Cherrywood Smoked Base Malt
(5.0 SRM) Gr...
Posted in thread: Okay to bottle 1.036 RIS? on 04-01-2013 at 03:00 AM
sounds good, I bottled it today after priming with 2.7 oz of sugar. I can't wait for 2-4 months
from now. It already tasted amazing so I don't think it will have to age as long as some I've
seen on he...
Posted in thread: Whats the Easter Bunny brewing today? on 04-01-2013 at 12:47 AM
I bottled my RIS into some Grimbergen bottles (love the print on the bottle, looks all
biblical) and brewed Beirmuncher's Boulevard Wheat clone. I mixed up the Simcoe and Cascade t
the 5 min addition,...
Posted in thread: Okay to bottle 1.036 RIS? on 03-31-2013 at 06:45 PM
I made this RIS on 3/2/13 and transferred into my secondary. I took a sample and it was at
1.036. Will this go any further down or will it be okay to bottle?Planned on aging in the
bottle and bottling...
Posted in thread: BIAB: Low efficiency? on 03-03-2013 at 05:37 PM
I use my LHBS's standard crush and just got 72% out of a really big (1.101 SG) RIS. The same
recipe people were getting 50-60% on and blaming BIAB, but thats not the case. I've also had
great luck wit...
Posted in thread: Best way to age given my situation? on 03-03-2013 at 04:53 PM
Thanks junga, I think I'll let it sit in primary for 3-4 weeks then bottle. Saved up 2 cases of
Grimbergen Beer bottles, the 11.2 oz shouldn't be a big deal since I boiled .5gal too much off,
Posted in thread: Best way to age given my situation? on 03-03-2013 at 06:48 AM
sorry, that came out wrong, I meant just extra yeast, read in other posts that with bigger
beers sometimes having extra yeast added before bottling was useful. It will sit in a ground
floor in a close...
Posted in thread: Best way to age given my situation? on 03-03-2013 at 05:45 AM
I have a RIS I just brewed via BIAB method: Hit my mash temp of 152 F and mashed for 90 min,
dropped to 149 before I started boil. Came out to 72% eff with a OG of 1.074 and a SG of 1.098.
Using 2 p...
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 08-13-2012 at 12:10 AM
brewed up the mild ale kit from Northern Brewer while drinking my just ready Urca Dry Dock
Vanilla Porter which turned out awesome. All Grain and son of a fermentation chiller changed my