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Posted in thread: RIS/Barrel/Vanilla Opinions on 11-04-2016 at 01:24 PM
Any thoughts or opinion on how, say, Goose Island Vanilla Rye gets such a profound vanilla
character that lasts for years?I get mostly a clean/sharp bittering from chinook and more pine
that I asociat...
Posted in thread: RIS/Barrel/Vanilla Opinions on 10-31-2016 at 06:29 PM
Opinions on the recipe? Experience with using vanilla beans in 15g?Batch Size: 5.5 gallons x
4Boil Size: 11 gallonsBoil Time: 60 minutesEst OG: 1.114Est FG: 1.028Est ABV: 11.3%IBU: ~83
IBUMaris Otter ...
Posted in thread: Repitch On Stressed Yeast Cake on 10-02-2016 at 02:59 PM
@KepowObYea. Mostly time and money. Just wanting to evaluate cost/benefit based on experience
rather than my own assumptions or non referenced statements. Making a starter, in my mind, is a
Posted in thread: Repitch On Stressed Yeast Cake on 09-30-2016 at 12:51 PM
The SituationBrewed two separate batches of a high gravity RIS 13 days ago with 1.106 and 1.104
O.G.s Expected OG was 1.111.Two separate 2L starters were made for each batch using 1.060 OG
wort and tw...
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Posted in thread: Ferulic Acid Rest, Reaching pH >5.7, adn treating water.... on 05-27-2016 at 04:41 PM
Understood. Never thought of separate mashes. And I'll scale back and measure before bicarb
additions. Thanks for the help!
Posted in thread: Ferulic Acid Rest, Reaching pH >5.7, adn treating water.... on 05-27-2016 at 02:57 PM
I'm trying to understand how best to approach a ferulic acid rest for a Dunkelweizen. Problems
are probably related to a poor understanding of the software I'm using, a poor understanding of
water in ...
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Posted in thread: First Stab At Barrel Aging on 04-29-2015 at 07:21 PM
So I have 20 gallons that have undergone primary for 1.5 months and I'll be looking to fill the
barrel at 2 months. Starting OG was an average of 1.118 and FG is 1.030.Would aging for 6-12
month give ...