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Posted in thread: Samhain Pumpkin Ale on 11-06-2014 at 08:52 PM
What colour should the maris otter turn afyer roasting? Should it be an obvious roasted dark
brown/black? As I roasted it for the time stated and its not really changed colour much.The
husk won't chan...
Posted in thread: Samhain Pumpkin Ale on 09-08-2014 at 09:12 PM
How long should you let it bottle age for?It should be great after 3 weeks in the bottle, but
will only keep getting better in the months after that.
Posted in thread: Samhain Pumpkin Ale on 08-29-2014 at 08:17 PM
I have noticed brewers using jack o lantern pumpkins in their brews. Pie pumpkins seems like
the proper pumpkin to use since it is what is used in pumpkin pie. Any thoughts on this?Depends
on if you w...
Posted in thread: Common Room ESB on 07-17-2014 at 11:41 PM
This will probably be my next beer.I'm starting to get into doing split batches - two beers for
about 1/3 more of the work.I will mash enough for two 5 gallon batches. The first batch will
stick to th...
Posted in thread: World's Best Oktoberfest on 06-18-2014 at 10:53 PM
So, first off I want to thank brewers like you who share their recipes... Much appreciated. I
read the whole thread and had a few questions. There was some talk about adding melinoiden malt
Posted in thread: Common Room ESB on 04-12-2014 at 04:17 PM
Brewing this recipe with maple sap. Sent from my iPhone using Home BrewVery cool! Are you using
it in place of all the water? What's its specific gravity? Let me know how it turns out!
Posted in thread: Common Room ESB on 02-25-2014 at 02:47 AM
Great looking recipe; planning to brew it this weekend but I have two quick questions for
KingBrianI and any others that have brewed it:Using BrewSmith, 1.5 oz of 5.5%AA EKG at FWH only
yields 18 IBUs...
Posted in thread: wort share contest + BIAB + beersmith help on 01-07-2014 at 01:27 AM
Cool math, I have never seen it added up like that before (still pretty new to this). Thanks
for the help!So shooting for a final gravity of 1.057 and 6 gallons, then I will need 57 X 6
Posted in thread: wort share contest + BIAB + beersmith help on 01-06-2014 at 09:09 PM
Alright, so based on this heap of junk, PLAN A is to do a BIAB using the 5 gallons of premade
wort, add 2.5 gallons of RO water, bring that up to strike temp of 154 for a mash temp of 152.
Add my addi...
Posted in thread: Common Room ESB on 01-05-2014 at 02:56 PM
I'm brewing this up today! Thanks for the great-looking recipe, and from a fellow Durmite.
KingBrianI, do you go to TRUB meetings? I was thinking of checking one out.Nope, I've never
been to one. Ther...