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Posted in thread: Stout with Saison yeast? on 07-25-2012 at 01:26 PM
Which saison yeast did you use?I used Wyeast 3711, a favorite of mine. It is amazing in the
heat and will finish dry every time. A perfect summertime yeast (IMO).
Posted in thread: Stout with Saison yeast? on 07-24-2012 at 06:50 PM
This is exactly my last experiment...I brewed a saison porter last month only because I had
this Norther Brewer kit laying around for a couple of months ( and needed to brew it... the
only problem wa...
Posted in thread: Founders Curmudgeon Extract Recipe? on 11-21-2011 at 02:07 PM
I don't mean to reply to my own thread, but after a little more searching, I found an article
from BYO magazine about old ales.Brew Your Own: The How-To Homebrew Beer Magazine - Beer Styles
- Old Ales...
Posted in thread: Founders Curmudgeon Extract Recipe? on 11-21-2011 at 01:25 PM
On friday night I was at the fancy beer store and the clerk recommended Founders Curmudgeon Old
Ale. I took it home and fell in love. It was amazingly delicious!As a home brewer I am not well
Posted in thread: Brewing Attracts Mice? on 06-03-2011 at 05:39 PM
Being a New York City resident, I have had my fair share of pests. The sonic things don't work.
The best thing I have ever found is the Rat Zapper (about $60 on amazon). I can't rave enough
about it. ...
Posted in thread: Jalapeno Ale? on 02-14-2011 at 04:32 PM
I used chili peppers in a NB American Wheat Kit. Used 5 chillies with all but one's ribs &
seeds scrapped out. Dropped them in w/ 5 minutes left in the boil. The net result was a very
pleasant, not ho...
Posted in thread: DFH 60 min clone. Late extract add? on 02-09-2011 at 06:41 PM
Also I see in this recipe that you add the hops continuously...How does that affect the
finished beer?It makes it damn tasty.
Posted in thread: DFH 60 min clone. Late extract add? on 02-09-2011 at 05:23 PM
I made that recipe about 6-8 months ago. I loved it! Didn't match exactly but was pretty damn
close. I noticed it had a higher ABV than the original DFH 60 and mine turned out a little
darker in color...
Posted in thread: other beers to make with 3711 on 10-21-2010 at 05:05 PM
was thinking about maybe a stout or a dubbel? whadya think?It's like you're in my head, I was
thinking the same thing the last few weeks. I have washed a bunch of Saison yeast and now its
sitting in m...
Posted in thread: Olde English 800 Extract Recipe? on 07-27-2010 at 03:37 PM
@machinelf:love the pic... it's like beer for the eyes.@broadbill: It's not so much about
saving money, it more about making a quality malt liquor (oxymoron?) and having a fun beer for
when the guys c...