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  • Posted in thread: Low FG on 01-02-2014 at 08:15 PM
    That's a pretty low mash temp. The recipes usually predict an average that will vary depending
    on mash temperature and yeast strain used. I'd be happy with that FG for that beer!

  • Posted in thread: Old CO2 on 12-30-2013 at 06:02 PM
    I don't think CO2 gets old.

  • Posted in thread: Whats more effective for hop aroma: boilling or Dry Hopping? on 12-13-2013 at 04:55 PM
    DRY HOPPINGI normally skip the zero minute addition in favor of dry hops. Sometimes if I'm
    feeling generous, I'll also add zero minute additions, but if I had only two ounces left and I
    had to choose ...

  • Posted in thread: Futurama, Good Bye Old Friend on 09-04-2013 at 04:43 PM
    My favorite was a Brannigan line"Brannigan's law is like Brannigan's love: hard and fast."

  • Posted in thread: Beer fizzy when bottling - less sugar OK? on 05-29-2013 at 04:03 PM
    You should use the full amount of sugar. There's always some dissolved CO2 in there at bottling

  • Posted in thread: How much do you drink? on 02-28-2013 at 05:11 PM
    There's only two reasons I will have a beer:1. I just got home from work.2. I just finished a
    beer.Two reasons doesn't seem like too many.EDIT:Make that 3 reasons:3. I didn't go to work

  • Posted in thread: Windows 8: One Hot Mess on 12-26-2012 at 02:34 AM
    Got a new computer from my parents for Xmas and its got windows 8. I was quite skeptical,
    having been a victim of vista, but it's actually pretty cool. Good combo of phone and pc in
    one. Kids took to ...

  • Posted in thread: Might there be a beer I like? on 12-13-2012 at 01:32 PM
    Just wondering how a guy that doesn't like beer has over 300 posts on a beer making forum.

  • Posted in thread: Red IPA Attempt on 12-12-2012 at 04:58 PM
    IMO you need a lot more late hops. A quarter of an ounce of hops will disappear in 90 IBU.
    Assuming the Amarillo is a 20 minute flavor addition and the Cascade is a 5 minute addition as
    you mentioned,...

  • Posted in thread: What pocket knife for brew day? on 11-28-2012 at 01:42 PM
    What do you use a knife for on brew day?