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Posted in thread: Skip the secondary fermenter on 08-25-2013 at 10:46 PM
I dry hop most my beers. After 2nd'ry and non-secondary runs, I prefer to secondary. Dry hop
character is much less pronounced in primary.
Posted in thread: Simcoe/Citra/Amarillo IPA review on 07-05-2013 at 04:15 PM
You should plug it into beersmith/brewtarget to check. I just ran .5 Mag@90min and 1oz
simcoe@5min and got only 30.9 IBU's. That's low...So no, I dont think 1oz @ 90 is too much.
Also, take the 1 oz s...
Posted in thread: Simcoe/Citra/Amarillo IPA review on 07-05-2013 at 06:21 AM
I dont think you'll get enough bitterness. Half ounce of mag & then a ton at 5min and under
seems like poor utilization. Even if u kept 1oz simcoe, which is fine, I would toss in at
Posted in thread: So what are the cool kids dry hopping with these days? on 07-05-2013 at 05:33 AM
Mosaic seems to be the hot one currently...dem blueberries
Posted in thread: Simcoe/Citra/Amarillo IPA review on 07-05-2013 at 05:31 AM
Dont think you can ruin it either way, however, I would:bump Mag. to 1ozCombine flameout +
hopstand hopsUp 5 min addition to 10min...1.5ozHowever u want to mix them. Sounds tasty :ban:
Posted in thread: West Coast IPA critique! on 05-19-2013 at 05:20 PM
I'd swap the Carapils for Crystal 45 & steep. Add 1lb sugar late & gypsum to the water. Kick
boil time down to 60min, 1/4 DME beginning, 3/4 DME late.Echo what others said on hops.
Hopstand looks good...
Posted in thread: Amarillo at FHBS! on 05-19-2013 at 04:26 PM
New Galaxy crop should be here in a month or soYes!!! Please post up
Posted in thread: IPA - WCS with Amarillo/Simcoe/Citra hop additions on 05-08-2013 at 06:27 PM
Just bottled this...it's amazing, tastes like rainbows. :fro: Ended up doing 2 DH charges, 2
oz/3 days each. 1st with Amarillo/Citra & 2nd with Simcoe. Siphoning with paint strainer bag
was difficult ...
Posted in thread: Post your infection on 05-07-2013 at 02:52 AM
Posted in thread: Sanitizing bottles on 05-03-2013 at 12:02 AM
Oxiclean soak & dishwasher heat cycle. No starsan, brush