Last Activity:09-18-2014 1:04 AM
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Posted in thread: Myrica Gale (Sweet Gale/Bog Myrtle) and Cancer on 09-16-2014 at 06:45 AM
I've been using sweet gale in several recipes and have not run across any herbal sites saying
that it will cause cancer. It is certainly a brewing herb used in Europe over the centuries, so
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5gal Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 08-14-2014 at 12:29 AM
Yes. Pick me!
Posted in thread: Intensity of bitterness from whirlpool addition? on 07-17-2014 at 05:11 AM
IMHO, I do not think you will have any problem with bitterness intensity. Your 5-min Topaz
addition will contribute the most isomerized alpha-acids, or bitterness.I think you will have
hop intensity i...
Posted in thread: Awful smelling, but ok tasting beer. what gives? on 07-17-2014 at 02:27 AM
What was your recipe and your brew system?The medicine smell, is it like wet band-aids? That
can be caused by phenols in the brew.. either from the yeast or from excess chlorine used in
Posted in thread: AG Rye Braggot on 07-15-2014 at 04:06 AM
I think 5# honey in 5 gallons is dead on, and like the idea of matching this with a rye
beer.Keep us posted on your results!-_LexusChris
Posted in thread: Nottingham Off Flavors? on 07-15-2014 at 04:02 AM
I have made American Wheats with Notty yeast quite a few times. I usually ferment at 66-67 with
it, but have not had any off flavors or unusual characteristics... Yeast when stressed can
produce some ...
Posted in thread: English/American hybrid IPA on 07-12-2014 at 07:29 AM
I just finished a beer which has some similarities... and it came out well!Mine was like
this:Recipe: Spa Day APAStyle: American Pale AleRecipe
Specifications--------------------------Boil Size: 13.90...
Posted in thread: Please help with certain ingredients. on 07-07-2014 at 05:03 AM
Beersmith has support for this kind of a search.Although I would say, that with so many easy
substitutions on ingredients, sometimes you are best searching based upon your most limited
Posted in thread: FastRack - FastFerment Giveaway - Open to all! on 07-07-2014 at 04:52 AM
I'm in. Thanks!
Posted in thread: Pale Ale Recipe for review on 06-24-2014 at 07:12 AM
There are lots of ways to approach hop additions, and I am not familiar with this strategy.
I've never used it. However, I had a few questions in my mind on this..The long flame-out sit
times, and the...