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Posted in thread: Rye Pale Ale (Terrapin Rye Pale Ale Inspired) on 03-26-2013 at 03:46 AM
I really like the rye pale ale Terrapin puts out. I have made this twice, and I think it fits
the bill as an excellent RPA, but have yet to get that sharp bite Terrapin achieves.
Fermentation can obvi...
Posted in thread: odd taste in two kegs, i think i over carbed? on 02-04-2013 at 02:32 AM
How long has it been kegged? If only a week or so, that is probably it. i would try degassing a
bit and then just waiting. Also, how long since you brewed it? It could be a bit green too,
Posted in thread: odd taste in two kegs, i think i over carbed? on 02-02-2013 at 04:19 PM
Could be the carbonic acid bite, which many people describe as a metallic taste. More carbonic
acid is created when the beer is burst carbed and/or overcarbed. It should fade over time.Do
you know how...
Posted in thread: odd taste in two kegs, i think i over carbed? on 02-02-2013 at 05:49 AM
I have two kegs that I carbed at the same time but believe I over carbed the beer. The beer
certainly looks over carbed when I pour it, but it also has a metallic taste to it, and isnt
that good. Both...
Posted in thread: DIY drinks that get better with age. on 01-13-2013 at 02:07 PM
My friend came over and made some really good sangria while I was smoking jerky. There was a
bunch left over, and being a brewer I slapped a couple of 22s full of it and figured I would
let it sit aro...
Posted in thread: apple cider causing people to get DRUNK AS &#^%, need some help... is it poison? on 11-05-2012 at 01:59 AM
You say it smells like moonshine but tastes like cider... If it tastes sweet like cider you
bought from the store, then the batch is probably at the upper alcohol tolerance of the yeast
(thus leaving ...
Posted in thread: apple cider causing people to get DRUNK AS &#^%, need some help... is it poison? on 11-05-2012 at 01:43 AM
Sounds like a lot of fermentables. It's easy to get a 10% or more abv with cider when you start
kicking up the sugar content. Then on top of it you backsweetened it to make for an easy
drinker. Next t...
Posted in thread: apple cider causing people to get DRUNK AS &#^%, need some help... is it poison? on 11-05-2012 at 01:35 AM
I fermented some apple cider about 6 months ago and everyone who drinks this stuff gets DRUNK.
16oz of it and you're toasted. Two different people have put the stuff down and gone back for
Posted in thread: evaluation on 1st and suggestions on my 2ud brew on 09-24-2012 at 01:22 PM
I brewed this about 5 months ago and it was AWESOME. could give it a go...
Posted in thread: christmas beer prep. move over constant pumpkin discussion. on 09-20-2012 at 02:11 PM
Being the great home brew planner that I know WE ALL ARE I already have my pumpkin/October/fall
beers in secondary for a month now. So its time to get the Christmas recipes rolling out for