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Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery IPA on 02-23-2010 at 03:53 AM
thanks ed, I plan to brew 10 gallons of this in a week... I've got 2 oz of centennial, but I'm
sitting on over a pound of cascade (8.7%) and a pound of ahtanum (6%) hops I'd like to use
up..i know its...
Posted in thread: What to do with these hops from Belgium? on 06-11-2009 at 02:56 AM
yeah def a belgian pale, and i agree that the hops are very much there but not necessarily
bitter or haevily dry hopped... maybe they are just very heavy with late hop additions...
actually the gentle...
Posted in thread: What to do with these hops from Belgium? on 06-02-2009 at 08:34 PM
thanks for the advice, my sentiments exactly about using them to make a Belgian style (at least
the bulk of them).. I'm definitely going to try a dubbel.. As for getting them back in, I just
put them ...
Posted in thread: What to do with these hops from Belgium? on 06-01-2009 at 10:42 PM
I just got back from a nice trip to beautiful Belgium. I was lucky enough to meet up with a hop
farmer in a bar outside the hop museum in Poperinge, and copped some samples from him. I got
about 7oz o...
Posted in thread: Beer Bars of Brussels Belgium on 03-21-2009 at 04:37 AM
hey olllllo, just bought our tickets for a trip in may, thanks for this post (and the others)
it will be very helpful when we get there...we'll be spending half our time in brussels (about
4 days) and...
Posted in thread: Cider FAQ's on 03-04-2009 at 10:44 PM
..... Before the brew warms above 40 degrees you will need to put in an ammount of Camp Tabs
and K-Sorb or other anit-yeast chems. try and keep the tempature down for the nest 6-12 hours
so the chemic...
Posted in thread: Noobie question. Can I use apple juice from my juicer? on 01-10-2009 at 03:28 AM
i did my 1st and only cider that way too, using a juiceman junior from the 80's, just a few
months ago. yes, you should be careful to clean it out every few lbs and keep it spinning at
high speeds one...
Posted in thread: My Stirplate... Cheap and Easy Build... on 12-27-2008 at 06:48 PM
great post, and thank you kindly... i have a question about this fan i salvaged form an ancient
tower. its got 3 wires coming out of it: red, black and white... if red is the juice and black
is the gr...
Posted in thread: Back-sweetening cider... on 11-16-2008 at 04:56 AM
loosey, If you used an ale or cider yeast (meaning not a lager) and you are kegging I see no
reason to not do what you say.As long as you cold crash, then transfer to your keg and keep
your keg cold t...
Posted in thread: Back-sweetening cider... on 11-16-2008 at 03:51 AM
for me, lactose is not an option (allergic) and artificial sweetners just taste bad.. but I'd
like to sweeten up a cider I have before kegging it... I'm hesitant (maybe unnecessarily) of