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Posted in thread: concerned about my IPA... any thoughts? on 09-22-2008 at 04:49 AM
It's probably temperature related. Getting it down to 68º will help reduce esters. Are you
using a carboy or bucket?the primary was in glass carboy, secondary in bucket.can you have an
infection with ...
Posted in thread: concerned about my IPA... any thoughts? on 09-22-2008 at 03:33 AM
columbus IPA (extract)9 lbs ultralight liquid malt1.5 lbs crystal 15L2oz magnum 60 min2oz
columbus 5 min2 oz columbus 2 minwhite labs california ale yeasti tasted some, it tasted a
little fruity, real...
Posted in thread: concerned about my IPA... any thoughts? on 09-22-2008 at 02:49 AM
i bottled an IPA tonight. it was in primary for 1 week and secondary for 3 weeks. when i
bottled it tonight it had a funky smell, like fruity , my girlfriend said it smelled sour. is
this infection? i...
Posted in thread: when is hop season? on 09-17-2008 at 07:18 PM
if i were to buy in bulk, how would i want to store hops to use in the future? how long will
they stay fresh?
Posted in thread: when is hop season? on 09-16-2008 at 10:01 PM
all those hops my LHBS is out of, when should i expect them to be restocked? when does the
Posted in thread: new belgium 1554 enlightened black ale or Rogue Hazelnut Brown Nectar clones? on 09-02-2008 at 11:25 PM
im looking for a extract recipe for a new belgium 1554 enlightened black ale clone and a Rogue
Hazelnut Brown Nectar clone. anyone have any ideas?
Posted in thread: recipe for widmer hefeweizen clone? on 08-28-2008 at 09:48 PM
i like widmer hef and would like to make something similar to it. any recipes you could give me
so that i might be able to achieve my goal?
Posted in thread: advice on shipping beer... on 08-28-2008 at 02:55 AM
so i live in redwood city, near san francisco, and my brother lives in los angeles. i want to
send him a couple of the beers i've made. would they be ok if i put a couple bottles in a
padded box and s...
Posted in thread: Forgot my Irish Moss during boil, how to clarify now? on 08-27-2008 at 10:32 PM
so when using gelatin in my secondary, do i dump it in my empty secondary while it is still
hot, then allow it to solidify, then rack from my primary?
Posted in thread: your opinions on timing. filter on siphon? on 08-27-2008 at 03:52 AM
i would like to know your opinions on how long, in general, i should keep a brew in primary,
how long i should keep it in secondary then how long i should keep it in bottles before
drinking it.i was a...