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Posted in thread: Adding chocolate on 07-14-2014 at 12:44 PM
Hey all,I haven't posted here in like over a year. It's nice to be back. I want to make a
chocolate stout with pronounced chocolate flavor. The recipe for the stout is not presently
formulated, but I'...
Posted in thread: how is mashing done in most professional breweries? on 10-23-2012 at 11:50 PM
Inside that copper kettle is a huge home depot water cooler. They mash in that. :mug:Awesome.
I'm giving a slow clap for this one because it made me laugh.
Posted in thread: Imperial Pumpkin Pie Ale on 10-20-2012 at 08:31 PM
I don't like the idea of adding smoke, but that's my taste. I couldn't imagine eating a smokey,
Posted in thread: Imperial Pumpkin Pie Ale on 10-18-2012 at 11:25 AM
I used two separate cheese cloths for my hop additions.
Posted in thread: Imperial Pumpkin Pie Ale on 10-18-2012 at 01:48 AM
I used two of the 30 oz. cans. I would get a paint strainer bag because the mesh is super fine.
You'll have less of a mss on your hands. I also added the pumpkin pie spices to the pumpkin as
Posted in thread: Don'tcha just love winter beer season?!? on 10-09-2012 at 11:49 PM
My goal is to make the spicing subtle. I was actually considering dialing the nutmeg back too.
I'm glad you also agree. I'll be brewing this up next weekend and will let it sit till about
Posted in thread: Don'tcha just love winter beer season?!? on 10-07-2012 at 11:43 PM
I'm going to be brewing a bigger Christmas bock next Sunday. And I'll be brewing a
Munich/Vienna Ale for Thanksgiving as well. I'm excited for the bock -it's going to actually be
a weizenbock fermente...
Posted in thread: Don'tcha just love winter beer season?!? on 10-07-2012 at 11:19 PM
I love when this thread pops back up for the first time!
Posted in thread: Imperial Pumpkin Pie Ale on 09-21-2012 at 01:46 AM
My spice mixture was perfect, but my base beer is just way too strong. I still love it...I just
drink as much each day!
Posted in thread: Imperial Pumpkin Pie Ale on 09-19-2012 at 11:10 PM
I added an extra 1/2 tsp of each spice and 2.5 tablespoons of vanilla. The spices taste great,
it's the beer itself that is too strong. When I made it last year I dialed the grains back to
ten lbs bec...