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Posted in thread: Columbus or Chinook in an American Brown? on 06-27-2011 at 02:51 AM
Columbus and Simcoe are a great combo.
Posted in thread: Fresh shouts on 05-14-2011 at 01:36 PM
I planted back in the end of April. 7 of 8 have sprouted and grown quite a bit. One got dug up
by an animal, so I doubt its going to make it.
Posted in thread: Diminishing flavor/aroma from dry hoping on 05-06-2011 at 11:42 PM
I think its best to use hops all the time lol
Posted in thread: My Honeybrown Ale on 05-06-2011 at 05:25 PM
Yeah its a super sweet girly beer. I should have made a caveat that this was meant to be SUPER
Posted in thread: latitude 48 deconstructed on 05-06-2011 at 01:15 PM
I had the deconstructed Simcoe and Zeus at Beer Summit. I like the Latitude 48 IPA because of
the bold hoppy flavor but they didn't over do the aroma, and really focused on the flavors. I
think its a ...
Posted in thread: my first attempt at an IPA on 05-06-2011 at 04:48 AM
Well, the worst case scenario, is you have better beer than Budweiser, Miller or Coors. There
is a lot of math that goes into Mash and Sparge water volume numbers that you can check, if you
Posted in thread: my first attempt at an IPA on 05-06-2011 at 03:44 AM
It may just be a matter of letting it mello for a bit, then dry hopping to mask a little. Are
you kegging or bottling? Kegging should allow you a little more mello time while you carb
slowly, maybe an...
Posted in thread: What's your favorite Grain Bill for an IPA? on 05-06-2011 at 03:38 AM
IPA's can be more creative than many other beers. Enjoy the freedom!
Posted in thread: my first attempt at an IPA on 05-06-2011 at 03:20 AM
For 15lbs, I'm amazed your OG wasn't higher. I did a 17 lb IIPA and had a 1.079 OG, 1.021 FG.
How much of the juice did you try and extract from the bag (if you BIABed)? Maybe your water
levels for th...
Posted in thread: My Honeybrown Ale on 05-06-2011 at 02:59 AM
6 lb's American 2 Row2 lb's Caramel 80L2 lb's British Crystal 50-60L1 oz Cascade at 45 Minutes1
oz Hallertau at 10 Minutes16 Ounces Orange Honey at 5 minutes1 Ounce Sweet Orange at 10