Last Activity:07-27-2016 4:30 PM
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Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-27-2016 at 04:27 PM
Posted in thread: Opinions needed for my IPA recipe Citra/Amarillo on 07-06-2016 at 03:53 PM
Try all distilled water and build back from there with additions. if you do that and it works
well, you can maybe start cutting it with tap water to see how it performs.
Posted in thread: Repairing a mediocre brew on 06-17-2016 at 12:16 AM
You can add a couple oz of hops to the keg in a fine mesh bag. It'll make it taste like hops.
If you buy bulk hops that's a cheap way to try to get more flavor.
Posted in thread: Fermentation Temperature on 06-13-2016 at 06:22 PM
Sounds like a good plan. Here's how I temp control:
Posted in thread: 1 Pound of Galaxy and 1 Pound of Crystal - What to do? on 06-12-2016 at 06:25 PM
Cool! Thanks for that. I had a single hop galaxy hop beer that I quite liked. I will make
something based off this.Don't be afraid to play with the late hopping schedule a little - If
you're dumping a...
Posted in thread: Fermentation Temperature on 06-12-2016 at 06:15 PM
It sounds like you learned through experience that the temperature of the inside wall of the
fridge is not the same as the temperature of the beer. :)Now you know for next time. The first
3-4 days see...
Posted in thread: 1 Pound of Galaxy and 1 Pound of Crystal - What to do? on 06-12-2016 at 05:57 PM
I made an all Galaxy beer a few months ago that was pretty hoppy.I based the grain bill off of
the Row 2 Hill 56 clone thread on here; adjust for your sytem/gravity preference:OG - 1.045FG -
Posted in thread: Hoppy Pale with Cleopatra hops on 06-12-2016 at 03:24 PM
I brewed this up yesterday. I was in a hurry and didn't do my normal mashout, and my OG was
lower than expected (1.045). I usually do 45 minutes at mash temp and then direct fire to bring
it up to 169...
Posted in thread: Using auto siphon on 06-09-2016 at 02:57 PM
Put a racking cane on the end of the tubing. It's much easier to deal with.
Posted in thread: Input from BIABers on 06-06-2016 at 04:49 PM
No, I have not had any problem with that. I was just using a full sized cheap nylon bag from
the home-brew store, in a 15gal kettle. I could see how a disposable or very small steeping bag
might get t...