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Posted in thread: Dead Ringer yeast selection on 09-27-2014 at 04:28 AM
Yes, most of Bell's beers use their house yeast. Oberon and their amber ale are popular choices
to harvest from because they're lower in ABV and hops, so the yeast won't be as stressed. This
is the ba...
Posted in thread: Dead Ringer yeast selection on 09-27-2014 at 03:15 AM
I just brewed a Two Hearted clone and harvested Bell's house yeast from a sixer of Oberon.If
you don't want to do that, Wyeast 1272 is just about identical.
Posted in thread: Create a starter to pitch and to store on 09-23-2014 at 12:17 AM
I've been using Brulosopher's method with great results. To me, it just makes the most sense to
do it that way.
Posted in thread: New Glarus on 09-20-2014 at 04:13 AM
Their Scream IIPA is excellent.
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Posted in thread: Heady Topper Clone Kits- Farmhouse on 09-13-2014 at 03:41 PM
"Sorry but this item is currently unavailable."When do you expect it to be back in stock?
Posted in thread: Thoughts on this Method of Bottle Conditioning/Hopping? on 08-31-2014 at 03:37 PM
Are you making any adjustments to your water? I've found that to make a big impact on the
perception of hops in my brews.Also, if you dry hop after fermentation is complete, you won't
lose much to flo...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on this Method of Bottle Conditioning/Hopping? on 08-31-2014 at 02:19 PM
If you want more flavor/aroma, you don't want to be boiling your hops because you'll boil off
the oils that give you those things.That's why people do hop stands and dry hopping.
Posted in thread: Am I thinking about this righ. Stepping up a starter on 08-31-2014 at 02:10 PM
You are correct, they are just sugar. There is no yeast in them.I believe these contain yeast.
Posted in thread: Kettle vs. Keggle on 08-24-2014 at 12:55 PM
Ha, they make horrible mash tuns. In that category you can't beat an insulated cooler.Believe
me, I have one... and a RIMS.But we're talking about BIAB....