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    ABOUT ME

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    ding-and Once again;
    Brewing
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  • Metallica to Mozart... lean towards Classic Rock, Jazz & Blues
  • Nothing too sappy
  • Grimm-American Horror-DEXTER!
  • Free Mason, Past Master
  • I brewed with an old friend 20+ years ago and have been wanting to pick it back up ever since, Light & Dark German Beers, Brown Ales
  • Wit, more Ales and an IPA
  • Irish Stout, IPA
  • IPA
  • Wit, IPA, Porter, Brown Ale
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  • Sparks
  • Nevada

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  • Posted in thread: Help with Hops on 02-22-2013 at 01:52 AM
    Bottled the Pale Ale on Monday, sampled the leftovers, it's official, I dig it.

  • Posted in thread: Help with Hops on 02-13-2013 at 08:40 PM
    Well I racked it into a Secondary and dry hopped it Monday night, I had a sample and it was
    surprisingly good with the extra Maltiness from added grain and a longer boil, it did have a
    slight bitterne...

  • Posted in thread: Sparks, Nevada Homebrewers on 02-05-2013 at 04:53 PM
    well, many lessons to be learned, the biggest of all; patience.1st batch went south in a
    baaaaaaad way, tastes like burning bandages... wild yeasts... 2nd batch is OK, but i can't
    drink it; Note to Se...

  • Posted in thread: Help with Hops on 02-05-2013 at 01:08 PM
    Well... I just used 18 oz of 6 different hops on my big 7 gal IPA so I think you'll be just
    fine....Wow, that's impressive! Ok, thanks for input. I still plan on a Simcoe Dry Hop. This
    might be one fo...

  • Posted in thread: Help with Hops on 02-05-2013 at 12:46 PM
    Well... I just used 18 oz of 6 different hops on my big 7 gal IPA so I think you'll be just
    fine....Sweet!

  • Posted in thread: Help with Hops on 02-05-2013 at 12:29 AM
    So, I did the math and came up with an IBU of 65-70... Can that be right?

  • Posted in thread: IPA first batch notes/questions on 02-05-2013 at 12:10 AM
    If it's too bitter, age a month. If after a month it's too bitter, age the rest another month.
    Keep going until you're happy. Take notes :) Aging also changes most of the other flavors too,
    so the res...

  • Posted in thread: Help with Hops on 02-04-2013 at 05:58 PM
    Basically, 2 oz Cascade and 2oz Northern for the full boil and 1 oz Cascade for the last 10 min

  • Posted in thread: Help with Hops on 02-04-2013 at 05:53 PM
    I don't quite understand what you're saying. What was the hopping that you actually did? And
    what was the OG of the beer? It's possible that it may be too bitter, but without really
    knowing the makeup...

  • Posted in thread: Help with Hops on 02-04-2013 at 05:42 PM
    OK, I think I maybe Screwed Up, when I was brewing another APA/IPA we accidentally added the
    Kit's (4) oz of hops at the beginning of the boil, (2oz) each of Cascade and Northern Brewer...
    I was suppo...

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