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Posted in thread: Intentional use of bread as adjunct on 06-05-2016 at 10:57 PM
Hi all,I'm starting to think about my next batch, and had an idea: what use might bread have as
a deliberate adjunct?What got me thinking of this is that I've a mind to try to make a smoked
Posted in thread: Idea for a faux oud bruin on 05-19-2016 at 04:28 AM
Hey homebrewers,I've just branched from homebrewing into kombucha brewing and have been struck
by an idea: kombucha seems to have some similar flavor characteristics to oud bruins. I'm
Posted in thread: using green malt for diastatic power on 01-03-2016 at 03:22 AM
Hey all,I'm thinking through an experiment, and wonder if any others have tried it. I've now
successfully malted my own grain several times, but the drying of it is a pain in the neck. Lo
and behold, ...
Posted in thread: conditioning with b. claussenii on 04-19-2015 at 10:56 PM
Hi all,I'm trying to research the use of b. claussenii for conditioning a big beer, a la some
of the old, British imperial stouts and old ales. Has anyone done this?My hope is to add a
Posted in thread: modifying an RIS recipe for brett on 04-10-2015 at 05:09 PM
A quick follow up: I found one resource that sounds pretty good, but I've no experience with
it, so, comments? :)
Posted in thread: modifying an RIS recipe for brett on 04-10-2015 at 03:29 PM
Hey folks,I'm getting ready to brew my annual RIS, a project I took on starting 3 or 4 yrs ago
with my father-in-law. Every year I try a variation (cold brewed coffee yr 1, toasted cherry
wood + cocoa...
Posted in thread: smoked Baltic porter, first time brewing on 10-31-2014 at 07:40 PM
Posted in thread: smoked Baltic porter, first time brewing on 10-26-2014 at 01:57 AM
Thanks. A followup question: were I to buy Munich malt rather than rauchmalt, and I were to
cold-smoke it, would it denature the enzymes to the point where they couldn't self-convert? It
occurs to me ...
Posted in thread: smoked Baltic porter, first time brewing on 10-25-2014 at 11:02 PM
Hey all,I'm about to venture for my first time into the wonderful world of lagers, having had
lots of success with ales in the past, and several weeks of solidly cold-but-not-frozen weather
coming up ...
Posted in thread: natural (i.e. no fridge) lagering in the Inland Northwest in Winter on 10-20-2014 at 08:14 PM
Great! So, temps now over here are about 40 at night and 55-60 during the day. I've got a
detached garage, very shed-like. Anything I should watch out for when things go on to the
colder end in Decemb...