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Posted in thread: Help with AG Dead Ringer clone - no hop aroma on 03-20-2014 at 05:38 PM
mbeall,I don't recall if I tasted it before the dry hopping. I did dry hop in the primary. My
hops were 2013 crop purchased from a hop farm on ebay. I'd be really surprised if NB was
sending out old h...
Posted in thread: Help with AG Dead Ringer clone - no hop aroma on 03-19-2014 at 08:52 PM
I brewed the same recipe, but I did two 3-day dry hops with .8 oz Centennial each. 2 week
primary, then 6 days of dry hopping, and it's been in the keg for about 10 days, and it has a
crazy amount of ...
Posted in thread: False Bottom Stuck Sparge on 03-15-2014 at 02:01 AM
I had a couple batches that stuck with the braid, which is why I got a false bottom. Well, that
obviously didn't work for me, so after researching manifolds, braids, bazookas, and false
bottoms, I wen...
Posted in thread: False Bottom Stuck Sparge on 03-14-2014 at 07:50 PM
I went back to using a ss braid since I batch sparge.When I was trying think of a way to mod
the cooler, the best idea I came up with was to drill a hole(s) in the bottom of the exterior,
and try to g...
Posted in thread: False Bottom Stuck Sparge on 03-12-2014 at 03:36 PM
I have a 10 gal Rubbermaid cooler, and on mine the bottom of the cooler "domes up" when I put
hot water in it, and completely seals the false bottom fitting to it. Maybe put some hot water
in it and s...
Posted in thread: British Pale Ale Malt =Maris Otter? on 07-13-2013 at 01:41 AM
Good to know the MO would be fine...doesn't sound like I can go wrong either way! I guess I
just need to pick one, and go with it
Posted in thread: British Pale Ale Malt =Maris Otter? on 07-12-2013 at 10:54 PM
I was planning on brewing Yooper's 'Hoppy American Amber or Malty American Pale Ale?', but the
LHBS didn't have any Golden Naked Oats, so I reverted back to just doing Jamil's West Coast
Posted in thread: Best cheap mash paddle?? on 07-01-2013 at 08:30 PM
I started with the plastic paddle shown earlier in the thread. It was ok. Then, I got one of
the 24" whisks. WAY better!
Posted in thread: Kona, Fire Rock Pale Ale (AG Clone) on 06-13-2013 at 06:42 PM
What is the reason for a 90 minute boil? I thought that was generally for pils malt to
Posted in thread: Plastic CO2 distributors on 05-01-2013 at 06:00 PM
I have one that came with my kegerator. It's been fine for the last 6 years.Pat