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Posted in thread: Austin Homebrew Pliny the Elder clone on 03-01-2013 at 02:44 AM
My grassy flavor has subsided. It has turned into a very nice IPA. I think the first few
glasses were picking up extra sediment. It looks like the exact same color as yours Vince. I
will say it isn't ...
Posted in thread: Austin Homebrew Pliny the Elder clone on 02-24-2013 at 04:09 AM
I kegged mine last weekend and cracked it open this weekend.The smell is wonderful! As for the
taste, I like it but right after the initial flavor, I taste something very bland/bitter, then
it goes ba...
Posted in thread: Austin Homebrew Pliny the Elder clone on 02-18-2013 at 10:08 PM
Wow! I wish I had pictures. I just tasted my FG sample and it is excellent. I did a primary for
2 weeks, dry hop/secondary for 9 days, then cold crashed in the keezer for a day. I will
probably put a ...
Posted in thread: Carbonation issues with bottling on 02-14-2013 at 08:13 PM
Just let it sit. It will carbonate if you followed the correct bottling procedure. Some take
more time than others. It depends on many factors exactly how long it takes to carbonate. I
usually don't t...
Posted in thread: Pellet hops filtering question on 02-09-2013 at 12:31 AM
The bazooka screen has always gotten gunked up for me with pellet hops. I've heard they work
well with whole hops though. I haven't tried it myself with whole hops, but I can imagine it
would work wel...
Posted in thread: First time brewing issue on 01-31-2013 at 03:03 AM
I would go longer at room temp before putting them in the fridge. I have learned that 4 weeks
in bottles before refrigerating is about the amount time it takes a beer to carbonate fully. A
lot of peop...
Posted in thread: What Hop filtration device do you use for boil kettle? on 01-31-2013 at 02:21 AM
I just built a hop spider before my last brew. It cost me 12 dollars and worked very well. I
was very pleased with the way it worked. Search it on here and you will find plenty of DIY
Posted in thread: Argggg! Over carbonated AGAIN! on 01-29-2013 at 11:45 PM
How long in the bottle? You may be opening them too soon. they gush like they are over
carbonated before they are ready. The CO2 created into the headspace may not have been forced
back into the beer ...
Posted in thread: Austin Homebrew Pliny the Elder clone on 01-29-2013 at 11:35 PM
Took a sample to test FG yesterday, it was delicious! Almost ready for secondary/dry hopIm
right behind you, I brewed mine on Friday. It had a quick start fermenting so Its been a solid
4 days. I cant...
Posted in thread: Austin Homebrew Pliny the Elder clone on 01-28-2013 at 03:44 PM
I brewed my clone on Friday, I am glad I made a hop spider for this batch! Man, this sure does
smell good. It makes a nice air freshener in the living room!
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