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Posted in thread: Peppercorn RyePA on 12-10-2012 at 11:27 AM
How did you come up with your grain bill? Did you base it on anything you were able to learn
about how the brewery makes the beer, or did you wing it based on your experience with the
beer? Just curio...
Posted in thread: 86% attenuation??? ...let's hear it for Denny's Favorite 50 on 11-16-2012 at 06:02 PM
Thanks Denny. It was probably 2 months after I won the kit that I brewed it, and there were 3
containers of "Northern Brewer Gold Malt Syrup." One thing I noticed right away because the
extract is pac...
Posted in thread: 86% attenuation??? ...let's hear it for Denny's Favorite 50 on 11-16-2012 at 05:26 PM
10 days in and only at 70% apparent attenuation.I had a similar experience. 1.072 and petered
out at 1.024. Problem was, I've gotten so cocky with my fermentation process, I didn't bother
to check the...
Posted in thread: Peppercorn RyePA on 11-04-2012 at 02:34 PM
I'm wanting to clone the Route Des Épices as well.
Posted in thread: Storing full kegs on 05-26-2012 at 03:23 PM
The beer will absorb the co2 in the headspace. It's not a leaky keg.That's what I suspected.
Thanks for the quick reply. In the interim I did go out and check the kegs for leaks with some
Gas Leak Det...
Posted in thread: Storing full kegs on 05-26-2012 at 01:40 PM
When I put beer in kegs to store, I put 10lbs. of pressure on the beer (uncarbonated) to store,
but I notice that within 12 hours if I reapply pressure it takes in the pressure. I can't
identify any l...
Posted in thread: WTF is this?? on 09-28-2011 at 12:00 AM
Completely 100% normal fermentation. Maybe was a bit slow to start (sounds like you may have
started your starter too soon. 12 - 18 hours ahead is plenty), but otherwise normal.
Posted in thread: Elysian Night Owl Pumpkin Ale on 09-20-2011 at 01:30 PM
So, did you brew the beer? How did it go? I'm planning to brew it Saturday and I'm interested
to hear how your brew went. I have a RIMS system, so I'm al little curious about how the mash
and sparge w...
Posted in thread: Looking for an IPA recipe with some "dank" on 06-29-2011 at 03:08 AM
Have you tried Oskar Blues G'Knight (previously Gordon Ale)? This beer has a nice resiny hop
nose and character. As you mentioned this achieved with Columbus hops. There is a big charge of
Posted in thread: Rogue Brutal Bitter IPA kit, not getting the numbers advertised on 04-29-2011 at 02:55 PM
This kit was a freebie to me and I'm brewing it tomorrow. When I looked at what's included and
the target numbers they give you, I noticed right away that this wasn't going to add up. I also