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  • Posted in thread: Munich Malt .....Crystal or Roasted on 07-23-2015 at 05:35 PM
    Wow! Yes...changing it to base malt puts it right there too....thanks! Now I know in future

  • Posted in thread: Munich Malt .....Crystal or Roasted on 07-23-2015 at 05:30 PM
    Brewing today and I use BrunWater for water adjustments.I have some Munich 10L malt in recipe
    and selected roast malt for its type in BrunWater.Predicted pH was 5.3 for mash.My mash came in
    at 5.6 whe...

  • Posted in thread: SMaSH Vienna/Northern Brewer on 07-23-2015 at 04:20 PM
    Thanks for all the feedback everyone. I do have Beersmith so I can craft a recipe.....and now
    have some ideas for what to shoot for in recipe.

  • Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 07-23-2015 at 04:11 PM
    Brewing today! (Thursday).....Dusseldorf Alt. 4 day weekend for me......feels good to be
    brewing while most are working! :ban:

  • Posted in thread: SMaSH Vienna/Northern Brewer on 07-19-2015 at 09:29 PM
    I saw a thread on favorite SMaSH brews.....and a very popular combination seems to be Vienna
    and Northern Brewer. I have never done a SMaSH and want to try.Did not see a specific recipe
    with OG....FG....

  • Posted in thread: Complete noob, where do I start? on 07-19-2015 at 09:13 PM
    Start with downloading the online version of John Palmer's "How to Brew".That's how I
    started......Plus I would tell you to join you are already
    here!Specific help to get start...

  • Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 07-17-2015 at 11:30 PM
    Transferred CHocolate Milk Stout to secondary and added Cocao just to wait

  • Posted in thread: Cacao Nibs in Secondary on 07-17-2015 at 09:43 PM
    So I just transferred this to Secondary....and added Cocao Nibs.....they are all floating up at
    the top of the carboy......will they sink down into beer....? just wondering how flavor will
    get distrib...

  • Posted in thread: First time starter help... on 07-11-2015 at 12:18 PM
    I disagree pretty strongly with this. Your description and reasoning for disagreeing with me
    seem sound.....I appreciate the correction...looks like I learned something new on this

  • Posted in thread: Homebrew at Cookout on 07-04-2015 at 10:09 PM
    Feeling good.....4th of July cookout and my kegged Centenniel Blonde is getting hit

EVERYONE is entitled to my opinion! Primary: None Secondary: Chocolate milk Stout Upcoming Brews: Dusseldorf Alt Kegged: Biermuncher Centenniel Blonde
May 12, 2010  •  12:28 AM
Give a man a fish and he'll eat for a day....teach a man to fish and he'll sit in a boat and drink beer all day.