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Posted in thread: Combining hops for LME for Oktoberfest, and Motueka, Sorachi, Perle, Tettnanger. on 11-25-2014 at 06:10 PM
Hi there brewthers!I want to have it easy on my next batch, and try a few tricks from this HBT
article on 15-minute brewing, so I got myself a Weyermann Oktoberfest extract (unhopped,
decocted Vienna ...
Posted in thread: Pliny and the Blonde - parti-gyle recipe on 11-13-2014 at 11:39 AM
Well, it surely didn't go as expected, as my brewing partener didn't read the recipe
beforehand, and asked the HBS to mix all the grains in a single bag. That is 11# Marris Otter,
some crystal 40 and ...
Posted in thread: Pliny and the Blonde - parti-gyle recipe on 11-04-2014 at 09:16 PM
I'll do a variant of this on Saturday! I'll top the second runnings with 1# crystal 80 and half
a pound chocolate, mainly for color. In hindsight, would you have added some LME to Blondie ?
Or some oa...
Posted in thread: Recipe request: Gordon Strong's Partigyle in Brewing Better Beer on 11-03-2014 at 08:29 PM
Hi there folks!An unusual request there; I'll be heading to my LHBS later today, and just
realized that my copy of Gordon's book is in another country! I really want to make (for the
n-th time) his pa...
Posted in thread: Easy Ginger Ale on 10-05-2014 at 11:30 AM
Thanks for the clarification! As for bread yeast, some success was reported (#35) in this
thread, so I'll give it a try, and see how awfull it turns out :-)EDIT: I ended up using S-05
scooped from a g...
Posted in thread: Easy Ginger Ale on 10-04-2014 at 04:05 PM
Will try that tomorrow! By the way, when you say Measure out 1/4th teaspoon fresh yeast., do
you actually mean fresh yeast? That'd be a 1/8th teaspoon of dry active or a 1/16th teaspoon of
Posted in thread: Lemon-Lime Hefe Weizen on 08-11-2014 at 10:44 PM
I live in Australia and don't have access to this particular brand of juice. Would I be able to
just juice lemons and limes in the appropriate quantity as per the ingredients percentages in
Posted in thread: Lemon-Lime Hefe Weizen on 04-19-2013 at 08:14 PM
Like a lot of the posts in this thread say the hops are a pretty important part of the flavor
profile of this beer. There are sources online that you can get them pretty quick.Thanks for
the hint! Ala...
Posted in thread: Lemon-Lime Hefe Weizen on 04-19-2013 at 06:58 PM
Will brew this beasty beauty this saturday for the first time! I'll use Falconers instead of
the prescribed hops, as my LHS did not carry either. Will keep you updated!
Posted in thread: Late for christmas ale; can I get anything similar in 10 days? on 12-14-2012 at 04:58 PM
@kpr121: Thanks! So you recommend freshly grated cinnamon and nutmeg, right? Is that the best
way to ensure a good mellowing?