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Posted in thread: Lagunitas Sucks clone? on 06-25-2013 at 02:48 PM
The clone can not come close to the original. Lagunitas uses a house made hop extract that they
use in this recipe. It is the same for the Hop Stoopid. These two beers will never be able to
be done by...
Posted in thread: Lagunitas Sucks clone? on 05-14-2013 at 02:31 AM
I actually live two miles from lagunitas. According to the bartender there, the actual recipe
has not been released to the public. He says the brew master is more stingy with that one than
any other. ...
Posted in thread: Bottled in San Diego on 04-13-2013 at 05:24 PM
I have heard of one brewery down there, has a native American name I believe, whose beer tastes
like soap! My brother brought it to their attention only to be given an attitude. They said he
was the f...
Posted in thread: Bottled in San Diego on 04-13-2013 at 04:43 PM
Yes, we live in IPAland!!With another 20 opening up this year too..Hopefully not too many for
the north county...we don't need more imo..Guess I haven't been impressed with any of the newer
Posted in thread: Bubbles forming with hop strainer bag around racking cane on 04-13-2013 at 04:27 PM
I haven't tried it yet but today at the store I found a stainless steal lint catcher for a
dryer. Looks like a chain mail condom pretty much. I bought this to put on the end of my
racking cane for thi...
Posted in thread: Bottled in San Diego on 04-13-2013 at 03:18 PM
Just another great reason why San Diego Rocks! am a huge fan of Green Flash and Iron Fist. I
recently obtained the recipe for Iron Fists double IPA from the brew master there. It is dry
hopping now a...
Posted in thread: Apparent vs. real attenuation? on 04-13-2013 at 03:00 PM
Wow, that's going to be one strong IPA! Makes the 2IPA I just kegged look like child's
play!Yeah it is from a socal brewery. Iron Fist. I got the recipe from the brew master there. I
have to tweak it ...
Posted in thread: Bubbles forming with hop strainer bag around racking cane on 04-12-2013 at 07:03 PM
This may be a stupid question but I'll ask regardless :)I like to dry hop my beers and to
prevent all the hop material from entering my bottling bucket, I've been wrapping a hop bag
around the end of ...
Posted in thread: If you had a time machine, what what you tell your beginner brew-self? on 04-12-2013 at 06:56 PM
I would have to say that taking the time to understand yeast and fermentation temps is what has
helped me the most. I still do extract and am finding that I can make some great beer if I am
Posted in thread: Apparent vs. real attenuation? on 04-12-2013 at 06:33 PM
Got it, thank you! Is this a number that anyone pays attention to, or are the gravity readings
more important?I use it so that I know how well my yeasties are. The 001 has an attenuation max
of 80%. M...