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Posted in thread: What kind of ale would you make with Pacific Jade and Green Bullet hops? on 07-30-2013 at 01:50 AM
How'd this go...I've got those hops in my freezer and am not finding too many recipes...lemme
know - thx
Posted in thread: Chocolate Coffee Stout on 10-29-2011 at 04:50 PM
Still learning the iPhone app here...
Posted in thread: Chocolate Coffee Stout on 10-29-2011 at 04:48 PM
use whole beans, you can either soak the beans in cold water for a bit to pull out the flavor
or add some beans straight into your secondary.As for the chocolate not really sure. I seen
people put cho...
Posted in thread: Efficiency issues or am I doing something else wrong? on 03-30-2010 at 09:13 PM
I just brewed a batch this weekend and my pre-boil measured 10 pts low. However, my post-boil
'recovered' back to where I was expecting. After some helpful responses on the board, I think I
Posted in thread: Pre- & Post-Boil Gravity Reading question on 03-28-2010 at 02:12 AM
I'm about 5 batches into all grain brewing and still working out the kinks. I'm finally
remembering to pull samples to measure gravity pre- and post-boil.In my batch today, I pulled
my pre-boil sample...
Posted in thread: Where to buy bulk in NW burbs of Chicago on 01-10-2010 at 05:50 PM
Thanks guys - south holland sounds like a winner!
Posted in thread: Where to buy bulk in NW burbs of Chicago on 01-10-2010 at 03:36 AM
damn, why didn't i think of that. brilliant
Posted in thread: Where to buy bulk in NW burbs of Chicago on 01-10-2010 at 03:03 AM
Anybody in the NW burbs of Chicago have any advice on where the best LHBS (cheapest) to buy
grain is?I'm in Lake Zurich, just making the switch to bulk; I've bought individual batch
quantities at Perf...
Posted in thread: My Raspberry Wheat is Really Bitter on 08-27-2009 at 07:07 PM
I brewed it about 8 weeks ago....I had the 2.5-lbs of raspberries in secondary for about 2
weeks....when I tasted it before bottling, there was quite a bit of raspberry aroma, but the
taste was certai...
Posted in thread: My Raspberry Wheat is Really Bitter on 08-27-2009 at 04:42 PM
I brewed the Raspberry Wheat extract recipe kit from Midwest; it's been in the bottle for 3
weeks. The kit comes with 4 oz of raspberry extract, which I added to the bottling bucket. I
also added abou...