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Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Jolly Pumpkin Madrugada Obscura on 04-07-2013 at 04:10 PM
I'm putting together a recipe that is inspired by this beer. I am wondering if anyone has
brewed this, and how it turned out?
Posted in thread: dead nottingham yeast? on 03-12-2013 at 05:17 AM
I expect that you're finished fermenting. since it's an imperial stout using extract, I would
expect an OG on the high side. It might still drop a couple points, but I doubt it will come
down much fur...
Posted in thread: Possible ESB Grain Bill For Review on 03-07-2013 at 01:39 AM
In agreement with everyone else, that's a bit too much crystal. Also, my personal preference I
dont really like chocolate malt in an ESB, but that's my personal taste.
Posted in thread: Not much fermenting action on 01-20-2013 at 02:19 AM
Gf grains especially sorghum ferment much more slowly than barley
Posted in thread: All Grain, Self Malted GF Brew? on 01-14-2013 at 05:49 AM
In my experience you get lower extract on gluten free grains, so you will want a little extra
of both your base malt and specialty malts.A few of us have discussed making crystal malts in
Posted in thread: Will Cold Crashing stop Amylase? on 01-12-2013 at 09:44 PM
cold crashing will slow it down, but it won't be denatured unless it is heated.
Posted in thread: Just made GF crystal malt on 01-11-2013 at 06:28 PM
That sounds a lot like the bitter I brewed a few days ago, but I used mostly millet with just a
small percentage of buckwheat. That site made it sound like buckwheat would give an authentic
beer like ...
Posted in thread: Extreme Beer in America – Circus Novelty or the New Normal? on 01-11-2013 at 03:16 PM
I dont think extreme beers are overtaking "regular" beer at all. All of these breweries still
have their main sellers. Rogue still makes dead guy right? Its not like these extreme beers
will keep a br...
Posted in thread: Extreme Beer in America – Circus Novelty or the New Normal? on 01-11-2013 at 02:50 PM
I drink and brew the occasional oddball/extreme beer - occasional.My problem with some aspects
of the extreme beer trend is that it can then become the new standard expectation for a style.
I first ob...
Posted in thread: Extreme Beer in America – Circus Novelty or the New Normal? on 01-11-2013 at 03:01 AM
I think a lot of it is because this is 'Murica and American's way of thinking. We are a boiling
pot of cultures, so there isn't this strict adherence to traditions and such. We just don't
have them. W...