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Posted in thread: Finding the right stout on 10-05-2015 at 10:37 AM
Last year I tried something similar. I split a single 5 gallon batch of RIS into three separate
batches. I then aged one on oak, one on cocoa nibs and added coffee to. One of them I left in
Posted in thread: Having a little trouble with BeerSmith on 10-02-2015 at 11:26 AM
Hey all,Is there a way to add new ingredients to the Miscellaneous Item list in
BeerSmith?Thanks!Yes there is. Here is a video from Beersmith's website about how to add
ingredients. The video shows th...
Posted in thread: Brewing Calculations on 10-02-2015 at 11:21 AM
I fear you are going to have to do some research. Look at a program like Beersmith and all the
calculations that figures. There are so many you could include.
Posted in thread: Dry-hop & cold-crash time concurrent, or separate? on 10-02-2015 at 11:13 AM
Dry hop at room temp. Cold crash for at least 2 days. I've also read that cold crashing takes
away some of the effect of dry hopping, as the hop oils (where the aroma comes from) can drop
out of suspe...
Posted in thread: I brewed a beer, but don't know what style it is on 10-01-2015 at 08:51 PM
American-Belgo Pumpkin Strong Ale
Posted in thread: Finding the right stout on 10-01-2015 at 06:42 PM
Then I thought if I could make an oatmeal stout I could just separate a portion and oak it with
some bourbon & oak.Is this possible or recommended? You could do that. Just make sure your
Posted in thread: I brewed a beer, but don't know what style it is on 10-01-2015 at 06:28 PM
Is it dark like a porter? I would say maybe a Pumpkin Strong Ale.
Posted in thread: I got a free Festa Brew kit...Time to experiment on 09-25-2015 at 11:43 AM
I vote for dry hopping. I would imagine something fruity like Mosaic, Citra, or Galaxy would go
well with the style. Or try Sorachi Ace. I've had Brooklyn's Sorachi Ace saison and it was
pretty good. ...
Posted in thread: Starter Equipment Kit Question - When this all began! on 09-17-2015 at 04:24 PM
My older brother had been brewing for a few years before I started and he recommended the Beast
kit, as it had everything I would need to start and then some. I went into my LHBS and wanted
to buy the...
Posted in thread: krausen question on 09-17-2015 at 11:40 AM
I believe there are a few English type strains that don't drop very well, but as a general
rule, if the krausen hasn't dropped , she's not done fermenting. Since you say you can't take a
SG, then I wo...