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Posted in thread: How long can my wort sit before I start mt boil? on 01-23-2017 at 02:47 AM
With young kids, I brew like this every time. Mash and sparge done by 9.30 am (just raise the
temp of the boil kettle to 180f then turn off) then finish the boil after the kids have gone to
Posted in thread: Reviving a bland beer on 01-23-2017 at 01:23 AM
This technique would also extend the life of an IPA. When the hop aroma fades after 3-4 weeks
just add another ounce of two of hops to bring it back. Presumably if it hadn't been consumed
Posted in thread: Reviving a bland beer on 01-23-2017 at 12:42 AM
I agree with that. Certainly with more potent hops like citra, mosaic, Simcoe, etc. The beer I
made wasn't particularly light on the hops but I seem to struggle to get much flavor and aroma
Posted in thread: Reviving a bland beer on 01-22-2017 at 03:29 AM
I brewed Jamil's pale ale (the one with victory malt and no crystal) to the letter recently.
Kegged it and let it sit for 3 weeks to carb. Pulled a few pints here and there and for
whatever reason the...
Posted in thread: water chemistry experiment with NE Pale Ale on 12-23-2016 at 07:01 PM
Have you seen this?
Posted in thread: P.B.N.E.I.P.A thoughts please on 12-17-2016 at 02:04 AM
Yeah the original recipe is for 5 gallons but because it's a bit of an experiment I might scale
it back to 2 gallon. I can't get any midnight wheat this weekend so I'll stick with the carafa.
I'll up ...
Posted in thread: P.B.N.E.I.P.A thoughts please on 12-15-2016 at 02:41 PM
Yeah I might up the late hops and maybe throw in some Simcoe too. I think I will scale this to
2gallon as I don't want to waste a ton of hops. I've read that the carafa 3 creates a smooth
Posted in thread: P.B.N.E.I.P.A thoughts please on 12-15-2016 at 03:25 AM
Pitch Black New England India Pale Ale.I was thinking of creating a version of this because
it's winter and I have a ton of hops in the freezer. I may scale the recipe back to 2 gallons
just because i...
Posted in thread: Simcoe pairing recommendations in Amber ale. on 11-21-2016 at 04:57 AM
Thanks! I should have done a search first!
Posted in thread: Simcoe pairing recommendations in Amber ale. on 11-20-2016 at 08:20 PM
I'm brewing Yoopers hoppy amber ale today and was going to use Simcoe hops. Was wondering if I
should make it all Simcoe or add some others to compliment them. I have most of the other
popular hops in...