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Posted in thread: Polar Night Pale Ale on 09-16-2013 at 01:32 PM
This is my first stab at a black ipa/pale ale. My aim is to get a hoppy beer, with some nice
caramelly notes and the black currant/chocolate flavor of darker malts. OG: 1.065FG: 1.012ABV:
Posted in thread: Concerns about switching to pellets on 09-02-2013 at 08:56 AM
Okay thanks. This actually sounds easier than with leaf.
Posted in thread: Concerns about switching to pellets on 09-02-2013 at 07:18 AM
I've always used leaf hops. I've never even tried using pellets, and never seen anyone try
them. Because it is quite difficult to obtain high quality US hops in Finland I have decided to
try pellets. ...
Posted in thread: How to clean a manifold? on 03-25-2013 at 11:28 AM
I've built a copper manifold and I'm wondering whether I should weld the pieces together. Will
this make cleaning the manifold from the inside next to impossible? Are there any good
techniques to clea...
Posted in thread: Pale ale dry hopping question, how much is too much? on 01-25-2013 at 12:27 PM
Well that seems quite obvoius, but sometimes people make quite obvious mistakes. I know that I
do. I'll be sure to use the fishing line to suspend the bag above the beer.
Posted in thread: Coffee Stout on 01-25-2013 at 12:24 PM
I've had great results by adding cold pressed coffee to the bottling bucket. Just mix some
ground coffee with cool water that you've boiled, Let it sit in the fridge in a sealed
container for a few da...
Posted in thread: Pale ale dry hopping question, how much is too much? on 01-25-2013 at 12:19 PM
Thanks for the quick reply!Earlier I just threw my hops in the container without a bag or a
weight. As a result half of the hops never submerged. This time I'm planing to put them in a
bag with a weig...
Posted in thread: Pale ale dry hopping question, how much is too much? on 01-25-2013 at 11:57 AM
I brewed an APA last weekend and I was wondering how much cascade I should dry hop it with.
Here's the recepie:Batch size: 20 litersOG:1.056IBU: 46Color:18FG: 1.012?Frementables:4 kg pale
malt (73%)1 ...
Posted in thread: The Pious - Westvleteren 12 style quad - multiple on 01-13-2013 at 08:52 AM
I've had the 'traditional' in secondary for 2,5 months now. I guess that the consensus is that
pitching more yeast before bottling is a good idea with this beer. I'm going to bottle next
Posted in thread: Creme Brulee Stout on 12-05-2012 at 01:58 PM
Coffee sounds great. BTW did you use 3 vanilla beans? Did they not produce enough aroma as you
are adding vanilla?