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Posted in thread: Any changes you would make to this Honey Brown recipe I hacked together? on 12-08-2016 at 06:18 PM
I tend to like English yeasts for my darker recipes. Having said that, the last couple of times
I did a honey brown (next brew is due up in February), I used the California Lager strain from
Posted in thread: Any changes you would make to this Honey Brown recipe I hacked together? on 12-07-2016 at 02:25 PM
I agree with rhys333 on a lot of his points. I do a honey brown with around 4.5% Honey malt. I
find too much and you lose the 'honey' flavor. I also agree with the move to the pale chocolate
Posted in thread: Beersmith - Use different colour unit for grain and beer colour? on 11-16-2016 at 12:01 AM
BeerSmith uses the Morey equation for calculating the color of the beer. This equation uses the
grain color as Lovibond and converts that to MCU (malt color units). It takes the MCU and
applies it to ...
Posted in thread: Can you believe it's been TEN YEARS? Anniversary Sale + Giveaway @ Kegconnection.com on 11-10-2016 at 11:10 PM
Congrats on the anniversary!
Posted in thread: Whirlpool IBU contributions on 11-08-2016 at 12:33 PM
Pretty sure this is exactly backwards. FO hops will add IBUs (that's why it's called "Flame
Out" and not "Cooled Down") while whirlpool hops should not...Cheers!Remember we are talking
about the model...
Posted in thread: Have Beertools Pro, switch to Beersmith 2? on 11-02-2016 at 06:18 PM
If you are comfortable in using BeerTools and the program seems to work for you, why switch? If
it is not doing what you want or you don't like the way it works, then BeerSmith is a good
Posted in thread: Blichmann Engineering's Biggest Giveaway Ever! on 11-01-2016 at 11:20 PM
Posted in thread: Brand New - Complete Newbie Questions - Pt. 1 - Budget on 10-28-2016 at 01:37 PM
I'm definitely not doing BIAB, everything I've read, and the people I've talked to (on here,
and Scotzin Bros) makes it sound like a nightmare/super huge headache to do BIAB.Actually, it
is much simpl...
Posted in thread: Simple(?) question about Beersmith/yeast on 10-19-2016 at 11:46 PM
If you have the specs for the yeast from the manufacturer, you can enter it into BeerSmith
Posted in thread: Brand New - Complete Newbie Questions - Pt. 1 - Budget on 10-16-2016 at 04:57 PM
The main reasons were two-fold:1) Give me more time to adequately research, read, learn, check
forums like this out and hear what everyone has to say. And make sure all my decisions are