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Posted in thread: How Many Hop Varieties Are in the Best IPAs? on 09-27-2013 at 11:30 PM
I'd be very interested to hear what you guys shoot for when formulating your IPA hop combos. Do
you hope to get a specific character out of that combination? A general hop range, like dank +
Posted in thread: EBY/BBA Brettanomyces Experiment on 08-23-2013 at 04:11 PM
That's super amazing :ban:I can already tell that all the 20 strains are viable and fermenting.
Although five of the strains are really slow growers (EBY005, EBY008, EBY009, EBY011, EBY013
Posted in thread: What do verious hops taste like? on 08-15-2013 at 11:54 PM
That Bear Flavored list is huge!There are a lot of hops! :mug:Edit: Could've sworn I was
responding to a post that was two weeks old, not a year old. D'oh.
Posted in thread: EBY/BBA Brettanomyces Experiment on 08-09-2013 at 12:03 AM
There is now a chance that I might be brewing a 4 bbl batch of the base wort on Schmaltz
Brewing's test batch system. This would allow us to ferment full 5/6 gallon batches of each
strain. Might even ...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 08-02-2013 at 04:13 PM
For another recipe backup, I just brewed a clone with a few friends using the 4.0 recipe.
(Thanks for all the hard work over the last year, Signpost). Tried to document the process with
some fun pictu...
Posted in thread: EBY/BBA Brettanomyces Experiment on 07-31-2013 at 09:32 PM
I hate to suggest holding off a month, but late September/early October is much cooler,
especially in the NE. You do have some freeze risk, but it's pretty unlikely.I didn't receive
Posted in thread: WLP644 -Brett B Trois on 07-01-2013 at 04:04 PM
Is a tropical Double IPA sounds good with 644? Galaxe/Nelson/Pacific Jade & Gem/Motueka/Etc...
?It's great. I did one recently: of my most popular batches even among people who "don't
normally like ...
Posted in thread: WLP644 -Brett B Trois on 05-15-2013 at 09:46 PM
Here's a blog write-up of my recent 100% Trois Imperial IPA. Definitely something I'll be
returning to often, with a few tweaks to the recipe. It's been one of my most popular batches
among friends. I...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 04-05-2013 at 02:24 PM
I have no idea if the Alchemist combines co2 extract and pellets for bittering, but droder's
post prompted a question for me: What have you done with/heard about the mixing of FWH and
extract? Or usin...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 04-02-2013 at 05:57 PM
Just sampled my first Heady Topper a couple of days ago... Great IPA Ibut I have to be
honest... I was expecting more. The can was about 6 weeks old, dunno if I missed the peak for
flavor.Also I got a...