Last Activity:10-30-2015 4:44 PM
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Posted in thread: Nice time for an American Brown-how does this look? on 09-16-2015 at 02:33 PM
Thanks for the input guys. Especially the crack about it not being too American with all the
English ingredients :)I subbed 2-row for the MO, cut the crystal 60 to 1/2 lb, cut the Flaked
oats to 1/2 l...
Posted in thread: Nice time for an American Brown-how does this look? on 09-15-2015 at 05:11 PM
Planning on doing an American Brown ale for the fall. Kudos goes to Lil Sparky and his famous
Brown ale recipe that I used as a starting point. Let me know what you think?Partial Mash - OG
1.057 - FG ...
Posted in thread: A spider in my wort-names? on 09-10-2015 at 05:06 PM
Thanks for the great names. Eight-Legged IPA wins the vote! It was day 12 yesterday and I took
a gravity reading and pulled a sample.OG was 1.060 - FG was 1.010It tasted fantastic! Cold
crashing now a...
Posted in thread: Beer oxidized? on 09-03-2015 at 03:43 PM
I experienced the same color issues as you with my IPAs along with a muted (almost earthy) hop
flavor. Pretty much all my IPAs would taste the same no matter which hop combination I used.
I've had sev...
Posted in thread: A spider in my wort-names? on 09-01-2015 at 05:36 PM
oh man, that creeps me out a bit with the poisonous spider comment. Luckily, in CT, poisonous
spiders aren't too common. That, and hopefully, I got him out before I extracted any venom. If
you see som...
Posted in thread: A spider in my wort-names? on 08-31-2015 at 11:26 AM
Yes, lol on the daddy limp legs. Eight legged IPA has a nice ring to it. I also thought of
using Boris somehow as well.
Posted in thread: A spider in my wort-names? on 08-28-2015 at 08:53 PM
Awesome names guys! It will be tough to pick.
Posted in thread: A spider in my wort-names? on 08-28-2015 at 05:06 PM
Well, just about done chilling my IPA now, but a spider kamikazed in my boiling wort. Luckily
it was very early on and I noticed him floating around and fished him out.Any good names for my
IPA to hon...
Posted in thread: Is this my first infection? on 07-31-2015 at 01:03 AM
Tasted like a hot cidery mess. I was hoping it was ok but it was pretty foul :(Now time to plan
my next brew...
Posted in thread: Is this my first infection? on 07-31-2015 at 01:01 AM
Well, here's the verdict... INFECTED!