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  • Homebrewing since June 2011. Only equipped to do extract, but often brew all-grain with a friend. rnrnRecipes are on - phiberoptik
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  • My wife bought me the Deluxe Northern Brewers kit and I have been adding carboys and goodies since. Next step is to make a mash tun of my own.
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  • Milford (Cincinnati)
  • Ohio


  • Posted in thread: When do I add the Pumpkin?? on 09-08-2012 at 09:14 PM
    I made a pumpkin ale last year twice first time was an extract so I steeped pumpkin with some
    specialty grains, second time I put it into my mash tun and mashed with my other grain. I use
    real pumpkin...

  • Posted in thread: Making my first pumpkin brew on 09-08-2012 at 09:08 PM
    iskuse - how did you feel about the outcome of boiling the pumpkin separate and using that as a
    base? Did you get color AND flavor? Was there any unwanted vegetal flavor? Did you actually get
    any suga...

  • Posted in thread: Lurker now Member - Cincinnati Homebrewer on 09-08-2012 at 08:52 PM
    Hi All,So I lurk and read a lot of old threads to learn things here and there and ask most of
    my questions over on as I have been on there for years. I am realizing that
    they seem to ...