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Posted in thread: I workout... not really on 12-11-2013 at 03:06 AM
I drink 4 or 5 beers a day and run for or five miles every other day. I run stairs a couple
days a week too. I eat really healthy and it seems to work for me. I walk a few miles on the
days I don't ru...
Posted in thread: How many batches do you brew in a month? on 12-07-2013 at 12:52 AM
I brew 2 or 3 times a month of 8 to 11 gallon batches depending on how much grain is required
for the recipe. I always split them into two carboys and do different yeasts or different dry
hops just fo...
Posted in thread: carbonating pinot noir question on 12-04-2013 at 07:33 PM
Yeah I guess that's a stupid idea. Maybe I'll back sweeten then bottle pasteurize. Or maybe
I'll just carb it like it is. It's a single vineyard Oregon Pinot and it tastes good.
Posted in thread: carbonating pinot noir question on 12-04-2013 at 01:29 PM
I've got 5 gallons of Pinot Noir in a carboy that has been at 0 brix for a while now. I'm
thinking about carbonating it in bottles for fun. If I were to add some Port wine at bottling
for additional s...
Posted in thread: dry hop duration question on 11-27-2013 at 10:09 PM
I would just leave it be. I've left dry hops in carboys for over a month and have never tasted
anything grassy. I think it's an urban legend.
Posted in thread: Want to make some sour beer? Join my wine-barrel project in the Portland area. on 07-24-2013 at 05:18 PM
I went to Puckerfest the night Flat Tale's brewer was there. Their Lemon Diesel was delicious.
It was a Saison dry hopped with mosaic blended with a 2 year old Berliner Weise. Also Upright's
Posted in thread: How long do crushed grains stay usably fresh in the freezer? on 07-14-2013 at 08:12 PM
Depending on what they are stored in in the freezer they could pick up flavors from the food in
there or moisture. I just recently brewed a batch from 20 lbs of grain that was crushed two and
a half m...
Posted in thread: Centennial Blonde (Simple 4% All Grain, 5 & 10 Gall) on 07-05-2013 at 06:47 PM
I brewed mine on April 23 and it tastes like it's at its peak too me. Of course there are only
a few bottles left.
Posted in thread: Modifying a blonde ale ingredient kit on 06-19-2013 at 03:52 AM
I would add more base malt and more hops.
Posted in thread: Dry hopped 10 days vs. 2 months experiment on 06-19-2013 at 03:14 AM
You're right! It was an accidental experiment. I have 20+ carboys laying around my basement and
kinda forgot about the other half of this batch. I'm glad I bottled it later than I meant to