Last Activity:08-29-2016 5:20 PM
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Posted in thread: Did I jump the gun? on 08-29-2016 at 03:30 PM
Congrats on the fastferment! I have one myself and love it! I've done maybe close to 10 brews
in it so far. I added a spigot to mine and love it. They offer the spigot with a step bit for
$15. My LHBS...
Posted in thread: Recipe ideas for nugget on 08-29-2016 at 12:28 PM
Hi All,A buddy gave me two 1 gallon ziploc bags full of nugget hops.I will probably separate
them in to 1 or 2oz bags, vacuum seal, and toss into the freezer until I am ready to brew.With
that said, a...
Posted in thread: Did I jump the gun? on 08-29-2016 at 11:20 AM
Great advice everyone. Sounds like I have nothing to worry about to this point. Will wait a day
or two, toss in my dry hops for another week, then keg and carb. cant wait!
Posted in thread: Punkin' Ale on 08-29-2016 at 11:13 AM
So I went to a few different stores (brewing this tomorrow AM) and walked out without
pumpkin... couldn't find it anywhere. Even giant eagle and walmart. Ended up leaving walmart
with a 3.93# butternu...
Posted in thread: Brewing a Citra Pale on 08-29-2016 at 09:32 AM
They pair great. Although 10 days is too long for my taste. I usually go for 4-5 days.Why a
shorter schedule? Worried about losing the hop flavors? More than 5 days is pointless? Or are
you just impat...
Posted in thread: Brewing a Citra Pale on 08-29-2016 at 09:09 AM
Recipe calls for all citra hops for dry hopping.I have a leftover oz of Mosaic from a previous
batch. Thinking of throwing the mosaic in with the citra for a total of 3oz in a 5 gal batch
for 10 days ...
Posted in thread: Did I jump the gun? on 08-29-2016 at 08:06 AM
I have a session IPA in the primary using a fastfermenter. After about 14 days, I didn't see
anymore activity from the airlock and assumed it was done fermenting. I didn't take a reading
because I hav...
Posted in thread: Brewing a light bodied crisp IPA on 08-27-2016 at 01:12 PM
I'm new to the corn sugar addition (and all-grain in general)...and love big IIPAs...when is it
suggested to add corn sugar in the process? Is there a suggested amount to add as well?
Posted in thread: Punkin' Ale on 08-26-2016 at 04:19 PM
Brewing this over the weekend...wanted to check with everyone on a tweak...A local brewery
brews a pumpkin ale.It tastes pretty much like pumpkin pie WITH whipped cream on top.How do
they get the swee...
Posted in thread: Confused about Batch Sparging on 08-22-2016 at 03:28 PM
When batch sparging, it seems that the "rule" is to batch sparge to collect 1st and 2nd
runnings.If, for some reason, your water measurements are off, do you see an issue with
collecting 3rd runnings ...