Last Activity:10-24-2016 7:51 PM
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Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Hard Cider on 10-21-2016 at 08:33 PM
Actually I have a dedicated 5 gal better bottle for my cysers and ciders. I use 4.5 gal of
juice. Never had a prob with the Nottingham yeast. No blow off ever needed. I have even used
the same strain ...
Posted in thread: Westvleteren 12 Clone - Multiple Award Winner on 10-12-2016 at 11:41 PM
OK, I've made this recipe and believe I've stayed up to date with the posts....but with all
this talk about blow offs, things spraying all over peoples' faces....I don't recall ever
reading anything a...
Posted in thread: Pirate Strong Ale on 10-04-2016 at 12:57 AM
I'm no expert, but this quote says most of it. However, you may end up fine...sometimes you
just never know. If they yeast aren't stressin' all that much then you won't have to worry
about it. But, th...
Posted in thread: Pirate Strong Ale on 10-03-2016 at 10:29 PM
Holy cow! I wish you the best, sir. My normal practice is to pitch 2 packs for anything over
1.060 or there abouts but that's just me.
Posted in thread: Pirate Strong Ale on 10-03-2016 at 05:37 PM
Still one of my favorite beers! How many packs of US05 did you use?
Posted in thread: Westvleteren 12 Clone - Multiple Award Winner on 08-30-2016 at 04:11 PM
Sheep's, I don't think you need to be worried about anything. I screwed up all kinds of stuff
and still got a combined 40 in BJCP judging. You will be fine. As for bottling, it should
follow your norm...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 08-15-2016 at 10:31 PM
I am sure I entered but this thread isn't on my subscription list!
Posted in thread: Westvleteren 12 Clone - Multiple Award Winner on 08-08-2016 at 02:02 PM
I got a combined score of 42. A few comments about being too thin and not "big" enough. But 42
is a pretty good score. Its only 6 months in the bottle also.Well, I got my sheet with a
combined score o...
Posted in thread: Westvleteren 12 Clone - Multiple Award Winner on 08-07-2016 at 12:42 PM
Won this gold yesterday with mine..Congrats! I am waiting on my score sheet today, actually. I
know it wasn't a winner but I am curious about the comments and judging.
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-26-2016 at 08:40 PM
Thanks ya'll for doing these kinds of things! It means a lot!