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Posted in thread: Pirate Strong Ale on 02-07-2016 at 11:44 PM
Me saying "what most people do" never works out lol - I can tell you want I do and share the
basic knowledge I have. My understanding is that refractometers really aren't good for finding
FG. They're ...
Posted in thread: Pirate Strong Ale on 02-07-2016 at 09:34 PM
Using a brix refractometor I started this at 1.097 and finished at 1044 putting it into the
northern Brewer calculator it comes to being fg of 1.01 11% is this correct.... This is my
first time trying...
Posted in thread: Pirate Strong Ale on 01-24-2016 at 10:02 PM
If you used the WLP060, you should be fine. In my experience, it seems to be one of the
strongest performers I've ever used. I only did a 1.5l starter for mine and it still powered
through everything ...
Posted in thread: Pirate Strong Ale on 01-24-2016 at 02:17 AM
I accidentally added 1 extra lb of brown sugar .... Looks like this will clock in around 10.5 %
Do you think it will still be good?Last one I made hit exactly 10.5%. It's the best batch I've
Posted in thread: Caramel Apple Hard Cider on 12-30-2015 at 07:08 PM
I've made this cider a couple times now, and finally got around to trying it with a splash of
fireball - it's really good! I was thinking of putting some fireball soaked oak chips in the
Posted in thread: Tattooed Mango Pirate on 12-28-2015 at 11:47 PM
I love it and have made it multiple times. The vanilla should be done according to your tastes
but this is one of my favorite recipes.
Posted in thread: Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever! on 12-01-2015 at 12:21 PM
Merry flippin' Christmas and holiday stuff. WOW you guys are awesome.
Posted in thread: Westvleteren 12 Clone - Multiple Award Winner on 11-15-2015 at 12:06 AM
I used swing top bottles to bottle my Westies a year ago, and have had no noticeable problems
whatsoever. In fact, I question the concern about the use of swing tops, since the bottles are
Posted in thread: Westvleteren 12 Clone - Multiple Award Winner on 11-10-2015 at 04:57 PM
Ha! I thought grape was just a typo for great!That little bit 'o fun was the main reason I
Posted in thread: Westvleteren 12 Clone - Multiple Award Winner on 11-10-2015 at 03:09 PM
Grape like grape juice. It was weird and only an underlying flavor next to the plum/stone fruit
flavors, etc. It's not bad, just surprising. I swear I remember someone else on this thread had