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Posted in thread: Rogue Good Chit Pilsner Clone, Need suggestions on 03-03-2014 at 05:35 PM
I didn't get to brew both. I did the one with the Horizon hops, but it did not taste like the
Good Chit beer. It may have been a bad brewing process however.Sorry that wasn't very helpful.
I may try t...
Posted in thread: Is Oxygen My Problem? on 11-27-2013 at 02:25 PM
Thanks everyone. This is what I have taken away from the discussion:[*]Huge starters for large
beers (or pitching beer on an existing yeast cake)[*]Use direct O2[*]Make sure the yeast I use
Posted in thread: Is Oxygen My Problem? on 11-26-2013 at 10:36 PM
Well for the Dopplebock. I did a starter. drained the fluid. Added more wort, fermented that
out. So essentially a double-starter (or at least that is what I call it).Is that not enough
yeast for a bi...
Posted in thread: Is Oxygen My Problem? on 11-26-2013 at 09:23 PM
It varied depending on the beer I brewed. Here is what I can remember:Dopplebock: Belgian Lager
(Wyeast) - Double starterDry Stout: Irish Ale (WL) - Single starterHoppy Brown Ale: S-05 - No
Posted in thread: Is Oxygen My Problem? on 11-26-2013 at 08:06 PM
Hi All:My last 5 or 6 beers have been stalling out during fermentation. The last 3 big batches
I have done started with a gravity of 1.099 or higher and then they stall out at around 1.040
to 1.050. T...
Posted in thread: IPA's not within BJCP style guidelines on 10-08-2012 at 06:32 PM
And that was one of my arguments with another club member. My IPA's are within style, but would
lose in a competition because it's not massively hopped. I feel that it isn't fair that I brew
Posted in thread: IPA's not within BJCP style guidelines on 10-08-2012 at 04:04 PM
To help clear things up, these contestants are entering 5% to 7% ABV beers with 100+ IBU in the
American IPA (14B) rather than the Imperial or specialty category simply because they don't
quite add up...
Posted in thread: IPA's not within BJCP style guidelines on 10-07-2012 at 10:13 PM
I live on the west coast and so our IPA's are ridiculously hopped. I have heard the discussion
on other forums of wanting to create a new BJCP category called West Coast IPA because it
Posted in thread: Rogue Good Chit Pilsner Clone, Need suggestions on 05-19-2012 at 04:08 PM
Out of curiousity, I am going to brew both versions and see which one ends up closer.
Posted in thread: Rogue Good Chit Pilsner Clone, Need suggestions on 02-14-2012 at 02:33 PM
Here is the updated recipe. I emailed Rogue and John said that the grain bill looks good,
however, he corrected me by saying that they use Horizon hops and Wyeast 2278. This is not what
it says on the...