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Posted in thread: Share your IPA hop scheme on 01-21-2013 at 05:29 PM
Hop-Sanity 5 Gallon batch - 3.75 gallon boilSteep at 155 for 30 min12 oz Carmel 40L8 oz
Carapils6 oz CarawheatBring to a Boil and add the following:6 lbs Golden Light LME3 lbs Golden
Light DME8 oz Tur...
Posted in thread: Irish Stout into Chocolate Stout? Help on 01-18-2013 at 01:16 PM
+1 for the KISS method... I provided a few suggestions if you had the urge to tweak the flavor
slightly or maybe do a few bottles different at time of bottling but overall I completely agree
Posted in thread: Malt extract = to grain? on 01-17-2013 at 09:27 PM
No it does not, assuming 70% efficiency you would substiture approximately 0.56 lb's of DME or
0.68 lb's LME for 1 lb grain....extracts will create a darker color for your finished product
than grain ...
Posted in thread: Irish Stout into Chocolate Stout? Help on 01-17-2013 at 08:25 PM
Yes you can make it a vanilla stout, chocolate stout, or a choc cherry stout....I am sure
others will voice their opinions as well and I am fairly new to this so I do not have a ton of
info, but I wil...
Posted in thread: Hop-Sanity Imperial IPA Homemade Recipe -Suggestions & Critiques welcome! on 01-17-2013 at 07:41 PM
i'd put the pellets in the hop spider. those things are a pain to strain out later. they'll
block up the filter and force you to stop the transfer, clean the hop gunk, then re-start the
Posted in thread: Hop-Sanity Imperial IPA Homemade Recipe -Suggestions & Critiques welcome! on 01-17-2013 at 04:39 PM
Thank you for your reply! One question so I am clear, I dont want the huge blowoff and dont
feel like a mini mash for such minimal grains...How much Carawheat would you add? I like the
Posted in thread: Hop-Sanity Imperial IPA Homemade Recipe -Suggestions & Critiques welcome! on 01-17-2013 at 03:20 PM
Hey everyone. I would love some feedback on an Imperial IPA recipe I am trying to come up with.
Up to this point all the batches I have done have been Extract Kit based, some with no changes,
some I h...
Posted in thread: IPA recipe help on 01-15-2013 at 12:05 AM
I have my first IPA in the primary now and am definitely dry hopping it, only using 2 oz
glacier pellets but want to see how it turns out. Anyone have an idea if its better to dry hop
with leaf or pel...
Posted in thread: Irish Stout Additions on 01-14-2013 at 11:35 PM
I actually have done this exact kit, turned out fairly good. Basically a Guiness clone, but it
was only my second batch so I stuck to the recipe, now of course because I always wonder what
could have ...
Posted in thread: Meyers Oaked Oatmeal Stout on 01-10-2013 at 10:37 PM
Hey everyone, I am new to the brewing scene (2 batches so far, both extract kits from Midwest),
but am looking to do a little something extra on the 3rd kit. I want to move into partial mash
and then ...