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Posted in thread: Anyone growing Haskap berries (aka honeysuckle)? on 05-26-2015 at 05:18 PM
When I was planting last weekend I noticed darker spots on a few leaves... sunburn perhaps? I'm
hoping the hour or two of shade from the spruce tree will give the right amount of exposure.
Worst case ...
Posted in thread: Need Ideas - Tincture to Add to Robust Porter? on 05-25-2015 at 08:40 PM
How about a coffee porter? I've heard rumor of coconut porter being quite nice too.EDIT: Oh
wait, you said tincture. Vanilla?
Posted in thread: Dunkelweizen Partial Mash BIAB - 1st hack on 05-25-2015 at 08:22 PM
I think I would increase the wheat extract or add in a little wheat malt to bring it up to at
least 50% of your total grist. Munich will add body and a nice maltiness, plus the darker
varieties will d...
Posted in thread: What's your user name mean? on 05-25-2015 at 06:07 PM
Mine is my middle name followed by lucky number. I was going to change to my first name, but
Austin is already taken :)
Posted in thread: Dirty Air lock water on 05-25-2015 at 05:58 PM
Hello Gang.I was just bottling my 3rd Homebrew (samson cider) and I forgot to take the air lock
out and some of the water from the air lock has gone it to the mix.:mad:I finished bottling
anyway but i...
Posted in thread: Anyone growing Haskap berries (aka honeysuckle)? on 05-25-2015 at 05:03 PM
Thanks for the feedback gratus. I ended up getting one Aurora and one Borealis in 2 gallon
size. Both were already fruiting, so I'll get to taste some a few weeks from now. Thanks for
the fertilizer l...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on my smoked beer recipe? on 05-24-2015 at 03:13 AM
Thanks for the advice Jonkl, that helps a lot. I might up the crystal malt a percent or two as
you suggest rather than lowering IBUs. I'll stick with the rye too. I wanted more of it in
there, but unf...
Posted in thread: Thoughts on my smoked beer recipe? on 05-23-2015 at 03:21 PM
Many folks, me included, don't find peat malt to be a great choice for any beer. I think it
works in stouts, but many don't even accept that. So be careful that this is what you really
Posted in thread: Thoughts on my smoked beer recipe? on 05-23-2015 at 06:02 AM
Hey guys,I'd like to try a smoked beer this weekend, something light and not too heavy with a
hint of smoke to it. I'm not shooting for a specific style here, but I thought it'd be neat to
give the be...
Posted in thread: Saison du Tracteur yeast? on 05-21-2015 at 03:40 PM
It could be, I really don't know for sure. What I can say is that I was told they use French
Saison strain. There was nothing said about using a second strain, but there's every chance
that they do. I...