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Posted in thread: Rebel IPA, Sam's West Coast Interpretation on 03-06-2014 at 03:16 AM
We just starting getting Rebel IPA here in my neck of the woods recently. Had it on tap first
and then went and bought some in the bottle. Both I thought were very good. Drinking one now.
The hop arom...
Posted in thread: Rebel IPA, Sam's West Coast Interpretation on 03-02-2014 at 06:11 PM
The bitterness, maltiness, and alcohol does a good job of limiting the perception of sweetness,
but in general American IPA according to style can have some sweetness while West Coast IPA
tend to not ...
Posted in thread: Rebel IPA, Sam's West Coast Interpretation on 03-01-2014 at 12:01 AM
I was a bit disappointed with the Sam Adams attempt. They used some appropriate hops, but it is
the worst example of a west coast IPA using those hops I've tried. Just another example of the
Posted in thread: "Cereal Killer" grain mill on 02-28-2014 at 12:38 AM
I just used mine for the first time. I was using a motorized corona mill before and getting
about 80 to 82% into the kettle on IPAs and IIPAs. Did a lower gravity brew this time, and
there were some o...
Posted in thread: yeasty "homebrew" taste on 02-26-2014 at 04:59 PM
We need to know more to diagnose/explain the flavor. What temperature did you ferment at? How
long in primary? Secondary? Did you use whirlfloc or any other clarifiers? Did you bottle or
keg? How long...
Posted in thread: $10 Off Blichmann AutoSparge on 01-15-2014 at 09:57 PM
Do these have the new stainless steel hose float?
Posted in thread: Barley Crusher - Customer Service???? on 01-15-2014 at 12:59 AM
I ordered a cereal killer. Cheap. Hope it is effective.I just got one, and this thread was
worrying me, as it's also 1.25" rollers, and only a 1 yr. warranty. So it too could wear faster
than the bett...
Posted in thread: Farmhouse Brewing Supply - New Website on 01-06-2014 at 10:28 PM
On the ipad it was impossible(couldn't order) when it first switched over; Now it's just
BAD.Fortunately there is a click on the bottom of the main page to use the regular site, which
works fine.EDIT ...
Posted in thread: New Products From Blichmann Engineering on 01-02-2014 at 04:07 PM
John, I am mightily impressed! (This coming from an old engineer with 30 years of product
development experience.)Most commercial homebrew equipment only leverages product ideas already
in use by home...
Posted in thread: Brewing thermometer, scale ideas? on 12-07-2013 at 03:56 PM
Taylor thermometers are typically within 0.5 degrees F accuracy at mash temps, and are pretty
inexpensive. The right ones read fairly fast. This is not true for many other "kitchen grade"
thermos; I h...