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Posted in thread: Sour/Bitter taste on 01-29-2011 at 04:59 AM
Indeed, I tried another honey bee ale tonight (now three weeks in the bottle). It is definitely
starting to mellow out. It seems time does heal all.
Posted in thread: Sour/Bitter taste on 01-28-2011 at 12:01 AM
Both kits had specialty grains. I steeped both at 165 degrees for 30 min. I had my dial
thermometer in the pot the whole time. Then I pulled the bag and started my boil.
Posted in thread: Sour/Bitter taste on 01-27-2011 at 02:26 PM
I think you guys should be firefighters...The response time here is incredible. Thank you for
the welcome and the quick responses!So to answer some of the posed questions:BeerBDrew:2) I
don't know the...
Posted in thread: Sour/Bitter taste on 01-27-2011 at 04:58 AM
So I recently got into brewing (three weeks before xmas). My first beer, an irish red, has a
very distinct bitter taste. I used tap water for the water I boiled (2.5 gal). But spring water
to fill to ...