Gift Premium Subscription To rlbois1

Join Date:


Last Activity:

04-10-2013 6:41 PM

Likes Given: 1

3 Likes on 3 Posts 


  • Rick B.
  • Male
  • Married
  • Hughesville
  • Maryland


  • Posted in thread: Dual Spires Black Lodge Ale on 02-07-2013 at 02:41 PM
    What advise can you provide in regards to the taste the sorghum leaves? Can I just use 6lbs of
    rice syrup instead? what is the best method to get rid or lessin the taste of sorghum?Some
    folks advocate...

  • Posted in thread: Spaced Rasberry Beer on 02-06-2013 at 05:26 PM
    I finally cracked a few bottles of this beer over the weekend and IMO it is probably the best
    batch of gluten free beer I have brewed in the past year of GF brewing. This is the first GF
    recipe that I...

  • Posted in thread: Dual Spires Black Lodge Ale on 01-26-2013 at 12:24 PM
    i plan on doing this recipe on monday first real 5gallon batch .. wish me luck.. anyways my
    question is that my LHBS did not have safale 05.. i went with safale 04.. anyone know if i
    should get the 05...

  • Posted in thread: Dual Spires Black Lodge Ale on 01-09-2013 at 11:12 PM
    Ok I just brewed my first batch of beer the other day. So sorry for the newb questions. My wife
    wanted a gf beer as my first smelled amazing as I put it in to ferment. Should be ready to
    bottle in a c...

  • Posted in thread: Head Retention in GF beers on 12-30-2012 at 11:52 PM
    I am typically an all grain brewer but some family and friends convinced me to brew a GF beer.
    I brewed a Honey Pale Ale and it turned out great except that there is no head retention. It is
    properly ...

  • Posted in thread: Dual Spires Black Lodge Ale on 12-30-2012 at 01:10 PM
    Deadset this beer is easily in my top 5 brews. The flavour is great and the molasses really
    hangs around. My wife (my quality control engineer) loves it. I suggested dropping back the
    molasses next ti...

  • Posted in thread: Black Hops GF American IPA on 12-20-2012 at 01:06 PM
    Excellent news.... I am going to brew a version of this or the black lodge ale this weekend. I
    can't decide which. does the malt stand up well to all those hops?IMO, the malt base and the
    hopping are ...

  • Posted in thread: Black Hops GF American IPA on 12-18-2012 at 06:13 PM
    Any tasting notes yet? Thinking if brewing this soon....hoping for feedback before I pull the
    trigger....thanks "a few" of these this past weekend; my tasting notes are... yummy. For my
    tastes, in te...

  • Posted in thread: Spaced Rasberry Beer on 12-13-2012 at 04:35 PM
    Thanks for the feedback; I'm in. I'll let you know how it goes. What would you think of using
    something like this in lieu of the frozen rasberries?

  • Posted in thread: Spaced Rasberry Beer on 12-12-2012 at 03:24 PM
    Spaced,Saw your Rasberry Beer on your blog and would like to give it a go. Here is my take (5
    gallon boil/batch):3.0lbsSorghum Syrup @ 60 minutes6.0ozMaltodextrine @ 60
    minutes0.5ozHallertau Hops @ 60...

Rick < Previous:*Kitchen Sink Pale Ale, Annapolis Canadian Ale, *Dual Spires Black Lodge Ale, *3 Falls Blonde Ale, *5 Star American IPA, *Lucky 13 Imperial IPA, *English Pale Ale Bottled/Pigged: Oak Aged Annapolis 90 Minute IPA(11/17/12), *Black Hops American IPA(11/25/12), *Centennial Honey Ale(12/29/12), *Rick's Rasberry Ale(1/18/13) Secondary: Empty Primary: Empty In Planning: *Blackberry Ale All (mostly) *Gluten Free; All (most of) the time...