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Posted in thread: Oatmeal Stout Recipe on 11-28-2006 at 05:54 PM
thats whats great about brewing your own beer! :) Freedom! Just cause no one has tried
something yet doesnt mean that its not going to be great.I just brewed an Oatmeal as well. Mine
was all grain (so...
Posted in thread: adding sugar to increase alcohol on 11-27-2006 at 10:18 PM
ha! i didnt even notice! It was on the "new post" list for me before i posted my response...
Posted in thread: adding sugar to increase alcohol on 11-27-2006 at 09:03 PM
I'm thinking that if you are really intent on bumping up the ABV on this batch, then it's for
one of two reasons- to get drunk faster, or else to impress people with the strength of the
beer. Anybody ...
Posted in thread: Getting a good head on beer on 11-26-2006 at 10:24 PM
You'll definitely want to avoid over-carbonating on purpose in search of the perfect
pour.Definatly!When it comes down to homebrews, you always want to strive to get exactly what
you want. Thats why ...
Posted in thread: Getting a good head on beer on 11-26-2006 at 10:11 PM
As beer4breakfast mentioned the choice of priming sugar (or amount for that matter) won't have
any effect on the creaminess of your beer's head. Now that im thinking about it, you guys are
Posted in thread: Getting a good head on beer on 11-26-2006 at 09:56 PM
ya... the mission objective was to create a massive, black, thick, rich stout.I actually took
an existing recipe and modified it, adding more crystal( the 120), upping the chocolate and
Posted in thread: Getting a good head on beer on 11-26-2006 at 09:38 PM
Why? I can't see any advantage over using corn sugar and it costs more. i have a bit of
leftover liquid invert sugar from a belgian beer i made a couple months ago... i figure ill
just use it to prime...
Posted in thread: Getting a good head on beer on 11-26-2006 at 09:24 PM
coolheres what i used for my grain bill. Oatmeal Stout- 5 gallonsexpected OG= 1.052actual OG=
1.054IBU approx 352-row 9#Crystal80 1#Crystal120 0.2#Oat Flakes 1.15#Chocolate 0.6#Roast Barley
Posted in thread: Getting a good head on beer on 11-26-2006 at 06:43 PM
hey guys,I have to bottle my Oatmeal Stout soon and that got me thinking... what do i really
like about stouts (besides flavour)? Appearance!!! As I searched around the net, looking for
the best way t...
Posted in thread: Quats sterilizer? Anyone use this? on 11-21-2006 at 02:30 AM
ya, thank for pointing that out... i did mean sanitizer. :cross: Regardless, ive heard that it
works wonders for sanitizing bottles. Efficient, no rinse, potent....no one uses it? Maybe ill
try it out...