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Posted in thread: DME in place of priming sugar? on 10-08-2012 at 10:22 PM
So I have had it with the standard priming sugar that seems to come with most extract kits. In
my mind they leave a strange aftertaste and too much carb as opposed to the beer I've kegged
and carbed w...
Posted in thread: Oak chips. What should i do? on 07-24-2012 at 10:18 PM
I was just thinking cheap would be better in terms of how when you cook with alcohol, you tend
to not use the goo stuff. But I guess since I'm technically not cooking the scotch, a top shelf
Posted in thread: Oak chips. What should i do? on 07-24-2012 at 09:42 PM
The thought of soaking in scotch did occur to me, I may have to grab a cheapish bottle and go
Posted in thread: Oak chips. What should i do? on 07-24-2012 at 09:34 PM
Thanks for the advice! I will be sure to sample often and I'll plan on only leaving them in for
Posted in thread: Oak chips. What should i do? on 07-24-2012 at 09:15 PM
So I went to the local homebrew shop today to buy some yeast for an esb I am making today. I
saw a bag of oak chips and couldnt resist. I basically have two questions. First, how do I
sanitize the oak...
Posted in thread: HBC 342 hops on 03-28-2012 at 10:40 PM
I just snagged some at Farmhouse Brewing. Ended up being 8 bucks for 4 ounces shipped to my
door.Very nice. Looks like I will be placing an order soon! The ipa I had was super light. On
Posted in thread: HBC 342 hops on 03-28-2012 at 08:17 PM
Have to revitalize this thread. I just had an ipa brewed at Mad Fox Brewery in Falls Church,
Va. They used this hop exclusively and it was delicious. Grapefruit flavors but not too hash
and not too mu...
Posted in thread: Hop question for a created recipie on 03-09-2012 at 11:08 PM
Thanks unionrdr and yooper for the killer advice! I def will use centennial a the bittering and
ten will prolly follow very close to what yooper said. Hope it turns out awesome!
Posted in thread: Hop question for a created recipie on 03-09-2012 at 08:50 PM
Now I have a follow up because of some hops I managed I acquire. My lhbs has quite a stockpile
of citra hops so I picked up 4oz of them. Given the hops that I have on stock now (1oz
centennial, 2oz ca...
Posted in thread: Hop question for a created recipie on 03-04-2012 at 02:57 AM
Yeah I know what you mean. I totally meant 10 min left and 5 min left, I just wrote that crap
in all ass backwards. Would there be a better bittering hop rather than centennial? I love the