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Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 06-04-2012 at 04:13 AM
EdWort has posted in this thread a couple of times about recommending that the apfelwine only
sit in primary on the yeast for about 3 months max - after that, you're more likely to pick up
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 06-03-2012 at 03:39 PM
So, I've had a batch patiently in primary for almost 5 months now. The goal was to wait at
least 6 months as that seems to be what everyone says to do to get the best results. But with
the warm weathe...
Posted in thread: Help with/critique a Black IPA Extract recipe?? on 06-03-2012 at 03:34 PM
Well it is too soon to tell what the mature flavor profile will be I can definitely say that
this batch is Much more like an imperial stout than a black IPA.I wonder if my boil and steep
volumes were ...
Posted in thread: Help with/critique a Black IPA Extract recipe?? on 02-22-2012 at 02:13 AM
Interesting. Mine did taste a fair amount like a very hopped up version of the stout I made. I
figured they were similar grains from the same store and I used the same bucket which wasn't
Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 02-08-2012 at 05:16 AM
My first batch finished fermenting. (or so I think, I broke my hydrometer washing it to test my
apfelwein). Took a sample anyway. Pretty tasty. Can't wait to see what it tastes like in 5
months or so....
Posted in thread: Help with/critique a Black IPA Extract recipe?? on 01-30-2012 at 12:36 AM
Well, good luck. I'll hope to hear in a few weeks that it came out great.I'm sure my beers will
improve as my experience does. I'm excited to try my next one, I just haven't decided what it
Posted in thread: Help with/critique a Black IPA Extract recipe?? on 01-29-2012 at 04:04 PM
How much LME/DME are you using in total for your recipe?Just saw your post. Not sure if this
was directed at me or not. But for what it's worth, I followed the original recipe you posted.
The only dif...
Posted in thread: Help with/critique a Black IPA Extract recipe?? on 01-29-2012 at 03:48 PM
I know you were just agreeing with me, but I have to disagree with you (and my previous self).
It looks like hop utilization isn't affected by wort gravity anywhere near as much as people
thought a co...
Posted in thread: Bottle conditioning temperature on 01-21-2012 at 02:04 AM
Cool. Thanks all. I'll leave them upstairs and see how they do.
Posted in thread: Bottle conditioning temperature on 01-20-2012 at 10:02 PM
One more time just because it may have gotten lost in the barrage of fast replies.What is too
warm for bottle conditioning? We use passive solar, so even in the winter the house can
occasionally get t...