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Posted in thread: Richard's Pumpkin Ale on 09-05-2013 at 03:43 PM
I'm thinking about substituting the maple syrup with 2 pounds of honey and 1/2 pound of honey
malt. Any thoughts on that?
Posted in thread: IPA Critique on 07-12-2013 at 03:09 AM
Moved the Nelson Sauvin to 4 minutes and dropped the Chinook dry hop. Transferred into the
serving keg and it tastes incredible. This is the best IPA I've brewed yet (in my opinion, of
course). Aroma ...
Posted in thread: IPA Critique on 06-22-2013 at 01:25 AM
Appreciate the feedback, all. Making a couple of adjustments and I'll brew this tomorrow.
Posted in thread: IPA Critique on 06-18-2013 at 01:39 PM
Also, since you don't list your mash temperature, I'd recommend mashing low around 148F/149F to
reach your final gravity. You're looking at ~84% attentuation, and you're going to need to
pitch a large...
Posted in thread: IPA Critique on 06-18-2013 at 01:16 AM
Looks like a great IPA except for the victory. Flavor might clash, not sure.I only added
victory for the color and wasn't really sure what else to put in its place. I'm open to
Posted in thread: IPA Critique on 06-17-2013 at 10:15 PM
Has anybody ever tried attaching a muslin bag to the end of the dip tube?
Posted in thread: IPA Critique on 06-16-2013 at 11:58 PM
My only issue with the bags is they seem to really reduce utilization for me in the boil. Maybe
they're not as bad when dry-hopping. Though, for all I know, herb balls have the same issue. ;)
Posted in thread: IPA Critique on 06-16-2013 at 10:57 PM
Somebody recommended a SS herb ball a while back and I completely forgot until just now.In your
experience, how much do they hold? Would 3.5 oz (without removing the chinook) of pellet hops
fit into a...
Posted in thread: IPA Critique on 06-16-2013 at 09:25 PM
I'm considering brewing this in about a week and would love to have some constructive criticism
ahead of time. The hope is to brew a somewhat traditional IPA, but something also a little
Posted in thread: Dry hop recommendation? on 05-19-2013 at 02:32 PM
One of my favorite to dry hop with is Falconer's Flight. As I understand, it's a blend of
Citra, Simcoe, Sorachi Ace and others. It has very nice aromatic qualities.