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Posted in thread: "Kick you in the face Banana Hefeweizen on 11-09-2014 at 11:25 PM
That high fermentation temp is what gives you a lot of the banana flavors. Try and keep it
around 73F for the entire ferment. If that doesn't work, add more to the fermenter; that's
where you get the ...
Posted in thread: "Kick you in the face Banana Hefeweizen on 05-17-2014 at 03:32 PM
It had a really nice banana flavor to it when I made it last. Not overly done, but you could
taste them. Putting them in the secondary doesn't add much flavor, but intensifies the smell
and bumps the ...
Posted in thread: "Kick you in the face Banana Hefeweizen on 05-12-2014 at 01:24 PM
Let me know how it turns out for you John. This was the first beer recipe I ever came up with
all on my own (wasn't a clone/change to someone else recipe). It warms the cockles of my heart
to see some...
Posted in thread: Creating an NA (Or...how I neutered my beer) on 09-12-2013 at 01:30 PM
Any luck getting the ABV results? My brother recently suffered a TBI (he's fine now; well as
fine as you can be when your brain moves 7mm to the right) and he can't have any alchohol
anymore. I'm hopi...
Posted in thread: Custom Bottlecaps on 03-01-2010 at 06:27 PM
Has anyone else ordered custom bottle caps? I'm making a bunch of beer for a friendís birthday
party this year and thought it would be cool to us a custom label and cap on the bottles. I
found a site ...
Posted in thread: Chocolate Cherry Hootie Dog Stout on 05-26-2009 at 06:49 PM
just to be sure before i order ingredients. the dextrine-carapils discussion refers to the
'dextrose' listed in the recipe? all 3 of them being the same thing, correct? sorry.Yes, but
only because I s...
Posted in thread: Chocolate Cherry Hootie Dog Stout on 05-01-2009 at 12:44 PM
I just got my ingredients in today and I'll be brewing this on Saturday. Just to be sure,
Dextrine is also called Carapils(Austin Homebrew Supply), correct? Or did I screw that up?You
got that correct...
Posted in thread: Chocolate Cherry Hootie Dog Stout on 04-09-2009 at 04:51 PM
Doesn't seem to have. I don't get a whole heaping load of head, but I do get a little bit. For
some reason that just sounds wrong.
Posted in thread: Chocolate Cherry Hootie Dog Stout on 04-09-2009 at 12:44 PM
Are you using chocolate milk mix? Or actual 100% cocoa? I'm using 100% baking chocolate like
the recipe says.Cocoa is nearly pure chocolate. It's not equal ounce by ounce to a chocolate
bar. By that l...
Posted in thread: Chocolate Cherry Hootie Dog Stout on 04-09-2009 at 12:41 AM
22 oz in chocolate bars. 3 tbsps of cocoa is about 1 oz of chocolate bar. Remember you're
working with 5 gallons of liquid.