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Posted in thread: What To Do With A Vanilla Bean on 12-10-2013 at 07:08 PM
Just toss it in a batch of Dunkelweizen
Posted in thread: Fermcap fail on 11-13-2013 at 03:23 AM
5.5 gallons of Belgian golden strong ale in an 8 gallon vessel with two drops of fermcap per
gallon. First day I had an inch of krausen, assumed all was well. Went to work today and came
home to yeast...
Posted in thread: Pumkin this....Pumkin that. on 09-12-2013 at 06:13 PM
Water, barley, hops and yeast.shivalotus has the best idea. Smoke the pumpkin. Who knows? You
might get high.. . . just keep it out of my beer! :drunk:Don't worry, I only plan to put it in
Posted in thread: Pumkin this....Pumkin that. on 09-11-2013 at 11:30 PM
This year I plan to smoke the pumpkins and then age it on oak.
Posted in thread: Most Awful Beer Ever Award on 09-01-2013 at 06:00 PM
Iron Horse Irish DeathSomeone decided to turn stout into soda.
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 09-01-2013 at 05:45 PM
That is a nice list. Irish death is legendary in my area as "that dark beer, the really strong
one." Thankfully it is also delicious and served at my favorite bar in town.I went to the lhbs
Posted in thread: RIS with Kolsch yeast? on 08-07-2013 at 12:48 AM
Update: brewed Sunday all went well though the long boil in the heat wasn't super
awesome.Pitched at 68 degrees. Come home Monday to the smell of fruit and fermentation. Didn't
bother to look in the f...
Posted in thread: RIS with Kolsch yeast? on 07-29-2013 at 07:20 PM
How about a split batch? Brew up a RIS, do 2.5 gals with Kolsch yeast and, just in case it's
not awesome, ferment the other 2.5 gals with 1056/001, etc and have it standing by.A noble idea
Posted in thread: RIS with Kolsch yeast? on 07-29-2013 at 02:51 PM
What are you trying to figure out? If you need a recipe, I have one (I think it may be from
Jamil's Brewing Classic Styles). Otherwise, just brew a RIS, and put it on the Kolsch yeast,
right?It was th...
Posted in thread: RIS with Kolsch yeast? on 07-26-2013 at 10:30 PM
I have decide to proceed.Now I just have to figure out how I am doing that.