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Posted in thread: Home brewing in Japan on 11-24-2015 at 02:11 AM
A rye coconut porter with yamazaki infused vanilla beans sounds interesting. Where'd you get
the rye? Been looking for that and CaraRye but no luck.
Posted in thread: Home brewing in Japan on 11-24-2015 at 02:06 AM
I brew with what I call a 'modified swamp cooler'. It's about as simple as it gets, but it
works perfectly. I have a 60l plastic garbage can with a lid that I put my 6.5 gallon carboy
into. I pour wat...
Posted in thread: Home brewing in Japan on 11-24-2015 at 01:58 AM
Anyone get up to any brewing this long weekend? I finally got around to my first batch in about
1.5 years. My technique was pretty rusty but pretty happy with the results so far. My IPA is
Posted in thread: Imperial Red Ale (Blood of the Unicorn) on 11-22-2015 at 09:53 AM
I'm going to try this. Thanks for the recipe.
Posted in thread: Comments on this IPA recipe please on 11-21-2015 at 12:40 PM
Yeah. That's a good point. I made the recipe to use NB and then didn't follow it! It's already
in the fermenter! Need to pay more attention!
Posted in thread: Comments on this IPA recipe please on 11-21-2015 at 12:29 PM
Just checked my notes and noticed the Amarillo was actually a 45 min addition. It was actually
supposed to be a 28g Northern Brewer addition at 60 mins. I changed it now! Nothing was added
at 60 mins....
Posted in thread: Comments on this IPA recipe please on 11-21-2015 at 12:19 PM
Had some left overs so wanted to try something different. IPA with Pilsner as a base. Mash at
68C for 60 mins. Sparge 80C. 19LOG 1.064WLP 001All Weyermann grainsPilsner 4.5kgCaraAmber
Posted in thread: Home brewing in Japan on 11-11-2015 at 12:26 AM
Hey fellas,I've been out of touch for awhile and sadly not been brewing for the last year or
so. It's not all bad news though! I was too busy because my wife and I had a baby girl last
Posted in thread: Milled grain in airtight containers on 10-15-2014 at 08:02 AM
I know the 'how long does milled grain last' thread has been done a few times but I can't find
the answer I'm looking for (I searched, honest!)I have milled grain that has been kept in
Posted in thread: Japan Hops Trading - 日本でホプスやりとり on 04-19-2014 at 05:32 AM
My hops poking out of the ground now. Magnum, Cascade and Shinshiwase are a few inches tall
already and Centennial is just starting to sprout. Getting excited!