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Posted in thread: Bourbon County Stout clone attempt on 10-13-2014 at 04:10 AM
Brewed this for the first time yesterday. I tried going all-grain with it (39 lbs for 6
gallons?!?!?!). I assumed some efficiency problems with the no-sparge situation, so I set my
efficiency 5% lower...
Posted in thread: Bourbon County Stout clone attempt on 09-29-2014 at 09:22 PM
so thoughts on this. bcbs is my second fave beer on earth, behind stones enjoy. they are making
more of it so it is pretty easy to get some in season. mine is coming up on 6 months now, I
will be bott...
Posted in thread: Spent Grains on 09-02-2014 at 07:15 PM
I don't compost on site, but I do have a city compost bin that I dump mine into. It's way too
much to use for anything and it absolutely reeks after a day in the warm weather.
Posted in thread: Alcohol taste just showed up 3 month on 08-28-2014 at 06:46 PM
From what I understand, honey doesn't add much actual honey flavor since it tends to fully
ferment. Most honey flavor comes from honey malt. Like the above post, it seems like your beer
Posted in thread: Safale US-05: Slow Starting? on 08-15-2014 at 12:01 AM
US-05 lags a day or two for me as well. I don't rehydrate either.
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 08-13-2014 at 06:41 PM
Are you sure you don't just have a leak somewhere what the CO2 is escaping from? Is there
Posted in thread: Northern Brewer Hopshot on 08-09-2014 at 05:43 AM
I've used it as the bittering addition for a Bells Two Hearted clone, it worked very well. You
would completely drop the bittering hops to make the same recipe.
Posted in thread: Heady Topper Extract Clone Opinion on 08-01-2014 at 09:57 PM
It's the most expensive All Grain beer I've brewed as well, over $100 for a 12 gallon batch.The
kits won't really do the beer justice since you can't find Pearl malt extract. Maris Otter is
Posted in thread: Heady Topper: Drink from the can or from the glass on 07-16-2014 at 03:02 PM
They claim it's the oxidation when pouring it that changes the flavor.
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 07-08-2014 at 02:14 PM
Care to share your water profile?I messed it up, was shooting for 750 hardness as per the brew
sheet in one of their vids. I put the wrong info in the calculator and added too much, around
1000 for th...