Last Activity:08-21-2008 2:32 PM
Posted in thread: is this infected on 08-09-2008 at 08:17 PM
you guys really aren't surprised to see bubbles and have a sour smell on a beer that's been in
the primary for 4 weeks? It's certainly a first for me. oh well. I'll taste a sample tomorrow
when I tran...
Posted in thread: is this infected on 08-09-2008 at 05:19 PM
I've tried to be patient and follow the #1 rule of homebrewing (RDWHAHB), but after four weeks
in the primary I'm really afraid that I've lost this batch to an infection. This batch took
about 3 days ...
Posted in thread: Critique my first custom recipe (IIPA) on 08-04-2008 at 04:35 PM
thanks. you guys have hit on my biggest fear with this beer. I was concerned with the
relatively low IBU. I wanted to use centennial for the bittering hops at 60 minutes but my LHBS
was out when I was...
Posted in thread: Critique my first custom recipe (IIPA) on 08-04-2008 at 02:58 PM
Slow Burn Imperial
IPA-----------------------------------------------------------------------13.2 lbs. Plain Light
Malt Extract 2 lb. Crushed Crystal Malt 60L quart capacity1 lb. Crushed Victory6 oz. ...
Posted in thread: Full Wort Boils w/ Extract on 07-16-2008 at 07:46 PM
so when you do a late extract addition I assume you still kill the flame when adding the
extract. Usually when I do this it takes a few minutes to get the extract in and get everything
back to a boil....
Posted in thread: Austin Homebrew Supply: 10% Off Sale for HBT Members on 07-14-2008 at 12:58 AM
awesome. just picked up two kits... two hearted ale clone and gulden draak clone. can't wait to
brew them up.
Posted in thread: Yeast Starter Vs. Double Pitching on 07-09-2008 at 02:36 PM
wondering if anyone has any opinions on doing a yeast starter versus just double pitching for
really high gravity brews (over 1.1). obviously there are financial concerns with pitching two
packets of ...
Posted in thread: How Can I Tame This Orange Flavor? on 07-08-2008 at 05:50 PM
hey! i just realized that you're in Indy! i'm over in terre haute. i need to get over to Great
Fermentations sometime soon.long time lurker here, and fellow indianapolis area brewer. great