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Posted in thread: How to enter "Belgian" IPA on 04-15-2014 at 11:25 PM
I made an IPA (basically my typical IPA hopped up pretty well with American Hops) but fermented
it with Belgian Yeast strain. There's a contest coming up in my area & I thought I would enter
it just '...
Posted in thread: Saison w. ginger and lemongrass on 04-20-2013 at 07:53 PM
I recently brewed a pale ale with fresh lemongrass and ginger. I used about 1 oz. each at
flameout (in a tea ball), then dry hopped with about another oz. each (after boiling) for about
a week. Awesom...
Posted in thread: Style Question on 03-26-2013 at 11:30 PM
I'm thinking about submitting one of my brews to a contest in a couple of weeks and I'm unsure
about the category. I brewed what is basically an IPA (along the lines of Lagunitas Sumpin'
Posted in thread: How much lemongrass in a wheat beer? on 01-21-2013 at 08:38 PM
Just put .75 oz lemongrass & .75 oz ginger at flameout (actually 1 min in boil). This is in an
IPA, may add more in fermenter if needed. Also thought about some Thai chilies. Thoughts?
Posted in thread: Bottling with Lactose on 10-26-2012 at 02:19 AM
Thanks y'all - I think tho that I want it pretty sweet so I'm going to try the lactose 12 oz...
no splenda & I might try brown sugar again after more research and lots of stirring...
Posted in thread: Bottling with Lactose on 10-24-2012 at 03:46 AM
Ok, I've read a ton of threads & my head is starting to spin. Can someone just cut to the chase
& please answer the following questions?I brewed a Oatmeal Stout about 12 days ago, and just
took a grav...
Posted in thread: Grain Mill on 07-14-2012 at 02:38 PM
Ha ha - it's funny because we have a chest freezer that she bought when our kids were born to
store extra breast milk :) & now I use it exclusively for fermenting/lagering. I don't know if
I can con h...
Posted in thread: Grain Mill on 07-14-2012 at 02:11 PM
SWMBO is looking to get a "flour mill" to grind flour for making some sort of homemade
nutragrain bars or something. Of course I'm thinking maybe this would work for grinding my
grain for brewing. Are...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Kölsch on 04-17-2012 at 06:28 PM
This may have already been discussed in this thread, so I apologize... but... I brewed this 2
weeks ago, and I plan to bottle. Should I crash cool the carboy for a week before I bottle?
Posted in thread: Priming temp question on 04-16-2012 at 09:51 PM
I went with the calculator, using 52 deg- the highest ferm temp... We'll see what happens. It
ended up being a little less that what I usually use so I think im going to be ok. Thanks for