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Posted in thread: Stepping up a starter in a 1L flask? on 02-20-2013 at 02:49 AM
Hey guys,Quick question regarding stepping up a starter. I'm making an IPA this weekend with a
target OG of 1.075; according to the Brewers Friend calc ( I need 379bb cells for a good,
Posted in thread: Brand new Boilermaker - brewmometer sticking on 01-02-2012 at 02:30 PM
Not sure if bringing back this old, dead thread is proper HBT etiquette, but I had basically
the same question. I've been having a *very* hard time calibrating the Brewmometer in my new
Posted in thread: Great Lakes Christmas Ale Clone on 10-26-2011 at 07:21 PM
Looks good. Planning on trying this out on Saturday. Seems like there is conflicting
information about where/when you add the cinnamon and ginger. Do you add at the last 5 min of
the boil? Transfer to...
Posted in thread: Great Lakes Christmas Ale Clone on 10-17-2011 at 09:45 PM
Looking to make a Christmas Ale for gifts to the family this year, and this looks great. Been
doing AG for about a year, but never did a spiced ale before. Any tips? Do the ginger and
cinnamon go righ...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Bavarian Hefeweizen on 09-26-2011 at 08:07 PM
oop misread the previous :drunk: my bad. In general though... cold crashing won't necessarily
hurt it, but isn't a requirement. Having yeast in the glass is a good thing for the style.Word!
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Bavarian Hefeweizen on 09-26-2011 at 04:38 PM
I wouldn't serve this at room temp... I prefer it a higher carb and served well chilled.For me
I put it in a keg, tossed it in the keezer and goosed with gas. Mine was cloudy and never
cleared up and ...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Bavarian Hefeweizen on 09-26-2011 at 01:46 PM
I don't cold crash mine. Assuming you'd want more of the suspended yeast. At least that's how I
prefer mine.So just bottling right out of primary at room temperature should produce a good
result for t...
Posted in thread: Forgot 45 min hop addition Pliny Clone on 09-26-2011 at 12:40 AM
Have you run it through any software to get a sense of what your ballpark IBU figure might be,
or your BG:GU ratio? Might calm your concerns, at the least. Unless it exacerbates them, I
Posted in thread: Took a 1st place in "Son of Brewzilla" competition on 09-26-2011 at 12:26 AM
Congrats! I saw the flyer for this the other day when looking for OH homebrew competitions.
I've got a couple of things in the pipeline I think are really remarkable and that I want to
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Bavarian Hefeweizen on 09-25-2011 at 11:31 PM
Thanks! Did you crash cool yours?