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  • Posted in thread: adding canned pumpkin? When? on 10-11-2012 at 12:47 PM
    UPDATE: 10.11.12 About a week ago I moved the beer over to the secondary fermenter and learned
    a valuable lesson... When i initially dumped my boil pot into the primary i did not strain out
    ANYTHING. ...

  • Posted in thread: adding canned pumpkin? When? on 09-21-2012 at 04:40 PM
    I did not do a full mash on this, so adding any pumpkin to the mash stage was not an option. I
    had debated whether to keep the can of pumpkin for the secondary or to add during the boil and
    i defaulte...

  • Posted in thread: when to add vanilla extract? on 09-20-2012 at 11:48 PM
    havent had a chance to brew this recipe again yet. work had me out of town for nearly a month
    and then a bunch of familty stuff... anyways, still waiting to see how it works. i experimented
    with vanil...

  • Posted in thread: adding canned pumpkin? When? on 09-20-2012 at 11:36 PM
    Good to hear some input. Thanks guys! I brewed yesterday and used a full pumpkin (quartered,
    spiced and roasted) and a can of pureed pumpkin in the boil along with a small grain bag with
    (whole) cinna...

  • Posted in thread: adding canned pumpkin? When? on 09-19-2012 at 07:09 PM
    I am brewing a pumpkin ale and am roasting a pumpkin with pumpkin spices on it during its oven
    time and adding some spices to the boil as well; plan on adding the entire pumpkin during the
    boil but al...

  • Posted in thread: Defalco's Great Pumpkin Ale? Anyone tried it? on 09-18-2012 at 02:10 AM
    Looking to get into a pumpkin beer and havent tried theirs, but have always had good luck from
    their recipes in the past.I am looking for a sweet pumpkin beer.. the kind that a brown sugar
    rim would c...

  • Posted in thread: Blueberry Bomb on 08-20-2012 at 02:22 PM
    Interested to hear. Want pictures too. Doesn't seem quite long enough to sit on the fruit to
    really absorb the flavor and mellow out.

  • Posted in thread: New Kegerator CO2 leaking? on 03-10-2012 at 05:19 AM
    FINAL RESOLUTION! FIXED!!!! Lo and behold, I had to dunk the tank and regulator only to find
    out the regulator was leaking from the gas inlet tube from the tank. Wasn't nearly tight enough
    from the fa...

  • Posted in thread: Kegging Before Bottling on 03-07-2012 at 03:38 AM
    +1 to the blichmann beer gun! Bought one a few months ago because I was brewing more than
    drinking so it was a chance to clear the keg out and stockpile previous batches for future
    comparison. Works g...

  • Posted in thread: Kegerator/Keezer/Both? on 03-07-2012 at 02:03 AM
    I have both a keezer and a kegerator. My basement stays around 68 most of the time so I haven't
    tried lagering yet just use the keezer for miscellaneous craft beers and home brew. The
    kegerator (at le...

Somewhat of a newbie.. -Amber Wheat: 4.2% -Honey Amber: 7.1% -American Cream ale: 5% -IPA: 7.5% -Shiner Bock Clone: 4.5% -Pumpkin Porter: 5.9% -Holiday Ale: 7.7% -AHS Cream Ale: 6.0% -Long Peaks Raspberry Wheat - 4.8% -Pumpkin ale - Jurys out but not looking good Whats next!?