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Posted in thread: Saison 2 tastes like hefe? on 03-09-2013 at 07:10 PM
Wow! Thank you so much for that. I read that on the site, but I still thought I would get that
funk in addition to the fruitness. I had no clue brett was involved. now, I know :) I will have
to try th...
Posted in thread: Saison 2 tastes like hefe? on 03-08-2013 at 03:20 PM
The funk flavors found in some saisons comes from Brettanomyces. I do not believe that either
saison blend contains any Brett, so this has to be added separately. This is because those
funky flavors a...
Posted in thread: so what's the worst part of brewing for you on 02-25-2013 at 05:51 PM
I was going to say cleaning up, but when I thought about it more the real answer is when a
batch runs out.
Posted in thread: Brewing my first Saison - tips please? on 01-07-2013 at 01:53 PM
My advice is keep it simple. Typically a Saison will have at least some portion of the grain
bill as wheat. It's not necessary though (I use rye in my Saison instead of wheat). 1.015 would
be a pretty...
Posted in thread: Got a march pump, where to best use it? on 12-28-2012 at 05:21 PM
My parents got me a March 809-PL-HS for Christmas, and I'm trying to figure out where to best
use it in my system. Currently I do all-grain with batch sparges. I'm thinking I could start
Posted in thread: Keg system balance with a Randall on 09-12-2012 at 09:22 PM
My wife decided this year for my birthday to get me a Randall. Previously I have balanced my
keg setup using the Draught Quality Manual guidelines, but now I'm not sure what to do when I
have this thi...
Posted in thread: Starter method to grow/store yeast on 07-23-2012 at 05:02 PM
That would work, but sounds needlessly complicated. I would probably just make one starter,
then follow normal yeast washing procedure when fermentation is complete to save some for
Posted in thread: Official Jolly Pumpkin Baudelaire IO Saison recipe on 04-25-2012 at 04:54 PM
A while ago I had a bottle of Jolly Pumpkin's Baudelaire IO saison. It's got rose petals & hips
as well as hibiscus in it, giving it a unique color and floral flavor and aroma. I really
enjoyed it so ...
Posted in thread: Made a cigar box stir plate on 04-25-2012 at 03:02 PM
At first I was wondering who just has potentiometers lying around, then I saw the Ernie Balls
in the background and knew. :mug:Looks nice, I may have to move mine into a cigar box sometime.
Posted in thread: If you could buy anything... on 04-25-2012 at 02:21 PM
I think you need to qualify this kind of question with a price range. If I had unlimited money?
A 10bbl brew house... A couple grand? HERMS. A few hundred, I'd seriously consider a kettle
upgrade for ...