Last Activity:11-29-2015 3:00 AM
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Posted in thread: OG - Here's a new one for me. Where's the malt? on 11-29-2015 at 12:26 AM
Been brewing for 3 years, always extract or partial mash.Tonight I did a partial mash. I call
it an XIPA, not quite a IIPA, but a strong IPA.I did the usual, steeped 1.5lbs of specialty
grains, boil 2...
Posted in thread: Under carbed on 11-14-2015 at 01:01 AM
You should have plenty of sugar already in there. Can you try a warmer location?I suppose I
could put it in the garage. It's been getting up to about 85 degrees. however last time this
happened it nev...
Posted in thread: Under carbed on 11-13-2015 at 09:39 PM
No nuts.It's a normal 5G batch.I use the same sugar as I do for everything I ever brewed, about
3/4 cup.I did 2 weeks at 60F.2 weeks room temp 74 in secondary.2 weeks room temp in
Posted in thread: Under carbed on 11-13-2015 at 09:10 PM
My Deez Nuts Brown Ale is under carbed. I let it set another week, no change.If I pour it
quickly, I will get a soapy head for a minute, but it fizzles away quickly and looks like maple
syrup and tast...
Posted in thread: cannonball on 10-09-2015 at 04:00 PM
Can someone post the diameter and height of the cannonball 1.75G kettle? Thanks.
Posted in thread: nylon hop bag on 09-06-2015 at 04:11 PM
For dry hopping, so not boiled.What's the best way to sterilize?
Posted in thread: Maximizing Ferm Chamber on 08-27-2015 at 02:27 PM
Is it ok to let the beer ferment for 1 week at an ideal temperature, then move it to room temp
for the rest of the process simply so I have the ferm chamber ready for a new brew 1 week after
Posted in thread: Maris Otter on 08-14-2015 at 02:06 AM
Since it was only 15 min boil, I didnt add at flameout. I have been doing nice light extracts
for years, this one is DARK. Prob will not use maris ever again.
Posted in thread: Maris Otter on 08-13-2015 at 10:55 PM
I just tried an experiment brew. Used Muntons Maris Otter Light, and only did a 15 minute
boil.I am extremely surprised at the color. Dark. Between a red and a brown ale. I completely
expected a light...
Posted in thread: 15 minute test sludge on 06-29-2015 at 11:28 AM
I strained out the gunk. Oops.