Last Activity:04-09-2016 12:08 AM
Posted in thread: Foam question on 04-06-2016 at 03:20 PM
I just tried an oatmeal IPA I just brewed. I tried one bottle and split it between 2 glasses
for my girlfriend and I to try. It tasted great and had good carbonation. After I finished it
though. A lay...
Posted in thread: High final gravity on 03-31-2016 at 01:00 AM
I brewed the bear republic hop rod rye clone from Austin home brew. I did extract kit. The og
was supposed to be 1.072 and I got 1.078. I just transferred to secondary and dry hopped it
after 11 days....
Posted in thread: Blow off tube overflow on 03-22-2016 at 04:15 AM
YesIs this normal? Does it usually happen?
Posted in thread: Blow off tube overflow on 03-22-2016 at 04:06 AM
I brewed a rye IPA and I'm using a blow off tube for the first time. I have it in my primary
bucket with a hose going into a growler with a starsan mix. Checked it and the fermentation is
so violent t...
Posted in thread: Cherry wheat hop question on 03-20-2016 at 07:54 PM
I brewed a kit for a cherry wheat as one of my first brews. I did it with cherries in the
secondary and the recipe called for an ounce of tettnang at 60 and an ounce of hersbrucker at 2
minutes. I hav...
Posted in thread: Oatmeal IPA on 02-26-2016 at 03:38 PM
So there is a new local craft brewery near me called Sand City. They have an oatmeal IPA. I
really enjoyed it and wanted to do something similar. I asked the owner what hops they used and
I was going ...
Posted in thread: Raspberry hefeweizen on 07-01-2014 at 04:02 AM
I got the clone kit from austin homebrew for the harpoon ufo hefeweizen. I wanted to make it a
raspberry hefeweizen like harpoon also makes. I was going to add fresh rasp in the secondary.
I'm not rea...
Posted in thread: Summer ale with citris zest on 04-07-2014 at 03:58 PM
Using zest for your fruit flavor, I'm not sure why you're wanting to move it to a secondary,
especially after just a week. Simply leave it in the primary until it's time to
prime/bottle.I'm brewing it...
Posted in thread: Summer ale with citris zest on 04-05-2014 at 07:20 PM
I'd refrain from doing all three (orange, lemon and lime) in the same brew. You don't want the
flavors to be confusing or overpowering, but something that compliments the beer and makes it
Posted in thread: Summer ale with citris zest on 04-04-2014 at 11:26 PM
Don't do both the end of boil and secondary. You don't want it to be overpowering, especially
with a beer that is light in body and colour. Those kind of beers don't let you hide any
mistakes. Start s...