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Posted in thread: How much Lemon in Secondary for Hefeweizen? on 02-24-2013 at 02:35 PM
If it were me merely experimenting on my own, I wouldn't put much more than a few individual
lemons, maybe 3. The one thing I have heard is that even though lemons have a very large amount
of sugar, l...
Posted in thread: Strawberry Hefeweizen on 02-17-2013 at 07:02 PM
I've kind of thought that Belma would work great alongside citra, I want to dovsomething
hopbursted, especially since belma is so inexpensive right now.The thing I would wonder about
is trying to get ...
Posted in thread: Strawberry Hefeweizen on 02-16-2013 at 03:17 PM
Hmm, very interesting. Eventually I want to do a Belma IPA or a pale ale.Would adding a puree
at bottling time make it overcarbonated perhaps? Though hefeweizen is usually a lot more
Posted in thread: Strawberry Hefeweizen on 02-16-2013 at 12:32 PM
So while at my local grocers yesterday, we saw that strawberries were on a really deep discount
right now. This morning my wife suggests I plop some into my hef I have that's finishing up its
Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 02-11-2013 at 02:34 PM
My beer pipeline looks like this right now:Primary 1: bavarian hefeweizen kit.Primary 2:
airSecondary 1: arrogant bastard clone kit.Bottle conditioning: smooth and spicy rye IBA.
Posted in thread: Tax refund brewery expansions! on 02-08-2013 at 04:27 PM
I'm buying a new magnet for my stir plate --- some refunds are smaller than others!ButchV12I
was pretty close to getting a stir plate and an oxygenation kit, but I really didn't need it as
much as wha...
Posted in thread: Tax refund brewery expansions! on 02-03-2013 at 12:56 PM
It sure is nice of you all to have extra taken out of your paycheck as an interest free loan to
the government so you can get it back to buy something. I'd rather save that in my own account
and buy t...
Posted in thread: Tax refund brewery expansions! on 02-02-2013 at 12:22 PM
Well here we are at February 2nd, and taxes are starting to slowly drop into peoples accounts
or get sent to mailboxes near you, so what are your plans to expand your home brewing
operation?With my de...
Posted in thread: Is it bad to check beer often? on 01-25-2013 at 08:52 PM
Well opening it up does increase the chance of an infection, and if the beer has mostly
finished fermenting, can cause oxidation related off flavors. A good rule of thumb is after
Posted in thread: Smooth and spicy India Black Ale on 01-21-2013 at 12:41 AM
Well, it's all done, pitched my starter around 5 pm. I decided on summit for bittering and
simcoe and Amarillo for the flavor and aroma additions.The wort taste better than any I've
tried before, like...