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Posted in thread: Imperial peanut butter cup brown ale on 06-06-2015 at 01:30 AM
It turned out pretty much as I expected, the only thing that is a bit more abrasive to me taste
wise is that I would reduce the amount of cocoa added at 7 days, maybe from 2 oz down to 1,
it's very he...
Posted in thread: Imperial peanut butter cup brown ale on 05-08-2015 at 03:21 AM
Update: Alright, it's in bottles now. FG 1.032 - assuming the .07 variance from beersmith's
calculated FG in at least some part due to the peanut butter and cocoa powder added after
Posted in thread: Such a peculiar off-flavor. Need help. on 05-04-2015 at 10:43 PM
my first thought was clostridium botulinum bacteria... but that would cause some serious
sickness...yeah, the OP probably would've tossed the batch after the second bottle made him
sick if the first d...
Posted in thread: Anyone ever brewed with pine needles? on 05-04-2015 at 02:45 AM
Hi all, excited that summer is here and looking to make a few brews before school starts back
up. I ran across a cool thread about simple syrup made with pine needles, and I was thinking
about trying ...
Posted in thread: Such a peculiar off-flavor. Need help. on 05-04-2015 at 02:32 AM
Any details? Where do you store your fermenter, what yeast strains, what do you use to
sanitize, did you have any additions (dry hop, adjuncts into primary/secondary) etc? Doesn't
sound like it would ...
Posted in thread: Imperial peanut butter cup brown ale on 05-02-2015 at 08:35 PM
Just added the last of the PB2, same method as with the cocoa powder/PB2 before. Haven't taken
a gravity reading just yet but will soon and will keep updates as they happen.
Posted in thread: Imperial peanut butter cup brown ale on 04-29-2015 at 05:27 PM
UPDATE: Exams got in the way and threw my schedule off a bit, but here's what's going on with
the brew. Just added my slurry of PB2 and baking powder, but I changed the measurements from
what I had in...
Posted in thread: Is my homebrew overcarbed? on 04-25-2015 at 11:30 PM
As to the oversweetness you describe, do you know what your final gravity was? If you had
excessive residual sugar and then added more at bottling, that would explain your "too-sweet,
Posted in thread: Is my homebrew overcarbed? on 04-25-2015 at 11:29 PM
You will KNOW when it's overcarbed. Depending on the style, you may or may not have overcarbed
it, but I had one batch that I called volcano ale because they did the whole coke and mentos
thing as soo...
Posted in thread: Best southern brews? on 04-25-2015 at 02:25 PM
While in Jackson, hit the Lucky Town Brewery, good folks there, and don't miss the Bulldog
craft beer bar. In Hattiesburg, Southern Prohibition Brewery has tours on Friday from 4 to 6pm.
Worth the tri...