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Posted in thread: Best SMaSH recipe you've made??? on 12-12-2012 at 10:39 PM
Vienna and Simcoe is pretty tasty. Done that twice now, and I'm craving it again.
Posted in thread: First time Apple Cider------ 9.825 ABV on 12-04-2012 at 11:21 PM
I guess I should have posted my recipe. I didn't use wine yeast for mine, I used California Ale
yeast. I know, its not really normal to do that with cider, but I did it because of the way I
Posted in thread: First time Apple Cider------ 9.825 ABV on 12-03-2012 at 11:54 PM
Milkdud, sorry if I am high jacking your thread, but I like ciders and I am trying to learn a
little.Yooper, are you saying that stopping a ferment with something like camdem (spelling)
tablets is a b...
Posted in thread: First time Apple Cider------ 9.825 ABV on 12-03-2012 at 11:38 PM
Well I guess it wouldn't really be vinegar, but I fermented one too long once, and it tasted
really, really bad. Maybe not vinegar, but close enough for me to dump it out. Now granted,
this was years ...
Posted in thread: First time Apple Cider------ 9.825 ABV on 12-03-2012 at 11:10 PM
I think 9.8 is a little high on alcohol for the style, if you are brewing to the style.
Otherwise just think about it like this, 9.8 = less to get you drunk. :tank:I would get it
bottled or kegged if ...
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Haus Pale Ale on 12-03-2012 at 10:54 PM
Made two 5 gallon batches of this over the weekend. First one exactly how the recipe is put
together for all grain. But the second one I used some simcoe hops that I had left over from
another brew. I...
Posted in thread: Complete kegging kit! Willing to ship on 10-01-2012 at 01:12 AM
Would you be willing to meet northeast of Raleigh next weekend? I will bring cash, and toss you
a little extra for gas.
Posted in thread: Very Low Efficiency on 09-26-2012 at 02:06 AM
My efficiency was pretty bad when I first started too, not sure how bad, as I never did all the
math. I just know that I wasn't hitting my OG marks at all. So I switched to only doing batch
Posted in thread: Another starter question?? on 09-09-2012 at 03:46 PM
Thanks, fellas. I am pretty new at all of this. I have never made a starter. This is also the
first time I have ever harvested yeast to keep. I am going to LHBS again today to buy my stuff
to brew. I ...
Posted in thread: Another starter question?? on 09-09-2012 at 03:27 PM
Normally I would just wait and do it with DME, but it was late, the yeast was freshly
harvested, and I wanted to use it with in 24hrs. So I figured any type of sugar content would
be enough to kick st...