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Posted in thread: Achieving a silky/pillowy/creamy mouthfeel (a la Hill Farmstead)? on 10-14-2015 at 05:14 AM
boiling and lime (best) works, I think they are a PITA. I would just cut 3:1 (distilled:tap)
with distilled or even just build from 100% distilled > KISS. You need to be under 120ppm HCO3
to keep fl...
Posted in thread: Achieving a silky/pillowy/creamy mouthfeel (a la Hill Farmstead)? on 10-09-2015 at 06:28 AM
Sadly my last IPA was soured by the phosporic acid. (~350 hco3, 5.2 mash ph) It needed too much
acid, the mash water tasted like lemons. (I also added that much acid to the sparge water, my
Posted in thread: How to make AMAZING IPA on 10-05-2015 at 05:22 AM
Sounds like a great beer!
Posted in thread: How to make AMAZING IPA on 10-03-2015 at 05:24 AM
The first time i got the bitterness right in an IPA:- ditched tap water, used store bought
bottled water- water was fairly soft, added CaCl2 for more chloride (overall was something like
100ppm Ca, 10...
Posted in thread: Would you pitch this into wort? on 10-01-2015 at 06:01 PM
you dont want to pour half a bottle of Orval. it will just oxidize your beer and stuff. To add
dregs you pour 90% of the beer carefully into a glass. Dont tip it past horizontal. Keep the
last bit, sw...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 10-01-2015 at 05:23 PM
Sorry for the OT, but what Hill Farmstead thread are you referring to? I've searched the forums
to no avail.one of my favourite threads on IPAs: other one is this: threads were game
changers for me
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 09-30-2015 at 06:35 PM
I went with this
here:https://www.reddit.com/r/Homebrewing/comments/2jftip/heady_topper_clone/Read through that
thread. The guy did his research and summarized what essentially is a good water profile...
Posted in thread: To keg or not to keg?? on 09-30-2015 at 06:21 PM
You can drink it at 3 weeks, sure. It might get better with age, but that's entirely up to
you.Could i age it in the primary?Where'd you find your self the cat poop coffee? Your question
is a little o...
Posted in thread: To keg or not to keg?? on 09-30-2015 at 06:07 PM
So i don't really want to bottle anything anymore. Nowadays i am thinking about brewing a
Mikkeller Beer Geek Breakfast clone which is a ~7.5% ABV stout with added brewed coffee around
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 09-30-2015 at 06:03 PM
if you use some super high alpha known-to-be-smooth bittering hops like warrior, you won't
taste anything. Especially with the ungodly amount of hops that a lot of these recipes
haveThats cool, they d...