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Posted in thread: Feedback requested: IIPA Recipe on 08-27-2015 at 03:23 PM
Using any Crystal malts at over 5% of your grist will clash with the hops. My preference is to
drop the Crystal entirely in favor of something like Vienna. For my tastes, any DIPA over about
Posted in thread: Pumpkin in a Porter on 08-25-2015 at 09:27 PM
I've made my pumpkin porter a few times. Here's the recipe:10 pounds Maris Otter58 oz pure
canned pumpkin (2 of the 29oz cans)1 pound brown malt1 pound chocolate malt1 pound flaked
oats12 oz Crystal 6...
Posted in thread: Howzit Look? on 08-21-2015 at 07:45 PM
first thing that jumps out to me would be to take out the crystal or at least cut it by a lot.
Crystal doesnt tend to do well in IPAs. It clashes with the hops that you are trying to
showcase. If you ...
Posted in thread: The 2014 NHC First Round - Results/Speculation Thread on 04-17-2014 at 03:43 PM
Got my score sheet from Austin. My robust porter got a 38.5, which I'm happy with. It advanced
to a mini-BOS, but didn't end up placing. Nice feedback from the judges and I'm pleased
considering this ...
Posted in thread: Citra Slam I(I?)PA on 02-28-2014 at 08:05 PM
I wouldn't oak a Citra IPA, but that's just me. Citra is my favorite hop though, so anything
that takes away from that just doesn't work for me.
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 12-11-2012 at 08:50 PM
And my latest, a pecan winter
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 12-11-2012 at 08:47 PM
My peanut butter chocolate stout
Posted in thread: Keezer/Kegerator Build: The Whole Story (w/ PICS) on 12-11-2012 at 08:37 PM
That chalkboard paint idea is great!
Posted in thread: Brewery names--what's your story? on 12-11-2012 at 07:38 PM
I'm a runner and I brew beer. Who else brews beer? Monks. Thus, Running Monk Brewing Co was