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Posted in thread: Adding Cardamom to Breakfast Stout at Bottling. on 09-03-2012 at 05:46 PM
After drinking some of this beer, would you do it again? or was this one and done?For me, a one
Posted in thread: Adding Cardamom to Breakfast Stout at Bottling. on 09-01-2012 at 12:25 AM
I ended up liking the ration that came out to be 1/2 pod per 12oz bottle. I broke open each of
the pods, and just roasted the inside parts for a few minutes over medium high heat. I then
ground it up,...
Posted in thread: Adding Chocolate and Coffee to the boil on 01-14-2012 at 10:46 PM
Just drank my first bottle from by Breakfast Stout clone 10 minutes ago:) I decided to brew the
coffee with a french press. I then melted the chocolate and cocoa nibs in a double boiler. I
Posted in thread: Adding Cardamom to Breakfast Stout at Bottling. on 01-07-2012 at 12:37 AM
I like your idea of Crushing the pods before using them. I hope to find the balance of coffee
and cardamom in this, but you're right, too much and it would just be overpowering. -I will let
you know h...
Posted in thread: Adding Cardamom to Breakfast Stout at Bottling. on 01-06-2012 at 09:24 PM
I brewed a Breakfast Stout clone (from BYO) 6 weeks ago (2 week in primary, 4 in secondary). I
am going to bottle this weekend, and I would like to add some Cardamom to part of the batch
Posted in thread: USPS opened my hops and trashed em.. on 12-31-2011 at 09:15 PM
I worked at UPS (not USPS) for 3 years, and it looks to me that the box got crushed and your
bag of hops got stuck in the conveyer belt (common this time of year due to the high volume of
boxes being ...
Posted in thread: cooling shrinkage on 12-29-2011 at 07:09 PM
I have not read the book, so I don't know the context.Could he be addressing topping off while
the wort is hot, only to find you would need to top off again when it cools?Or is it more of a
Posted in thread: Make your own waterless airlocks on 12-20-2011 at 05:05 PM
Great idea! -Awful pics:)
Posted in thread: Coffee in Primary? on 12-06-2011 at 07:06 PM
My biggest qualm with adding coffee grounds directly is that it will produce a cardboard/cat
piss off flavor (think of the smell of week old wet grounds in the office coffee pot). -I can't
even drink ...
Posted in thread: How old are you? (Poll) on 10-01-2011 at 12:38 AM
you also must consider the age of people who use the internet in general.