Last Activity:09-29-2010 6:14 PM
Posted in thread: Question on my finished product... on 09-27-2010 at 10:02 PM
Hey all. I have my houblonmonstre triple IPA bottled on the 17th this month. They have been
bottle conditioning since then in my closet at 70-72 degrees. I put a couple in the fridge the
other day to ...
Posted in thread: Houblon Monstre Triple IPA... on 09-22-2010 at 10:38 PM
Thanks for the insights everyone. I put one of these in the fridge an hour or so ago and just
got done drinking my first ever homebrew! I am happy with the rsults. It has not really carbed
up yet and ...
Posted in thread: Houblon Monstre Triple IPA... on 09-20-2010 at 09:11 PM
Just an update... I bottled this batch a couple days ago. The gravity had been stable and the
taste was good, so I went ahead and made up a priming solution of 16oz water and a little under
2/3 cup ta...
Posted in thread: Houblon Monstre Triple IPA... on 09-14-2010 at 11:07 PM
hey folks! I took a sample of this beer to test the gravity and taste this evening.The gravity
was down to 1.010 if I am reading the hydrometer correctly. It shows a PABV of about 1.5%.The
flavor is v...
Posted in thread: Houblon Monstre Triple IPA... on 09-14-2010 at 04:50 PM
I have a 5 gallon batch of this which has completed ferment. I started it on the first day of
this month and it fermented out within the first week. I haven't done a secondary--it has
stayed in the pr...
Posted in thread: Quick question... on 09-06-2010 at 04:08 AM
Holy sh*t Cat!! I know where I'll be getting my primaries from now on. Gracious sakes alive...
Thanks for that info... I'll just go buy a few more of them and increase my brewing operation
across the ...
Posted in thread: Quick question... on 09-05-2010 at 08:56 PM
Thanks for the replies! I do have a bottling bucket with a spout down towards the bottom.
Actually that is what I am using as my primary... It's one of those tuff-tanks with a valve
near the bottom. I...
Posted in thread: Quick question... on 09-05-2010 at 07:01 PM
Hey Folks,Just a quick question for ya... I have my NB Houblonmonstre Triple IPA in primary
right now... It has been there since 9-1 and the airlock was rockin and rollin up until a day
or two ago. It...
Posted in thread: What a surprise... on 09-03-2010 at 01:17 AM
That seems like the most likely time to me too portalgod. It caught me completely off guard.
Posted in thread: What a surprise... on 09-02-2010 at 08:01 PM
Thanks for the replies! I feel much better about it now.Also, thanks for the heads up on the
Firmcap Cat... I'll try to pick some up next time I'm at the brew store.Mike