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Posted in thread: Jake-O-Lantern Imperial Pumpkin Ale on 09-24-2010 at 03:38 AM
Yeah they have it on the shelves here now too. Hopefully I'll get better results with the fresh
pumpkin, but I would be suprised if it makes much of a difference.
Posted in thread: Jake-O-Lantern Imperial Pumpkin Ale on 09-23-2010 at 04:22 AM
One other thing.. I couldn't find any canned pumpkin anywhere. So I ended up using fresh pie
pumpkins after baking them in an oven for an hour.
Posted in thread: Jake-O-Lantern Imperial Pumpkin Ale on 09-23-2010 at 04:19 AM
It is in secondary right now, but just from the sample I had when trasnfering I would
definately bump up the spice.. Other than that it tasted good, Finished at 1.010, so my abv is
up around 8.5%... I...
Posted in thread: Jake-O-Lantern Imperial Pumpkin Ale on 08-29-2010 at 04:09 AM
Bump!! Anyone ever try this? heating up the water to brew this right now.
Posted in thread: Looking for a good Imperial Pumpkin Recipe on 08-18-2010 at 05:35 PM
I actually saw this thread, but didn't see many comments on how it turned out. But it may be
what I end up going with. Gotta start somewheres.Me and my friend Jeff plan on doing two ten
Posted in thread: Looking for a good Imperial Pumpkin Recipe on 08-18-2010 at 04:01 PM
Anyone have an Imperial Pumpkin recipe they could recommend? Was thinking of just adding
additional Malt, hops, and spice to a recipe I did last year, but figured I'd ask here first.
Searching the int...
Posted in thread: Night Brewing. Worth risking bugs? on 08-17-2010 at 06:28 PM
Never had a problem with brewing at nght, but wasn't that worried about bugs in my beer. I
figure they will settle out in primary :-)
Posted in thread: Rasberry wheat changed to Blackberry wheat on 08-17-2010 at 06:24 PM
I would say it has a bit of a kick, but I am definately used to drinking higher gravity brews,
so this one is a sipper for me. I do think a bit more hops would of benefited this beer, and
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping on 08-07-2010 at 04:37 AM
I have done a 2 hearted clone both ways and used the same amount of hops both times. I
personally did not notice a difference. YMMV
Posted in thread: Dry Hopping on 08-05-2010 at 04:01 PM
I just cooled it for one day. Although I will say it went straight into the keg and I force
carbed it. Bottling might be a bit trickier? Not sure if you should racki it into your bottling
bucket, and ...