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Posted in thread: Let's talk about blending wine on 11-06-2016 at 09:45 PM
No this was my first foray in a beer wine hybrid.
Posted in thread: Let's talk about blending wine on 11-06-2016 at 07:20 PM
No pic yet butColor: deep red/purple. Brilliant claritySmell: tropical fruit from hops slight
alcohol.Mouth feel: medium to low body.Taste: initially slight acidity followed by tropical
fruit hops. Fi...
Posted in thread: Let's talk about blending wine on 11-02-2016 at 01:23 PM
I brewed a low gravity IPA and overhopped it with the intention of adding Cabernet grape must
to the beer.In summary, the base beer was a 5.5% IPA with about 9 oz of hops in the boil for a
5 gallon ba...
Posted in thread: RIMS Sparge on 03-14-2016 at 01:41 AM
Existing. It may just be a situation where I either buy a 120v rims rocket, buy a 120v HLT or
buy both as 240 and balance it. The switching circuit sounds interesting, I'll do some more
research on th...
Posted in thread: RIMS Sparge on 03-14-2016 at 01:14 AM
I'm running a 30A, 240V circuit in the garage for the system. If I'm able to run the 240v RIMS
rocket and a boil coil simultaneously, that makes it easy. Anyone tried it? If so, I'll just
buy a boil c...
Posted in thread: RIMS Sparge on 03-13-2016 at 08:58 PM
Haven't posted here in a while, but I'm building a new house and get to build an electric
brewery out in the garage!Currently what I'm looking at is using a 3 kettle system with
blichmann g2's, with t...
Posted in thread: oxygenate and repitch, or just repitch on 09-18-2015 at 10:49 PM
To pugs point, I thought the samples tasted great!
Posted in thread: oxygenate and repitch, or just repitch on 09-18-2015 at 10:29 PM
So admittedly, I'm not so much a beginner as I think I've been doing this for over a decade,
but I definitely need some help with this one.So, typically when I brew, I don't drink.
However, this last ...
Posted in thread: What I Learned From My 1st Brew on 03-07-2015 at 03:47 AM
Two weeks isn't bad for primary, I do that all the time. Three weeks at 70 should do well for
carbonation. RO or Distilled water is best for extract brewing. Keep at it, like anything it
Posted in thread: How to make a gold ale on 12-25-2014 at 05:00 PM
Remove or reduce the honey malt (this is giving you a majority of your color at 25L), and save
1/2 of your LME for the last 15 minutes of boil. This should lighten up the color pretty
good.As an aside...