Last Activity:04-06-2014 10:23 PM
Posted in thread: Advice on Sweet Orange Peel in Tripel on 04-01-2014 at 02:20 AM
I will try not to touch it for another month and then see if the overwhelming orange goes away.
It is so hard when you make a good beer but want to age it.
Posted in thread: Advice on Sweet Orange Peel in Tripel on 03-30-2014 at 11:28 PM
Hey everyone,I brewed a Belgian Tripel and before I bottled I added sweet orange peel,
coriander, and paradise seeds for 1 week.It has been bottling for a week now, just cracked one
open and I think i...
Posted in thread: Help: dish soap in beer on 03-30-2014 at 11:19 PM
I just put the blonde ale in the keg after 1 week of dry hopping with 4 oz. hops (2 cascade, 2
goldings). There is a faint bite to it due to the soap, but after carbing for a week in the keg
I hope it...
Posted in thread: Winter Ale Recipe on 03-30-2014 at 11:16 PM
Thanks--I chose 1.5 lbs. honey and 1 lbs. DME and used two packets of yeast. FG was 1.09 :)
Posted in thread: Adding dried fruit to secondary. Do I need to worry about sulfates? on 03-27-2014 at 05:35 AM
Did you ever figure out a solution to your question? I have a similar question regarding dried
blueberries for a blueberry ale. BTW--I'm in Stow, right around the corner from you.
Posted in thread: Winter Ale Recipe on 03-27-2014 at 05:06 AM
Hey everyone,I'm going to brew my winter ale this weekend and need some advice for my recipe. I
bought the Winter Warmer kit from Northern Brewer but want to up the gravity on it for more
Posted in thread: Help: dish soap in beer on 03-25-2014 at 10:40 PM
So hops just "cover up" any soap flavor? Will the acid in the hops help break down the soap at
all? There has to be some chemical or powder that is safe for beer but kills off the active
Posted in thread: Help: dish soap in beer on 03-11-2014 at 03:13 PM
The original boil used 1 oz. Cascade and 1 oz. US Goldings. I don't think either of those would
give off a soapy flavor.I've been brewing for over 5 years and have never had this issue with
Posted in thread: Help: dish soap in beer on 03-10-2014 at 02:19 AM
What type is an "in your face" hop?
Posted in thread: Help: dish soap in beer on 03-09-2014 at 10:28 PM
Will the taste of dish soap ever go away with aging? 6 months? A year? 5 years?