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Posted in thread: Are You a Fan of Fuggle Hops? on 01-01-2009 at 05:08 PM
Yeah, fuggles for when I am feeling fuggly, which is anytime I want an English style, which is
just about any time I want beer.
Posted in thread: Ok.. Where are the New Years BREWCASTS!! on 01-01-2009 at 04:42 PM
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Posted in thread: Happy New Year!!! Any Brewing on the 1st? on 01-01-2009 at 03:50 PM
Almost finished with the mash for my first AG pale ale. Not sure how the recipe will turn out
because I suspect the LHBS mis-measured my grain bill. Oh well, it smells good-- I bet it will
turn out yu...
Posted in thread: Drink More Mild! on 12-30-2008 at 09:45 PM
Also, I forgot to mention, I'm out of fuggles. I have simcoe, cascade, kent goldings and perle.
So, which is a good substitute?If you're adding any late, I would go with the Kent Goldings.
Posted in thread: My 2nd All-Grain / Massive Efficiency Increase! on 09-27-2008 at 04:49 AM
Gravity and grain weight were spot on, as were my infusion volumes. I did not precisely measure
my volume collected but I did the calculation assuming 6 gallons collected-- my boil kettle is
not yet g...
Posted in thread: My 2nd All-Grain / Massive Efficiency Increase! on 09-26-2008 at 03:45 AM
Last Sunday I finally had a chance to do a 2nd all-grain recipe and I was majorly surprised by
the leap in efficiency I had! I did Jamil's Beamish-Style Dry Stout recipe from the September
issue of Br...
Posted in thread: sour beer ): on 06-19-2008 at 03:37 PM
When you racked to secondary, did you start the siphon with your mouth? If so, there could be
lactic bacteria contamination. Generally though with that kind of infection you will see some
kind of grow...
Posted in thread: Yeast Temps??? on 06-11-2008 at 10:53 PM
I have not used the White Labs Wit Yeast but I have used a couple of the other White Labs
Belgians which recommended temps in the higher range.I did a wit with the WLP550 Belgian Ale
Yeast with an opt...
Posted in thread: brewed a trippel today! on 06-04-2008 at 03:53 AM
Because I don't have adequate temp control yet I have been focusing on Belgians styles for the
higher temp yeast tolerance. Good thing I like Belgians :)1 1/2 weeks ago I did my first AG. I
Posted in thread: brewed a trippel today! on 06-03-2008 at 09:02 PM
but hey! it's belgian...who cares ;)+1 to that.