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Posted in thread: How long is the picking window? on 08-29-2014 at 01:49 PM
Thanks for the input guys. The cascades are juuuuuust starting to brown and smell pretty decent
to me. The sterling actually FEEL more "papery" to me. But they're a still really light green
Posted in thread: Schill Dark Munich on 08-26-2014 at 08:43 PM
If you look at the specs on Northern Brewer, it looks like you can use it up to 100%. It's
listed as a base malt. I'd say go for it.
Posted in thread: How long is the picking window? on 08-26-2014 at 06:51 PM
Yes, depends, but in good conditions (the plants have enough water, etc), you'll have about a
week of prime ripeness before the decline will start.ok thanks and just to confirm - they are
starting to ...
Posted in thread: How long is the picking window? on 08-26-2014 at 11:57 AM
Ok, so this is my first year growing hops, and I didn't necessarily EXPECT to get any kind of
crop right away, but thankfully, I did. They're not quite ready to pick yet, I don't think. But
I believe ...
Posted in thread: Humphrey's seedling on 08-22-2014 at 07:28 PM
I know it's too late in the year now, but does anybody know where I might be able to get my
hands on some Humphrey's Seedling rhizomes for next year? The reason why I want that specific
variety is kin...
Posted in thread: Bottles breaking on 05-06-2014 at 01:48 PM
So I'm wondering, Is there a way to look at the bottle before you open it to see if it's going
to crack. I've been home brewing for a while and never had this happen to me until recently and
now it's ...
Posted in thread: How long for gelatin to work? on 07-08-2013 at 05:53 PM
Posted in thread: How long for gelatin to work? on 07-08-2013 at 05:42 PM
Should you add in a "secondary" and then rack to a keg once it clears, or just add it in the
Posted in thread: First Wort Hopping and Skimming on 02-16-2013 at 01:51 PM
Thanks for all of the input guys. I'm definitely not trying to convert anybody to doing things
one way or another, just contemplating my next beer and thinking "out loud" about possible
issues etc. I ...
Posted in thread: First Wort Hopping and Skimming on 02-15-2013 at 10:16 AM
I'm actually not familiar with skimming anything off during the boil. What purpose does this
serve??So the foam and stuff that rises to the top as the wort come to a boil is mostly protein
and other j...