Last Activity:10-24-2014 11:28 AM
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Posted in thread: Looking for help/advice for easy drinking Palr Ale on 03-28-2014 at 01:23 PM
What about consolidating your hop additions, instead of removing them? I've had good luck doing
an ounce of each at 10 and flameout. I don't personally think it's too many hops but I agree
with you ab...
Posted in thread: Intense fermentation on 03-04-2014 at 01:48 AM
I had a similar experience with wyeast 3711 French saison last spring. It was ridiculous.
Fermentation and off-gassing was visible in the bubbler for like 9 or 10 days, in that
consistent way you desc...
Posted in thread: WLP570 Golden Strong on 03-04-2014 at 01:42 AM
Yeast does a lot of work after it reaches FG in the fermenter. It will clean up after itself,
re-consuming acetaldehyde and DMS and a lot of the other nasties that contribute to off flavors
in beer. A...
Posted in thread: Making my first All Grain recipe - Mosaic APA on 02-28-2014 at 03:57 AM
IMHO, mosaic renders on the sweeter side of the hop spectrum, so if it were me I would lean on
the hops to cover some of the sweetness currently present in your malt bill. I think you'll
still get ple...
Posted in thread: Squeezing the grain bag? on 12-10-2013 at 06:13 AM
Most of the time I use a rack out of my oven set over the bucket. Works just fine. A cooling
rack for cookies is even better.
Posted in thread: Comet Pale Ale on 12-04-2013 at 06:22 PM
Thanks for this! I picked up 4 oz of comet on sale at Farmhouse and was wondering what to do
with it. Appreciate the review!
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 10-14-2013 at 02:45 PM
I made a hop spider!
Posted in thread: 19th century recipes, techniques on 09-20-2013 at 03:49 PM
this guy totally rules.
Posted in thread: What's in your fermenter(s)? on 09-13-2013 at 02:25 PM
I have what is turning into my house APA base recipe with late and dry hop additions of AU
Topaz which i've never tried before.I also worked on an autumn ale recipe with Simcoe and
Stella hops, high m...
Posted in thread: Are there any hops you actually dislike? on 01-24-2013 at 05:36 PM
I feel like there's a really hip trend lately to use Nelson Sauvin and Citra as the primary
hops in craft IPAs lately (lagunitas daytime comes to mind), and I think they both lend a real