Last Activity:08-21-2014 9:10 PM
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Posted in thread: 3711 a "Boring" yeast??? on 08-21-2014 at 07:36 PM
3711 is a nice yeast. I have always loved the flavor of it....That is until I split a 5 gallon
batch of my "super saison" (Bier de Garde) and did a head to head comparison--1/2 3711, 1/2
ECY03. WOW! t...
Posted in thread: West Coast Saisons on 08-18-2014 at 07:50 PM
I have tried the Danstar Belle Saison in batch # 3 and in the latest batch #5. I find it to be
nearly identical to 3711. Yeah when I used the crystal 80 I didn't want to go overboard with
it. I think ...
Posted in thread: West Coast Saisons on 08-18-2014 at 01:45 PM
First, I have to say I am an IPA junkie, and I too got a little burned out on them. Freezer
full of big American hops like you...same story....My favorite saison is one that I have brewed
5 times. Fir...
Posted in thread: Kishi Bashi--East Coast Tour--GO! on 08-17-2014 at 12:16 PM
Ok everyone,Have to tell you about a great act you need to check out in a city near you.Kishi
Bashi, a violin virtuoso that uses delay pedals to layer sounds in breathtaking ways, is on
tour. Saw him ...
Posted in thread: wild yeast - name that pellicle on 08-15-2014 at 10:36 PM
Look like high stratus clouds clouds than brett....but then again, puffy clouds can be very
Posted in thread: Far too long, IIPA time. on 08-14-2014 at 08:27 PM
Looks pretty good to me. I would use something like Magnum or Warrior to bitter and save that
extra ounce of Galaxy for flameout/dryhop. But thats just me....otherwise, should be a tasty
Posted in thread: ECY34 "Dirty Dozen"--now what? on 08-12-2014 at 05:48 PM
I cracked it open and brett primed a couple of batches I bottled last weekend. Saving the rest
for an upcoming batch. Initial impression on the Dirty Dozen is its definitely showing the
Posted in thread: Why not Bleach for Bottle Cleaning on 08-08-2014 at 08:54 PM
I use to rinse and only use star san.....then had some infections in a few bottles.....after
that....here is what I do....If no visible gunk....bleach solution soak, rinse, dry. Then Star
Posted in thread: ECY34 "Dirty Dozen"--now what? on 08-08-2014 at 08:01 PM
So I stopped by Princeton Homebrew today and Joe was loaded with ECY34; AKA "Dirty Dozen."
Pretty much every Brett in the ECY catalog in one vial...I just did my brett trails, but this
vial may deserv...
Posted in thread: Trouble getting sour dregs or ECY bugfarm on 08-07-2014 at 10:44 AM
When it gets a little cooler out, I wouldn't mind shipping you some ECY--Gotta, figure out how
to get it to you. I have a slurry from last years BugFarm (that is still impressing me) as well
as a fres...