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Posted in thread: Kolsch Critique on 01-28-2016 at 12:09 PM
You can use citra if you only use it for bittering. Kolsch is not that hoppy and doesn't have
any hop flavour or aroma.Just do it. Who cares if it's not traditional.
Posted in thread: Black IPA recomendations on 01-26-2016 at 12:15 PM
You only need three malts to make a great black IPA2-row pale maltCarafaCarafa Special III malt
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 01-25-2016 at 02:00 AM
Aaaaarg, you beat me to. I found the Vermont Brewpub spreadsheet a few weeks ago. I entered the
Alchemist water profile in the spreadsheet and the desired profile and the calculated salt
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 01-22-2016 at 02:37 AM
The oft-quoted 750ppm hardness figure is for the final beer. This has been lab tested. You
would far exceed the solubility limit for CaSO4 if you tried to hit 750ppm hardness in the
mashThe quoted 750...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 01-20-2016 at 11:43 PM
On a side note, make sure you guys know your water profiles for the particular season/year you
are brewing. I live in Northeast NJ and I only brew in the Winter. Last Winter was awful, which
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 01-20-2016 at 04:06 AM
I just noticed the temperature of 156 F on the right of this image, below carbonate. This image
was posted earlier in the thread to display the hardness.It seems that the hot liquor tank is
156 F befo...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 01-20-2016 at 04:05 AM
Turbinado Sugar?Yeah, not sure how that ended up in the recipes. Too damn expensive to use
commercially in a brew. Just use dextrose.
Posted in thread: Crabbie’s Original Alcoholic Ginger Beer Clone on 12-21-2015 at 11:48 AM
I made a near identical Crabbies Clone. 75% Ginger Ale 25% Jamican Ginger Beerand one ounce
Posted in thread: List of PJ Electrical Diagrams on 12-16-2015 at 02:47 AM
I didn't bother to put an E-stop on my panel. I didn't see the point since I already have an
off switch for the elements, and another for the main power.
Posted in thread: Heady Topper- Can you clone it? on 12-11-2015 at 02:20 AM
I just finished listening to an interview of the late Greg Noonan on basic brewing radio from
2006. He mentioned that without the high hardness to support the bitterness and high dry
hopping, the hops...