Last Activity:04-26-2013 1:48 AM
Posted in thread: Apples on 08-18-2013 at 02:44 AM
I'd go Gala- the sweetest of the bunch, though I don't think I've ever had Pink Lady. Granny
Smith are generally very bitter, so if that's what you use, I'd just make sure there's plenty
of balance. H...
Posted in thread: Bar build - Thanks All on 04-26-2013 at 12:41 AM
Wow! If MDDave means you're in Maryland, I may have found my new favorite bar! ;)But seriously,
it looks great! Can't wait to see the finished product.
Posted in thread: Need urgent help! on 04-24-2013 at 07:14 PM
Put your measuring utensil on a bathroom scale, note how much it weighs and then add sugar
until you reach one pound more. Go from there.
Posted in thread: Heavy Seas' Riptide yeast on 04-23-2013 at 02:27 PM
I'll definitely give it a shot! I'm out of DME, so when I next pick some up, I'll try it out
Posted in thread: Heavy Seas' Riptide yeast on 04-22-2013 at 06:38 PM
So I just tried Heavy Seas' Riptide White IPA this weekend, and it was great. I have one left
from the 6-pack and was wondering if I could save a bit to make a starter from it. However, I'm
not sure i...
Posted in thread: What does the term SMaSH mean? on 04-09-2013 at 05:47 PM
Nope. Crystal malts don't have any diastatic power. Mashing with only a crystal malt (or any
other grain with low/no diastatic power) would leave you without fermentable sugars in the
wort.If you're r...
Posted in thread: What does the term SMaSH mean? on 04-08-2013 at 04:00 AM
So this might be a stupid question (Would I be asking it here if it weren't?!?) but can you use
a grain that generally isn't a base grain. Like, say, Crystal 150 or something? I mean, I know
I could b...
Posted in thread: Brewing outdoors on 03-31-2013 at 02:53 PM
All of this sounds so appealing, I think I'll have to try a brew day out on the deck once
finals are over in May! :mug:
Posted in thread: Win a Deep Wood Brew Products Stainless Steel Growler & More!!!!! on 03-23-2013 at 06:34 PM
Done and done!
Posted in thread: Dry your own yeast? on 03-23-2013 at 05:10 PM
Anything ever come from this? I would have loved to see him come up with something!