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Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 01-14-2012 at 11:21 PM
Back in the game after a bit of a layoff due to a move. 3 gallon partial mash, centennial IIPA.
Posted in thread: Using hop bags. on 07-25-2010 at 10:38 PM
I have been thinking about experimenting w/ a hop bag lately wondering if it could be better
than my usual technique. Currently I use a funnel w/ a strainer insert when transferring to
primary and end...
Posted in thread: When to pick? on 07-22-2010 at 01:44 AM
Nice thread as I have the same question. I've got 3 first year plants (Cascade, Magnum,
Chinook) and all but the Cascade put out single burrs quite awhile ago and they seem to be full
size now but not...
Posted in thread: Beer in the morning? on 07-07-2010 at 02:00 AM
Vacation days usually start w/ a spicy bloody mary while cooking breakfast and my bloody mary
recipe includes an IPA back. That reminds me....I need a vacation.
Posted in thread: Concert IPA on 07-04-2010 at 09:42 PM
I'm definitely a hop head so 98 sounds pretty good IMO. I ran this through beer tools and came
up w/ similar numbers so this seems like the route to go. Thanks for the input. Being a live
Posted in thread: Concert IPA on 07-04-2010 at 06:33 AM
Headed to a concert in about 6 weeks and I need to brew some show beer. I like to keep things
simple and this is the recipe draft. Any thoughts? 1 lbs. American Caramel 40°L (30 minute
steep)8 lbs. Dr...
Posted in thread: leaf necrosis? on 06-29-2010 at 03:57 AM
I've got the same thing going on my lower leaves. Mine are first year plants and have quite a
few flowers ranging from early stage burrs to fully formed whole hops. Rest of the plant looks
great w/ ne...
Posted in thread: Difference between shoot and low runner on 06-25-2010 at 01:05 AM
Thanks for the information guys.
Posted in thread: Difference between shoot and low runner on 06-24-2010 at 12:29 AM
My first year hops are doing really well. The Magnum and Chinook are 12+ feet tall and putting
off cones for couple weeks now. Cascades are not so hot but seem to have taken off lately.My
question is ...
Posted in thread: Lights Out IPA on 05-22-2010 at 05:03 AM
So I began a West Coast Style IPA recipe earlier tonight and about 15 minutes into the boil a
storm knocked my power out. Luckily I had a friend across town who still had power and we