Last Activity:11-19-2014 9:44 AM
Posted in thread: FG/Attenuation in American Barleywine on 11-16-2014 at 03:49 AM
We're on the same page with the attenuation. Curious to hear from more. What kind of yeast did
you use in that brew?
Posted in thread: FG/Attenuation in American Barleywine on 11-15-2014 at 08:14 PM
Curious to where people like target their American Barleywine FGs? Obviously a big part should
be depending on where the OG starts. I haven't done any barleywines in the past and brewed up
my first on...
Posted in thread: Blowoff on 10-31-2014 at 08:12 PM
The blowoff had stopped as of this morning, but fermentation was still going hard. The worst
part is loses of just over 1/2 gallon of beer. At the peak of fermentation (when the picture
was taken) the...
Posted in thread: Blowoff on 10-30-2014 at 11:26 PM
In the nearly sixty batches I've brewed I never have had blowoff like this. This is a 1.092
barleywine with 2 packs of rehydrated Nottingham fermenting in the upper 60s. Only downfall
loss of 1/3 of a...
Posted in thread: Founder's Breakfast Stout Clone on 10-27-2013 at 03:41 AM
Brewed up the BYO AG recipe on Sept. 13, 2013 with a couple modifications. Bottled on Oct. 11,
2013.Added chocolate with 2 min remaining in boil.Used 2.0 oz of cocoa nibs.Added 2.0oz of each
Posted in thread: Belgian Cara 8 vs. Crystal 10? on 07-05-2013 at 04:42 AM
It's a crystal malt with 6L color according to NB. So I'd say no, you'll never tell the
difference, especially with 5% of it in the recipe and given the hoppiness of an APA.
Posted in thread: DIPA too boozy. Need advice. on 07-05-2013 at 04:07 AM
You mention liking a lot of commercial DIPAs, but they don't hold back the OG, they mash where
they want, age in general isn't something that benefits the style (aside form short aging). The
Posted in thread: July 4th Parties. What do you guys do? on 07-04-2013 at 04:31 PM
Homebrew and smoking 2 racks of pork spare ribs! Yum!
Posted in thread: Imperial IPA recipe on 07-03-2013 at 06:15 PM
Pretty hilarious stuff. Glad I'm not in that camp. I could see too high FG being a big problem
for people brewing IIPA. I used a decent amount of crystal, but needed it with the 85% AA. I