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Posted in thread: Russian Imperial Stout (2011 HBT Competition Category Winner) on 09-12-2014 at 03:27 PM
I brewed a 2.5 gallon batch of this last night with a 2L starter of WLP007. This was my first
time using a starter and I was surprised to see that the air lock was bubbling after an hour
Posted in thread: 2012 Simcoe In Stock! on 12-14-2012 at 06:51 PM
Yay I got my order in. Snagged a pound each of Centennial, Simcoe, and Columbus for my second
attempt to brew an IPA (first one was a failure and ended up dumping it). Also grabbed a pound
of EKG. Goo...
Posted in thread: 2012 Simcoe In Stock! on 12-07-2012 at 03:57 PM
Any word on when the 1lb bags of Simcoe and Centennial will be back in stock? I do not need
them right away; I just prefer to buy local. Thanks.
Posted in thread: Simple Electric Setup Help (Electric Boil Kettle and Cooler Mash Tun) on 11-08-2012 at 05:37 AM
I have been browsing the electric brewing forum for a while as I am intrigued by electric
brewing setups but they all seem to be three vessel HERMS or RIMS configurations. Does anyone
have just a simp...
Posted in thread: Noob- don't want to kill myself on 09-08-2012 at 12:47 AM
I do. Yeah you do have the smell, but it usually dissipates within two days. Less if you fry up
Posted in thread: Noob- don't want to kill myself on 09-08-2012 at 12:08 AM
All grain can be done on an electric stove easily. I do 2.5 gallon batches currently with a 5
gallon cooler and a 5 gallon boil kettle. You will need some vessel that can hold about a
gallon of wort t...
Posted in thread: My Founders Brewing Co Story on 09-07-2012 at 11:55 PM
I have had a completely different experience with them, at least from one of their reps. One of
their reps was doing a tasting at a local liquor store and she seemed pretty knowledgeable and
Posted in thread: Kicking around the idea of a 15gal kettle group purchase... on 03-10-2012 at 08:59 PM
I would be in for one too.
Posted in thread: Atonement Brown Porter (2011 HBT Gold Category 12) on 02-24-2012 at 08:30 PM
I brewed this recipe as my first AG brew, scaled down to 2.5 gallons using Beersmith and batch
sparged in my 5 gallon cooler. The mash smelled amazing when I opened the cooler for mash out.
I really h...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2011? on 08-12-2011 at 01:37 AM
5 gal - Amber Ale5 gal - Anchor Steam Clone5 gal - Oatmeal Stout5 gal - Kolsch5 gal - Belgian
Tripel5 gal - Brown Ale25278 + 30 = 25308