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Posted in thread: Oaking an Imperial Stout on 12-05-2013 at 09:28 PM
Nice! I oaked my imperial stout. I can't recall exactly, but I ended up soaking about 40-50
medium toast oak cubes in about 300 ml of Woodinville Whiskey before pitching it into the
secondary. I let i...
Posted in thread: Firestone Walker Velvet Merlin Oatmeal Stout Clone on 09-28-2013 at 04:28 AM
What recipe are you guys referring to?FED those recipes you posted, while they may be good, are
nothing like Velvet Merlin at all. FW VM is 5.5% ABV and has no chocolate at all.Yeah, realized
Posted in thread: Samhain Pumpkin Ale on 09-20-2013 at 05:07 AM
jhgjjhfgWell said good sir!! Well said...
Posted in thread: Firestone Walker Velvet Merlin Oatmeal Stout Clone on 09-20-2013 at 04:54 AM
Have never done it, but should be really great!!!
Posted in thread: Firestone Walker Velvet Merlin Oatmeal Stout Clone on 09-17-2013 at 05:31 AM
Warranted, how did you add the chocolate? Did you use nibs in secondary or add it in during the
boil or something else?I have used the following method a number of times: add 3/4 cup Dutch
Posted in thread: Harvest is here! on 09-16-2013 at 03:37 AM
Harvest is ongoing for the next 3-4 weeks, if the first trees were a good indicator, I should
be getting just shy of two tons of apples. Depending on the extraction yield of the equipment
it should re...
Posted in thread: Harvest is here! on 09-13-2013 at 01:20 PM
This is great! How much cider are you expecting to yield? I think I once read that it takes 25
of those 5 gallon buckets full of fruit (apples / pears) to yield 5 gallons of cider.
Posted in thread: Firestone Walker Velvet Merlin Oatmeal Stout Clone on 09-04-2013 at 05:32 AM
I've got it on tap now and it is downright amazing!
Posted in thread: Samhain Pumpkin Ale on 08-24-2013 at 11:43 PM
Anyone else notice when this is plugged into Beersmith the color is only at 7srm? Is that due
to the additives not be accounted for? I am subbing out the Golden Promise with Maris Otter. Do
you toast ...
Posted in thread: Hermaphrodite Columbus 1st year on 08-21-2013 at 04:37 AM
Must be mixed with frog DNADefinitely a stress / adaptation reactionNature finds a way!