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Posted in thread: What affects the head? on 10-08-2015 at 05:17 PM
It's a common problem every time.I should have been more specific...all recipes or just this
recipe comes out without the head.You can try a step mash with protein rest and a mash out, add
Posted in thread: Citra Session APA - Feedback Please on 10-07-2015 at 07:52 PM
I'd want to dry it out some. I'd cut 2 pounds of LME. Cut the crystal in half and add a 1/2 lb
sugar. I'd use a lot more late hops pump up the flavor. I'd scrap the 5 minute and add 3 oz at
Posted in thread: What affects the head? on 10-07-2015 at 07:35 PM
Was this a one time problem or a common problem?
Posted in thread: How Do You Design Beer Recipes (Poll)? on 10-07-2015 at 07:25 PM
1) Designing Great Beers by Ray Daniels is a good start if you want to make a beer from
scratch2) Recipe database here on HBT is a good place to get ideas.Designing Great Beers....+1I
use brewmate (it...
Posted in thread: What thermowell for a carboy bung on 10-07-2015 at 07:21 PM
IME the temp on the outside is within 1*F of the inside, going from a test with immersion
sensor, scientific thermometer, sensor strapped to outside with bit of towel to insulate outer
side, and a IR ...
Posted in thread: Why does my LHBS make me feel like a noob? on 10-02-2015 at 05:51 PM
All hail Weezy, master of terminology. Your post didn't say anything about conditioning, just
"moving it off" after 3 days. I was merely pointing out that 3 days is not enough time to get
good beer. T...
Posted in thread: Why does my LHBS make me feel like a noob? on 10-02-2015 at 05:46 PM
(you miss quoted. I didnt say that)It's brutally simple....fermentation is done when
fermentation is done. Period.Some people prefer to just primary for two weeks. Some people
prefer three. Some peopl...
Posted in thread: Why does my LHBS make me feel like a noob? on 10-02-2015 at 05:30 PM
True, but it is going to mature and not taste so hot and young if you give it a few weeks to
relax instead of rushing it into the bottle after 3-7 days of fermentation.No disrespect but
this is an ign...
Posted in thread: Why does my LHBS make me feel like a noob? on 10-02-2015 at 03:34 PM
Please refrain from statements like HBT preaches 3 week primaries, because we don't and we
shouldn't. Fermentation is done when its done, be it 3 days or 3 months, depending on the wort
and yeast and ...
Posted in thread: Help me clone Moonlight Meadery Last Apple on 10-02-2015 at 03:26 PM
Well, I haven't had it so its hard to give any real good guidance. I know that their workhorse
honey is orange blossom.