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Posted in thread: Hibiscus IPA on 02-09-2016 at 04:04 PM
updated recipe based on suggestions and I really like the idea of the saison instead of IPA and
how that will really showcase the recipe. Is 3 oz of hibiscus appropriate or too much/little?
Posted in thread: Hibiscus IPA on 02-09-2016 at 03:16 PM
id just let it free rise while insulated with a blanket or something. Heating it will usually
get it a bit drier, btu 3711 will get stuff nice and dry regardless. IME, with that strain the
hotter you ...
Posted in thread: Hibiscus IPA on 02-08-2016 at 09:16 PM
Would I follow recommendations to start at 65, then let it free rise, and them jump to 95
degrees? I think that is too high, even for a saison, maybe low 80s? Or, yet again, am I being
Posted in thread: Hibiscus IPA on 02-08-2016 at 08:43 PM
I think a saison would be the best style to use as a showcase for hibiscus. If you pick the
yeast and hops right, you can get some bright tartness and some spicy floral to accentuate all
Posted in thread: Florida guy needs ferm chamber heating tips on 02-08-2016 at 08:33 PM
You should be able to change that controller to heating instead of cooling. Then plug in a
light bulb or a radiant heater that screws into a light socket (no light from it) and set it so
that it turns...
Posted in thread: Hibiscus IPA on 02-08-2016 at 08:25 PM
I am looking at serving Hibiscus IPA for next year Valentine's Day (since I waited too long
now), but I want to brew and perfect it between now and then. Below are my thoughts, and I
willing to take a...
Posted in thread: Bravo and El Dorado hops? on 02-03-2016 at 03:52 PM
Anyone have any real experience with Bravo or El Dorado hops? I bought a couple of ounces of
each and I have found very little on either. I am more curious about Bravo. From what I've
read, they can b...
Posted in thread: Aluminum Boiling Pot on 01-27-2016 at 06:56 PM
Below is an article I think is appropriate. The short answer is it doesn't matter. You will
hear both sides of the argument, and this can be a touchy subject for many, but I have used
both and can say...
Posted in thread: Moving to Tyler TX on 01-06-2016 at 07:35 PM
thanks bud, Just finished moving in, and work has got me working a ton of hours right now.....
just got my kegerator re assembled. good luck on the brewery, what the name?Oil Horse Brewing
Posted in thread: Moving to Tyler TX on 12-31-2015 at 07:49 PM
Tyler isn't really that bad of a town. I live sort of close by (Longview, TX) and we have a
homebrewers guild here in town if you wanted to make the trek over to see us. Tyler does have a
brewery as w...