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Posted in thread: Anyone else hate the term "Brew in a Bag" on 04-04-2014 at 01:42 PM
I must say, back when I was still honing my craft in extract brewing, I got the impression from
this forum and a couple of other places that there was something deficient about BIAB. Not one
to rely o...
Posted in thread: Santa Baby - Spiced Holiday Ale on 03-24-2014 at 01:54 PM
Update: This has been the best beer I've ever brewed. FG Came out about 1.018, the spice was
present but not overpowering, and I landed about 6.5% ABV. This is exactly the type of beer I
imagine in a ...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 02-18-2014 at 03:04 PM
Good stuff all around. I'm in!
Posted in thread: What BIAB Efficiency Do You Get? on 02-03-2014 at 02:25 PM
I did a spiced ale Saturday with a single crush from the LHBS at .040, mashed for about 75
minutes at 155F, and it looks like I came out with about 84% conversion.
Posted in thread: Santa Baby - Spiced Holiday Ale on 02-03-2014 at 02:11 PM
Moody,I just brewed this recipe as amended on page 2 of this thread. I used some left over NZ
Super Alpha as my main bittering hops with some low AA Willamette thrown in for spice/flavor
help. I did t...
Posted in thread: Blew my water calcs, thin beer on 02-02-2014 at 04:37 PM
I filled my kettle yesterday and marked my paddle handle at the half and full gallon stages up
to 10. I don't do any batches larger than 6 gallons or so, but if I plan on any larger, I'll go
Posted in thread: Blew my water calcs, thin beer on 01-15-2014 at 06:04 PM
Thanks to everyone so far on the thread. This was my first boil in the keggle, so I was a
little over zealous and not as prepared as I should have been. I'll calibrate and familiarize
myself with my e...
Posted in thread: Blew my water calcs, thin beer on 01-15-2014 at 04:09 PM
The recipe was a scale-up and minor tweaking of Midwest's Oatmeal Stout. 10 lbs. Domestic 2-Row
barley1 lb Rolled Oats1lb Chocolate Malt1lb Roasted Barley8 oz. cocoa at 10min leftI used
simple biab ca...
Posted in thread: Blew my water calcs, thin beer on 01-15-2014 at 02:00 PM
Mouthfeel, no not thin or light. The taste however is as if someone poured water into my beer
when I wasn't looking.
Posted in thread: Brewery names--what's your story? on 01-14-2014 at 06:38 PM
Mine will be called New Main Brewing. My family is full of Texas Aggies, all the way back to my
grandfather and his brother. While they were at school, they dabbled in illegal moonshine IN