Last Activity:04-23-2015 7:46 PM
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Posted in thread: 7 foot trellis - what will happen? on 04-23-2015 at 07:46 PM
Built a trellis for my first year hops. For practical purposes, I built it only about 7 feet
high. I know this is way shorter than recommended, but I wasn't willing to go any higher.My
question is - h...
Posted in thread: Maine Beer Co. Lunch IPA clone? on 04-22-2015 at 01:33 PM
Looking to brew this same recipe. However, for a five gallon batch, with that much grain, I
will get an OG of 1.078 where the target OG for this beer seems to be 1.059 (from website and
Posted in thread: How many batches to make quality beer? on 04-07-2015 at 04:33 PM
Yeah... what's up with the puffed out chests guys... take it down a notch. Grab a beer and
chill out.Or, do we harness the energy? I propose we create a "Smack Down" series on HBT. After
all, without ...
Posted in thread: How many batches to make quality beer? on 04-06-2015 at 07:42 PM
My 2nd beer was good, but the OP is asking about consistency. I've had some "meh" beers since
then, and I can't guarantee that I won't have them again. So I guess I don't know how to answer
Posted in thread: How many batches to make quality beer? on 04-06-2015 at 05:10 PM
"Good beer" is subjective, so what I'm wondering is how long you brewed (timeframe, or maybe #
of batches) before you were brewing "quality beer" on a consistent basis. I think we brew so
Posted in thread: American Wheat - What should I put in secondary? on 04-01-2015 at 07:56 PM
Hey friends, fermentation just ended on an american pale wheat recipe I put together. The
recipe is intentionally simple and features just a small amount of late Citra additions. I want
to build on it...
Posted in thread: Which label do you like more? on 03-12-2015 at 09:43 PM
Crap, I love all three. For real. Make a series of 3 beers and use them all, man!
Posted in thread: Brewing on a budget on 03-12-2015 at 09:40 PM
This was my first post and already so many helpful replies, Thankyou guys, I paid 50 dollars
for a clone to do lagunitas IPA, messed it up pretty bad I think, I forgot to take the pot of
the burner wh...
Posted in thread: Carbonation problems on 01-06-2015 at 01:51 AM
Similar question: Fifth batch, all is going well. I let this one ferment 4 weeks at about 68
degrees F. Used a new measuring device from Mr. Beer for priming. Secondary fermentation was
again 4 weeks....
Posted in thread: Consistently low ABV...ideas? on 01-05-2015 at 10:20 PM
I have brewed 3 kits so far and the FG had been consistently higher than it should be. I'm only
off by a few (ex. FG should be around 15 but it usually finishes around 18 or so). This, in
turn causes ...