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Forum: India Pale Ale 01-13-2014, 05:39 AM
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Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
East India Brown Ale

This is my updated recipe for an amazingly citrusy hoppy East India Brown Ale.
I've been making this beer for 4 years and can never get a batch to last more then 2 weeks if friends come over.
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Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 08-06-2013, 04:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,725
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
I am going to use this yeast tomorrow. Mashing...

I am going to use this yeast tomorrow.
Mashing 10# 2 row and 2# rye. (EKG hops)
Anyone have suggestions for mash temp for this grain bill and yeast?
Thinking 150-152?

Any thoughts are...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-08-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Thanks @CUrchin! Very helpful. Glad I...

Thanks @CUrchin! Very helpful.


Glad I kept some yeast.
I also split the batch up as well...
Have a single gallon in the back of my kitchen fridge and its perfect. Can grab the yeast easily...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-08-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Sadly more then a little 'frost' brewed. More...

Sadly more then a little 'frost' brewed.
More like an 'ice house'
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-08-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Thanks! I will let you know what happens once its...

Thanks! I will let you know what happens once its defrosts.

Used the wyeast bohemian yeast and it fermented in 6 days so I thinks it's pretty strong to start....and I harvested / washed some to...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 04-08-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Frozen Lager.....

I'm sure I am not the first person who has had this happen but I froze my lager a week or so into lagering. What do I do?

I went away for work last week and returned last night to see a frozen...
Forum: India Pale Ale 11-08-2012, 12:07 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,283
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Boiled for 15 min

Boiled for 15 min
Forum: India Pale Ale 10-01-2012, 03:22 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,283
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Mashed at 152 Planning a other batch with all...

Mashed at 152
Planning a other batch with all galaxy hops.

(Sorry for the late response, have a new little ine running around the house and less time to brew.)
Forum: India Pale Ale 10-01-2012, 03:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 977
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Special B. Really enjot this malt. Adds a lot...

Special B.
Really enjot this malt. Adds a lot of color and def notes of fruit.
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 09-25-2012, 03:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,480
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Hi guys, I had the honor of brewing a batch...

Hi guys,

I had the honor of brewing a batch of 400lb with LH this summer and can tell you a couple things about the beer.
(Its also my fav ipa to date as it is a balance between hops and malt...
Forum: India Pale Ale 06-21-2012, 02:27 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,283
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Its done and almost gone. Loved it and making...

Its done and almost gone.
Loved it and making another batch soon!

I used 1056 as well and thinking of doing 10g and splitting it with 1056 and a Wit yeast to compare.
Forum: India Pale Ale 05-11-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,283
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
I would add a full 1oz of coriander and maybe...

I would add a full 1oz of coriander and maybe even up the bittering hops another 5-10 IBUs. The hop profile is really smooth and balanced now so I wouldn't go too far off from it.

I was also...
Forum: India Pale Ale 05-07-2012, 01:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,283
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
What the WIT - White IPA

I recently had a couple of local NY "White IPAs" A combination Belgian WIT and an American IPA. One by Saranac and the other by Blue Point. (I prefer the Saranac) My lovely wife also could not get...
Forum: India Pale Ale 05-07-2012, 01:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 977
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Ragtime India Brown Ale

This is my first recipe posting so if I forget something just ask and I will add it.
I first made a batch of this 2 years ago as I startd to create my own recipes. I have brewed around 6-7 batches...
Forum: Belgian Strong Ale 04-22-2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 97,089
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
I took this to my local Home Brew meet up last...

I took this to my local Home Brew meet up last week and everyone loved it. I only took on 22oz bottle and it went in about 5 minutes. Thanks again for the recipe.
Forum: Belgian Strong Ale 02-14-2011, 01:26 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 97,089
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
We racked out a 1010 and put it in the basement...

We racked out a 1010 and put it in the basement where it's 40 degrees! It's a cold winter in NYC! Had to sample the beautiful yellow ale and no joke, it's almost exactly like the real DT. I highly...
Forum: Belgian Strong Ale 02-12-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 97,089
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
I had to look hard to find Seeds of Paradise. ...

I had to look hard to find Seeds of Paradise.
Not a common ingredient at my LHBS, I ended up going to Brooklyn Home Brew instead of The Brooklyn Kitchen.

Racking 6 gallons to secondary and...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 02-11-2011, 01:41 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,975
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
I took a bottle of this to my brew club at the...

I took a bottle of this to my brew club at the end on Jan and everyone seemed to like it. I am going to brew another batch soon with the yeast and plenty more red rice. I think it needs 5-6lbs...
Forum: Wheat and Rye Beer 02-11-2011, 01:34 AM
Replies: 1,173
Views: 367,430
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Got our gravity down to 1014 after one week in...

Got our gravity down to 1014 after one week in primary. Plan on bottling it this weekend. Tasted pretty good already and can't wait to age it a bit.
Forum: Belgian Strong Ale 02-11-2011, 01:32 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 97,089
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Beer is going AWESOME. Tasted it when we took a...

Beer is going AWESOME. Tasted it when we took a gravity reading after only 8 days and it's almost dead on to the original. G down to 1014 in 8 days! Going to rack to secondary this weekend and lager...
Forum: Belgian Strong Ale 01-31-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 97,089
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Will keep you updated as things ferment. The...

Will keep you updated as things ferment. The actual brew session went very smoothly as the step up mash worked better then expected. We BIAB and have only done 6 beers so far this after extract...
Forum: Belgian Strong Ale 01-31-2011, 01:46 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 97,089
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Brewed this yesterday for a 5 gallon batch. We...

Brewed this yesterday for a 5 gallon batch. We over sparged and ended up with a 6 gallon batch but some how we over achieved our efficiency and still nailed the OG at 1072. Mashed for 90 min...
Forum: Wheat and Rye Beer 01-31-2011, 01:38 AM
Replies: 1,173
Views: 367,430
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
We brewed this yesterday and over achieved our...

We brewed this yesterday and over achieved our efficiency. Hit 80% for the first time! Looking forward to seeing how it turns out with a higher ABV. Had an OG of 1062. Notes to come later. Thanks for...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 09-12-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,975
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
So we brewed this last week and its fermenting...

So we brewed this last week and its fermenting really well.

Only changed one thing from the recipe above. We steamed 2lbs of red rice then mashed with an additional pound of rice hulls with the...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 08-31-2010, 08:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,975
Posted By Swig_A_Bedder_Brew
Hi All, I've captured yeast from the bottom...

Hi All,

I've captured yeast from the bottom of a Red Rice Ale bottle and its been going strong for a week or so now and I plan on brewing after Labor Day.

I am still a NB and have not graduated...
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