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Forum: Extract Brewing 03-07-2008, 03:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 747
Posted By Home Brewski
http://www.cchomebrew.com/Recipes/sharkstooth_ipa_...

http://www.cchomebrew.com/Recipes/sharkstooth_ipa_clone_extract_re.htm

Thats whats in my primary now.
Forum: Extract Brewing 03-06-2008, 02:13 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,380
Posted By Home Brewski
Someone puked in your primary.

Someone puked in your primary.
Forum: General Techniques 03-01-2008, 09:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,094
Posted By Home Brewski
haha thats awesome, what is that exactly over...

haha thats awesome, what is that exactly over your siphon?

BTW thanks for the tips guys, looks like Ill do the 1oz of each.
Forum: General Techniques 03-01-2008, 03:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,094
Posted By Home Brewski
Need dry hopping advice

Ok, well my first IPA is in the primary and Im really thinking about dry hopping in the secondary.

I just wanted some ideas on what kind and amount to use. I dont want to go overboard on my first...
Forum: Extract Brewing 02-21-2008, 10:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 876
Posted By Home Brewski
OG was around 1.060 and the yeast strain was S-04...

OG was around 1.060 and the yeast strain was S-04 Dry Ale Yeast.
Forum: Extract Brewing 02-19-2008, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 876
Posted By Home Brewski
First IPA...its explosive

Made my first IPA and finished brewing it yesterday. I put it in my closet with an airlock. Came home today with the airlock all gummed up and beer laying on the lid of my primary. This is a LOT more...
Forum: Extract Brewing 01-17-2008, 02:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 10,375
Posted By Home Brewski
Ya, I was going to say apricot or peach.

Ya, I was going to say apricot or peach.
Forum: General Techniques 12-11-2007, 12:38 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,755
Posted By Home Brewski
IDK if you've ever been to a bar that had a...

IDK if you've ever been to a bar that had a blueberry ale and they put blueberries in it. Its always a pain in the ass since you have to keep your top like 1/8" from the inside of the glass and...
Forum: General Techniques 12-11-2007, 12:08 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,755
Posted By Home Brewski
I think it would float and get in the way all too...

I think it would float and get in the way all too much while trying to drink.
Forum: Extract Brewing 12-08-2007, 03:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,715
Posted By Home Brewski
Figure Ill throw in an update. Its been in...

Figure Ill throw in an update.

Its been in the primary for 2 weeks and I took a reading just now and its down to 1.012 which is right on the button.

Took a sip of the test sample and all I can...
Forum: Extract Brewing 11-29-2007, 10:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,715
Posted By Home Brewski
not much at all...its a 6.5 gallon bucket and it...

not much at all...its a 6.5 gallon bucket and it was fine. It was fermenting at lower temps and stayed in the 70 range for the first week.




and this is the exact kit I used
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Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 11-27-2007, 01:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By Home Brewski
General AG Writeup?

Im sure a google search will turn up plenty of write ups but I thought it would be better to get my info from the source. I'm still a novice and this doesn't mean I want to start brewing AG next...
Forum: Extract Brewing 11-23-2007, 10:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,715
Posted By Home Brewski
thanks for the tips and info everyone. I...

thanks for the tips and info everyone.

I went with a 2.5 gal/2.5 lb LME for 45 min with the 3/4 oz. hallertau

Took off the heat and added about 3.5 lb of LME instead of the full 4.5 left and...
Forum: Extract Brewing 11-23-2007, 06:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,715
Posted By Home Brewski
no chiller at the moment, 2.5 gal is prob the...

no chiller at the moment, 2.5 gal is prob the most i can boil right now with the pot to leave enough room to protect against boil over easily.

edit: I do chill, just with a sink full of ice water
Forum: Extract Brewing 11-23-2007, 06:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,715
Posted By Home Brewski
it calls for 2.5 gal As I was reading most...

it calls for 2.5 gal

As I was reading most threads on this topic you were the person I wanted to contact.

I saw your recipe posted in a thread but it just said to add the hops and not how...
Forum: Extract Brewing 11-23-2007, 06:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,715
Posted By Home Brewski
I did some research. The recipe calls for...

I did some research.

The recipe calls for 7lb wheat extract and then boiling for 60 min while adding 3/4 oz hallertau at the start of the 60 min and 1/4 oz in the last 5 min for aroma.


I plan...
Forum: Extract Brewing 11-23-2007, 03:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,715
Posted By Home Brewski
Hefe extract...when to add to boil

I've read that some people add their extract later in the boil so the wort has a lighter color. Any suggestions on when to add the extract to my Hefe?

The AHS kit has the extract added then boiled...
Forum: General Techniques 11-17-2007, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,571
Posted By Home Brewski
Well I have only made one batch so far and some...

Well I have only made one batch so far and some things like this got me thinking.

Here is the exact technique that I used.

Procedure:

Begin by soaking the cans of LME in a bowl or pot of...
Forum: General Techniques 11-17-2007, 07:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,571
Posted By Home Brewski
Adding water to wort for 5 gallon recipe

Quick question on how you guys determine how much water to throw the wort on top of. The last recipe I had was 2 gallons into the boil and 3 into the primary.

The first observation is that...
Forum: General Techniques 11-08-2007, 11:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 777
Posted By Home Brewski
ya...i heard WLP300 is good for a more banana...

ya...i heard WLP300 is good for a more banana taste. I also live in MA so getting it at temps around 68 in the basement shouldn't be a problem.

and a blowoff tube is duly noted :ban:
Forum: General Techniques 11-08-2007, 02:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 777
Posted By Home Brewski
thanks for the ideas, this is only my second brew...

thanks for the ideas, this is only my second brew so Im going extract from AHS..here is the breakdown.

AHS Bavarian Hefeweizen

This authentic German-style wheat beer is light colored and fruity...
Forum: General Techniques 11-07-2007, 11:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 777
Posted By Home Brewski
Any tips on my first Hefe?

With the great success of my first batch ever which was a West Coast Pale Ale, Im planning on making a Hefe next.

First off, are there any different techniques needed when making this type of beer...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 10-21-2007, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By Home Brewski
Thanks for the info, its a west coast pale ale...

Thanks for the info, its a west coast pale ale and it is probably the color of an IPA. At this time I only have a primary in which I am looking to buy a carboy in the future for a secondary but...
Forum: Introductions 10-20-2007, 08:37 PM
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Views: 82,088
Posted By Home Brewski
google search

google search
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 10-20-2007, 05:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By Home Brewski
First bottle time...some questions

Well I just took a hydrometer reading after my first batch had been in the primary for 2 weeks and with the temp conversion is sitting right around 1.013 which means it should be go time to bottle.
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