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Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 05-21-2012, 01:36 PM
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Posted By amd133mhz
http://beercalculus.hopvillebeta.com/recipe ...

http://beercalculus.hopvillebeta.com/recipe

check out this site. It is a lot of fun to punch in your recipe and technique.

Sounds good to me but I am still a bit of a rookie. I added vanilla to...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 05-21-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 895
Posted By amd133mhz
Yea this beer turned out to be my best ever. best...

Yea this beer turned out to be my best ever. best flavor,best head retention best everything. Sadly its all gone. I am brewing a milk stout now,nothing special added
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 05-03-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,410
Posted By amd133mhz
I have brewed a Brewers best irish stout,robust...

I have brewed a Brewers best irish stout,robust porter and Milk stout

I can honestly say that they are easy and fun. I brewed the irish stout first and even though i didnt give it enough time and...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 05-02-2012, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,155
Posted By amd133mhz
I'd drink that. Its gonna be pretty good i...

I'd drink that. Its gonna be pretty good i bet,creamy,rich,probably strong. did you pitch below 80F? if so I think thats gonna be really good. Just watch it make sure you dont blow off the airlock....
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 05-02-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 743
Posted By amd133mhz
Dry hop a milk stout?

Hello all!

I was wondering if I could gather some opinions about dry hopping a milk stout.

I forgot to add my aroma hops after my boil ,so it just has a 1/2 oz of bittering hops. Its already in...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-18-2012, 04:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,548
Posted By amd133mhz
I made a vanilla robust porter and it is...

I made a vanilla robust porter and it is fantastic. I split open the beans scraped out the bean, chopped up the rest,tossed into some spiced rum for about an hour, ran what was in the rum through a...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-13-2012, 03:54 AM
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Posted By amd133mhz
I split a 2 gallon batch between two 1 gallon...

I split a 2 gallon batch between two 1 gallon containers. fermented hard core first day. day 2 it looks like it just stopped. very odd,but enjoying this experiment either way it goes.Any ideas why...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-12-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By amd133mhz
I would crush 4 oz, if its a 5 gallon recipe,...

I would crush 4 oz, if its a 5 gallon recipe, steep it for 20 min at 150f. It might be good I am always thinking of things to make. lately I have been wanting my beer to taste like breakfast cereal....
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-11-2012, 07:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 675
Posted By amd133mhz
my total overhead was 250$ got a brew pot(5...

my total overhead was 250$ got a brew pot(5 gallon stock pot) and a brewers best kit with 2 5gallon buckets and a 5 gallon carboy amongst many accessories. Welcome to the world of home brewing, I too...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-11-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 650
Posted By amd133mhz
how long in primary/secondary? what kind of kit,...

how long in primary/secondary? what kind of kit, out of curiosity?
what kind of temp did you have during ferment?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-11-2012, 05:58 PM
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Posted By amd133mhz
Just finished up my first 2 gallon batch. Mr IPA....

Just finished up my first 2 gallon batch. Mr IPA. my lhbs designed it to be used with mr beer equip, rather than a can and sugar its the same concept as brewers best, hops dry malt grains. Tons of...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-11-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,807
Posted By amd133mhz
Agreed revvy. I just got done brewing a 2 gallon...

Agreed revvy. I just got done brewing a 2 gallon batch. Mr IPA my lhbs calls it. It was a blast! took about an hour maybe 2 w clean up.I feel great. Nothing goin on today. It was a experiment....
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-11-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By amd133mhz
I actually went with 2 1 gallon containers....

I actually went with 2 1 gallon containers. pitched yeast then split em up. this is def a experiment. 2 gallon IPA recipe.ha sorta just winged this.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-11-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By amd133mhz
question. 2 gallon in 5 gallon fermenter?

Can you ferment 2 gallons in a 5 gallon fermenter without having issues?
thanx!

disregard. sorry to waste a post
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-11-2012, 12:01 AM
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Posted By amd133mhz
Well this post inspired me to roll up to my lhbs...

Well this post inspired me to roll up to my lhbs and find that lo and behold they sell a few ingredient kits meant for 2 gallon brews! I was excited because ever since i started I really wanted to do...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-10-2012, 05:34 PM
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Posted By amd133mhz
I have been brewing partial extract kits 5...

I have been brewing partial extract kits 5 gallons,and I want to make a 1 gallon batch but have no idea how to either cut ingredients from a 5 gallon kit,which I wouldn't really wanna do anyways. I...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-27-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,036
Posted By amd133mhz
I ice bath in my sink. only done two brews got it...

I ice bath in my sink. only done two brews got it down in about 20 minutes as well,I just plug the sink fill with ice water,unplug it and refill ect until the wort temp is down,takes about 20 minutes...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-27-2012, 02:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,592
Posted By amd133mhz
I cant say it DIDNT help ha mine came out fully...

I cant say it DIDNT help ha mine came out fully carbed and had amazing head retention ect. I kinda did it on a whim but I was told that if you use carb drops you should shake them at least initially...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-27-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By amd133mhz
The robust porter has been in secondary now for...

The robust porter has been in secondary now for about 1 week solid and I noticed the little "clouds" of foam floating atop have completely disappeared. Just poof one day there,next day not there....
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-27-2012, 01:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,592
Posted By amd133mhz
Did you shake the bottles up really good when you...

Did you shake the bottles up really good when you capped em after the drops went in? I use priming sugar myself and shook them once a week for 3 weeks,then put em in the fridge for like 3-4 days....
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-27-2012, 01:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 927
Posted By amd133mhz
I bought a giant rope tube at walmart (my place...

I bought a giant rope tube at walmart (my place is always 70-80 year round,hotter in the summer, So far this winter hasn't been very cold and my first beer jumped up way to warm, but my second was at...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-22-2012, 12:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By amd133mhz
Ha yea I am on my second batch and I setup a...

Ha yea I am on my second batch and I setup a blowoff tube into a bottle and I was sitting here in front of the computer one night kept hearing (blump.blump.ect) ha like wth! is that! oh yea! the...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-22-2012, 12:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 895
Posted By amd133mhz
Added vanilla;fear infection

I just racked my BB Robust Porter(nottingham ale yeast) into secondary after 10 days in primary, gravity was at 1.011 from 1.050OG. temp was at a constant 68-69F and things looked and smelled good. I...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-16-2012, 02:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 389
Posted By amd133mhz
Thank You! I appreciate that!

Thank You! I appreciate that!
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-15-2012, 11:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 389
Posted By amd133mhz
Beer Making: A true story

I made a video basically going from beginning to fermenter making a Brewers Best Robust Porter kit.It might be useful. I make a few mistakes and I kinda dont Teach HOW to do them but just what I did...
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