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Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 02-04-2011, 11:10 AM
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Posted By bigcountrybrew
Score! Me too :mug:

Score! Me too :mug:
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 11-12-2010, 03:18 PM
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Views: 1,715
Posted By bigcountrybrew
No Prob..let us know how it turns out :)

No Prob..let us know how it turns out :)
Forum: Introductions 11-10-2010, 09:38 PM
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Views: 206
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Welcome From Flint,MI

Welcome From Flint,MI
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 11-05-2010, 09:29 PM
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Views: 1,715
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Using my googling noodling: ...

Using my googling noodling:

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f37/looking-founders-dirty-bastard-clone-170732/


13 lbs. Pale Malt
1 lb. Special B
.5 lb. Carapils
.5 lb. Caramunich
.5 lb....
Forum: Introductions 11-05-2010, 11:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 140
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Welcome :)

Welcome :)
Forum: Cider Forum 10-18-2010, 09:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,172
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Very Nice! I was thinking of adding brown sugar...

Very Nice! I was thinking of adding brown sugar too. Looking forward the report on this one.
Forum: Cider Forum 10-16-2010, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By bigcountrybrew
I think OP was wondering about using cane sugar...

I think OP was wondering about using cane sugar to prime with..Priming with 2 lbs of sugar might be a tad too much..:D What lumpher is referring to is during initial fermentation he adds 2 lbs of...
Forum: Cider Forum 10-15-2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Someone with more experience can correct me, but...

Someone with more experience can correct me, but I have found that during the first few days of active fermentation the difference can be as great as +5 degrees in the fermentor vrs the h20 bath due...
Forum: Cider Forum 10-14-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,172
Posted By bigcountrybrew
I would be very interested to see the result of...

I would be very interested to see the result of this..
Forum: Cider Forum 10-14-2010, 12:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,172
Posted By bigcountrybrew
No Prob, Please post any recipe changes and a...

No Prob,
Please post any recipe changes and a review. Like I said, mine is not a fall clone. More of a Amber clone. I would be interested in how any changes affect the cider. :mug:
Forum: Cider Forum 10-14-2010, 12:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,172
Posted By bigcountrybrew
I did remove the sticks out of the wort, using...

I did remove the sticks out of the wort, using sanitized tongs. I left the cubes in the primary for the whole two week primary fermentation. If chips react quicker and give off more flavor than...
Forum: Cider Forum 10-13-2010, 01:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,172
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Ok so I thought i would post back with some...

Ok so I thought i would post back with some feedback

Here is what I did.

6 g of SAM's club Apple Juice
5 cinnamon sticks
1 tsp of nutmeg
1 oz oak cubes - medium toasted
Pectin Enzyme per...
Forum: Cider Forum 10-13-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 303,738
Posted By bigcountrybrew
mattib, I bottled mine cloudy and it cleared...

mattib,
I bottled mine cloudy and it cleared within the six days it took to carbonate the bottles. Did you use Pectin Enzyme in your cider? I did and even boiled 1/2 gallon of juice with some...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-08-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2,896
Views: 90,760
Posted By bigcountrybrew
+ 5 gallons of hard cider 26,689.5

+ 5 gallons of hard cider
26,689.5
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-07-2010, 10:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,246
Posted By bigcountrybrew
As I spartan alumni there is no question which...

As I spartan alumni there is no question which side of this fight I am on..GO GREEN!!! But honestly, I think it will be a great game no matter who wins!
Forum: HomeBrewTalk Announcements & Feedback 10-01-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 933
Posted By bigcountrybrew
+1 want to learn more please..

+1 want to learn more please..
Forum: General Beer Discussion 09-24-2010, 11:29 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 6,215
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Network Engineer for the evil cable company

Network Engineer for the evil cable company
Forum: Cider Forum 09-24-2010, 11:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By bigcountrybrew
This is what I am doing for my cider. Pappers did...

This is what I am doing for my cider. Pappers did a great how-to on Pasteurizing with a hot bath. You pretty much bottle when you hit the target OG (read residual sweetness). After a week or so of...
Forum: Cider Forum 09-17-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,172
Posted By bigcountrybrew
I have refined the recipe a bit after some...

I have refined the recipe a bit after some sugesstions from other HBT members.

5.5 g of store bought apple juice
5 cinnamon sticks
1 tsp of nutmeg
Some amount of oak cubes - house toasted
Dry...
Forum: Cider Forum 09-17-2010, 11:20 AM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 303,738
Posted By bigcountrybrew
CvilleKevin - Thank you again for your...

CvilleKevin - Thank you again for your responses. I have decided to do two batches. One with Notty and one with WLP005. Cause really can you have too much Cider??
Thanks again to both of you and...
Forum: Cider Forum 09-17-2010, 01:49 AM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 303,738
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Pappers - First, Thank you for putting together...

Pappers - First, Thank you for putting together the process on pasteurizing. I am very excited to try it out. How long does your cider usually sit in the primary before the SG gets to 1.014 - 1.010?...
Forum: Cider Forum 09-16-2010, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 303,738
Posted By bigcountrybrew
I was thinking of going with WLP005 originally....

I was thinking of going with WLP005 originally. Looking at many of the recipies on here for Cider, many people use it...Maybe I will pick up a vial.
Forum: Cider Forum 09-16-2010, 08:47 PM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 303,738
Posted By bigcountrybrew
:off: CvilleKevin, I am interested in options....

:off: CvilleKevin, I am interested in options. That is the one suggested by my LHBS. What is a good yeast to use?
Forum: Cider Forum 09-16-2010, 08:19 PM
Replies: 1,113
Views: 303,738
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Will this only work with ale yeast? I have Lalvin...

Will this only work with ale yeast? I have Lalvin K1-V116 to use in my cider. Anybody have any luck bad or good with wine yeasts?
Forum: Cider Forum 09-16-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,172
Posted By bigcountrybrew
Ok I have formulated a basic recipe for this and...

Ok I have formulated a basic recipe for this and want to know what everyone thinks.

5 g of store bought apple juice
5 cinnamon sticks
1 tsp of nutmeg
Some amount of oak cubes - house toasted...
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