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Old 02-08-2009, 04:43 AM   #1
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Made an amber ale today using my 3 gal. MLT I built for PM batches. I had some grains left over from making a PM version of BM's Centennial Blond and added some medium crystal and a couple ounces of chocolate plus the leftover hops. This was a 3 gal. batch by the way, I can only mash about 7lbs. or so. Thanks to all I have read here and messing around with Beersmith, I was only 0.01 under my target OG. Hope it turns out good.

By the way, BierMuncher, The Centennial Blond partial mash I made is the best beer I've made by far and it's only been bottled for 5 days! Another week or so and It should be outstanding. Thanks, for the great recipe. I intend to brew this one many times over.
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Old 02-08-2009, 08:08 AM   #2
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Congrats on the AG! Keep it up =)
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Old 02-08-2009, 10:28 AM   #3
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Sounds like you nailed it, great job, it will be good.

 
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Old 02-08-2009, 11:48 PM   #4
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Congrats That first AG is really exciting isn't it? I hope (and I'm sure) it'll turn out great!

SWMBO and I just finished making BM's Newcastle clone. Once it's done with primary we intend to harvest the yeast (Wyeast #1099... stuff's expensive ) and make BM's Centennial Blonde.
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Old 02-09-2009, 05:47 PM   #5
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Great job! Glad to hear it went well.

 
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Old 02-09-2009, 06:02 PM   #6
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I too am sipping on BierMunchers Centennial Blonde and that was the first AG I did as well it is Yummy! I put 30lbs on the keg Sat morning and Sunday afternoon I knocked the pressure down to 9 and served at garage temps 45degrees, it was a little cloudy but it was the first beer I did AG and what a difference?
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Old 02-09-2009, 10:34 PM   #7
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Congrats! Made my first one Saturday night!
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