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Old 08-05-2010, 04:32 AM   #21
Mar 2010
San Diego, CA
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Just made a beer with torrey pine resin, 1/2 oz in 5 gal. It is turning out quite interesting. It adds a full, warming quality, and the flavor is hard to place, but nice.

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Old 12-06-2010, 03:30 PM   #22
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Princeton, Nj
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I did a hoppy pale ale with centennials for all additions. And it tastes fine, but it is a bit like biting into a piece of pine wood. I always think of baseball bats when I have one. I do like it though. I would replace spruce tips with a centennial first wort hopping or flavor addition any day.
It could be worse.

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