Spike Brewing Giveaway - New v3 Kettle

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Recipes/Ingredients > Holy Grail in sight
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 10-02-2006, 03:51 AM   #1
Walker
I use secondaries. :p
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Walker's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Cary, NC
Posts: 10,983
Liked 98 Times on 87 Posts
Likes Given: 11

Default Holy Grail in sight

I tasted my Holy Grail tonight when racking to the secondary. Batch #13 MUCH better than batch #12, mainly because I wasn't drunk when I measured out the grain.

This is REALLY close to what I want. I know I need to let'er age out to be certain, but I think I'm a batch or two away from being done with this recipe.

The next step is to up the molasses a teeeeny bit. I used 3 oz this time, but I think 4 or 5 should do it.

I'm unofficially nick-naming this one "Paul Brown Porter".

-walker


__________________
Ground Fault Brewing Co.
Walker is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2006, 06:53 AM   #2
Spyk'd
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Spyk'd's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Waveland, MS
Posts: 1,060
Liked 24 Times on 18 Posts

Default

Wow, I didn't realize there was molasses used in real Porters...


Thanks again, Walker!


Spyk'd is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2006, 01:36 PM   #3
Walker
I use secondaries. :p
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Walker's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Cary, NC
Posts: 10,983
Liked 98 Times on 87 Posts
Likes Given: 11

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Spyk'd
Wow, I didn't realize there was molasses used in real Porters...


Thanks again, Walker!
Hell, they used to make proters with just about anything they could find.
__________________
Ground Fault Brewing Co.
Walker is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2006, 02:19 PM   #4
Catfish
Art by David Shrigley
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Catfish's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Nishinomiya, Japan
Posts: 840
Liked 14 Times on 3 Posts

Default

mmmm... shoe polish
__________________
鯰 a.k.a. なまず a.k.a. Catfish
Catfish is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I've found it..I've found the Holy Grail! Panzermann General Beer Discussion 117 02-22-2009 05:50 AM
Quest for the Holy Grail (aka Eau Benite) Wildcat1975 Recipes/Ingredients 2 02-08-2008 11:44 PM
Holy Grail of Label Materials... HomerT Label Display & Discussion 6 12-15-2006 09:22 PM
Holy Grail Porter (#12) Walker Recipes/Ingredients 14 05-06-2006 05:56 AM
Monty Python's Holy Grail (ale) cgravier Commercial Brew Discussion 1 02-09-2006 06:20 PM


Forum Jump