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Old 01-13-2007, 03:24 AM   #1
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I've got my stout going right now. Heating up the mash water. It's going to be a straight forward Dry Stout ~ 1.050


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Old 01-13-2007, 03:26 AM   #2
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Bottling my IPA in the morning, then making a straightforward, modest-gravity (~1048) pale ale. Want something real drinkable ready for March Madness. Hopping with Northern Brewer and Cascade, the combo Walker uses in his kick-ass IPA. Couple pounds of Vienna and some crystal 20, pretty straighforward grain bill as well.


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Old 01-13-2007, 03:34 AM   #3
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Sounds good. My stout is also very similar to a Walker brew. We both formulated stout recipes sometime a couple months ago. I think his was only 2-row, roasted barley and a little flaked barley, and using only EKG hops. Mine is using a little chocolate malt as well, but that's it.
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Old 01-13-2007, 03:36 AM   #4
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I wonder if that's the one that Dude told me to make once (and that I foolishly DIDN'T).
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I hurt my back, but if I can manage to wrangle the equipment upstairs, I'm going to try a Belgian White. I have the starter done and in the fridge now. Getting old sucks, but getting decrepid is the absolute pits.
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I'm going to do a California Common. It's nice and cool here and should not be to much work to keep it in the high 50's.
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This is the time that I did a CA Common last year here in LA. Right now my garage is saying 45 and we might have record lows tonight...again for LA.
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Looks like nothing unless I can make my banana beer in the house. My brew area on the patio is still under about 2 feet of snow.
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I just racked my belgian over during the mash. FG is about 1.014! That's with a starting gravity of 1.082!!! Almost 82% attenuation! That's with a lb. of candi sugar syrup. 9.0% abv. It's going to need to age. Good thing it's Christmas Gifts 07.
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A Czech Budvar and probably a weizen...3 day weekend...


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