HBT 2015 Big Giveaway - Winners Drawn - 24 Hours to Claim!

Huge Supporting Membership Discounts - 20% Off - Ends Today!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing > Brewing a Fat Tire clone today- hops question!
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 04-17-2007, 01:14 PM   #1
Yooper
Ale's What Cures You!
HBT_ADMIN.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Yooper's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: UP of Michigan
Posts: 64,364
Liked 5538 Times on 3982 Posts
Likes Given: 1347

Default Brewing a Fat Tire clone today- hops question!

I love having a day off during the week- I'm all alone and it's brew time. I'm heating the mash water now.

I'm using some pellet hops out of the freezer- 3/4 ounce of northern brewer. They've been in there a while- maybe 4-6 months. They've been closed and put in a plastic ziploc. How much do they degrade? I'm wondering if I need to add a little more to compensate for any lost AAs. Thanks!
__________________
Broken Leg Brewery
Giving beer a leg to stand on since 2006

Follow me on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lorena.t.evans
But I'm pretty boring so don't expect much!
https://www.facebook.com/lorena.t.evans
Yooper is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-17-2007, 01:17 PM   #2
zoebisch01
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
zoebisch01's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Central PA
Posts: 5,198
Liked 7 Times on 7 Posts

Default

I would venture a guess that you probably shouldn't worry about adjusting because you stored them properly. I could be wrong, but if you don't hear anything else by the time you bitter, just go with it as normal....I think it'll be ok. Now for aroma, I'd say to possibly add a bit more.
__________________
Event Horizon ~ A tribute to the miracle of fermentation.

Brew what you like. Do this, and you will find your inner brewer.
zoebisch01 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Brewing the Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA clone today joutlaw General Beer Discussion 59 12-30-2011 11:00 PM
Fat Tire Clone Question. ohill1981 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 4 01-26-2009 10:51 PM
About to Add hops to Fat Tire clone but... ohill1981 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11 01-12-2009 08:01 PM
Brewing today - want to use up some old hops Kimsta Recipes/Ingredients 3 08-17-2008 03:52 PM
Spare Tire (Fat Tire clone) ohiobrewtus Home Brewing Photo Forum 15 08-18-2007 03:15 AM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS