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Old 05-04-2007, 12:55 AM   #1
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how many blend the beers that you brew???

i recently started blending two seperate brews that i made with the same yeast. two completely different grain and hop bills a light/pale attempt followed up by a dark malty shot, but both shared the same yeast. i was very pleased with the results.
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Old 05-04-2007, 01:31 AM   #2
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I blend beers in my tummy.

s : Ginger Beer, Wheat Beer
Secondary :
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Old 05-04-2007, 01:34 AM   #3
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I have blended beers that are slightly off, like a too sweet one with a more bitter one.
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Old 05-18-2007, 07:32 PM   #4
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I have an ESB and special bitter on tap right now, and they're good mixed half-and-half in a glass. The ESB (partial mash) seemed a little off and the special bitter (all grain) isn't fully carbed yet - although it has aged enough it wasn't hooked to gas previously - but mixed it's a tasty drink. The ESB used Windsor yeast and the bitter S-04, but the majority of both brews was Maris Otter.
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Old 05-18-2007, 08:13 PM   #5
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I was going to do a New Castle clone that BYO has were you blend an aged big beer with a month old small beer but liked the big beer so much I drank it all.
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Old 05-18-2007, 09:33 PM   #6
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I have 6 beers on tap all the time, when I get bored I will blend them in my glass. I will only blend two at a time. I once blended all of them together.

I called that one the Perlick Puke....
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Old 05-19-2007, 01:05 AM   #7
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I'll blend occasionally.

Apple cider and an IPA is a bad combination. I'm willing to admit it wasn't my first of the night & I hit the wrong tap. Meant to mix the IPA & Brown.
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Old 05-19-2007, 02:50 AM   #8
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I like to add some english ale to my Miller High Life to liven it up. I used to be satisfied with the High Life before I started home brewing, but now I realize it is definitely missing something...(taste?).

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Old 05-19-2007, 02:59 AM   #9
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A classis Black & Tan.

Half a glass of your favorite ale and top off by pouring a dark stout over the back of a spoon.


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Old 11-30-2010, 03:45 AM   #10
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I revived this one because I'm drinking a blend of my Imperial Stout and some Apfelwine.

Very tasty. I got the idea when I blended some DFH Palo Santo Marron and Festina Peche.
That was pretty good too...
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