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Old 07-04-2007, 03:32 AM   #11
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I've seen how nicely your beers clear up Ed. I've also seen how lame the commercial head retention is so I'm going with the one on the right.

How was the taste. I've got to get my first IPA under my belt and I'm torn betwen the DFH60 and this recipe (Stone Ruination is it?)


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Old 07-04-2007, 03:32 AM   #12
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OK guys, you need to be clear now.

Which one is the real Stone IPA?


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Old 07-04-2007, 03:42 AM   #13
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How was the taste. I've got to get my first IPA under my belt and I'm torn betwen the DFH60 and this recipe (Stone Ruination is it?)
Mine is fricking awsome! It's actually a Stone IPA Clone, but it tastes more like the Ruination. Much better than the real thing. I'm so stoked, I'm brewing it again tomorrow.
Here's the recipe.

Single infusion 60 minutes at 153 degrees.

10.5# Pale
1# Munich
1# Crystal 20L

1 oz. Warrior 60 minutes
1 oz. Centennial 15 minutes
1 oz. Centennial 5 minutes

Dry Yeast - Safale US-05

O.G. 1.066
F.G. 1.010

Dry Hop with 1 oz. Centennial. The stainless herb ball in the keg works great!
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Old 07-04-2007, 04:27 AM   #14
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I say the one on the left is yours. They both make me thirsty though!
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Old 07-04-2007, 06:52 AM   #15
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Yours is on the left, the real Stone is on the right, by clarity and volume reasons stated previously.
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neither, its a trick. I would have to say the one on the right is the real one.
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Old 07-04-2007, 08:30 AM   #17
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I'd say yours is the one on the right
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Old 07-04-2007, 12:41 PM   #18
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Seriously I think it's the one on the left.
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Old 07-04-2007, 02:30 PM   #19
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OK guys, you need to be clear now.

Which one is the real Stone IPA?
Well if I said that the one on the left is yours then I guess the one on the right would be the Stone.
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You said that you had it on tap and the Stone was from a bottle.. My guess is that yours is on the right. The head looks to me to be like a draft head.


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