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Old 02-09-2009, 04:13 PM   #11
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Hey BierMuncher,

What did you mean by "hot alcohol bomb" above? You have to forgive me, I've only just made the leap to AG from extract and not familiar with all the lingo.

BTW, I just brewed your Black Pearl Porter recipe on Saturday and it went great! I can't wait to drink it, thanks for putting that up here.
Besides adding specialty grains like honey, a sure fire way to build up a lot of body is to just go with a large (very large) grain bill. You'll get a big beer with lots fo body, but the fermentables will be so high that the ABV will be very high and require a lot of conditioning time for the alcohol "warmth" to tame down.

Big IPA's, RIS's and the like often have a hot alcohol flavor when they're young.
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Old 02-09-2009, 10:04 PM   #12
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Thanks, that's good to know!
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Old 06-21-2009, 02:07 AM   #13
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Me thinks I'm gonna brew me up some of this on Father's Day.
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Old 06-21-2009, 01:44 PM   #14
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Me thinks I'm gonna brew me up some of this on Father's Day.
Another keg of "Tits Up" just went on line in the chiller so it's time to get another IPA in the pipeline.

I think it's time for a repeat of this one.
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Old 09-26-2009, 03:16 AM   #15
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This is the BEST BEER I have ever brewed.
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Brew this next if you want a really great IPA.
GreenwoodRover speaks the truth. I just kegged a batch of this and I cannot wait for it to be carbed up.
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Old 09-26-2009, 10:58 PM   #16
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GreenwoodRover speaks the truth. I just kegged a batch of this and I cannot wait for it to be carbed up.
Somehow the impact of his compliment carries a new meaning.

Miss you dude.
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Old 09-30-2009, 07:49 PM   #17
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any chance someone can convert this to 5 gal extract with steeping grains, id like to put this on my list of brews to do
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Old 10-04-2009, 07:38 PM   #18
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I'm drinking some Outer Limits while brewing the http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f64/prid...sville-108079/



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Old 11-06-2009, 10:27 PM   #19
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i just bottled a partial mash version i did of this, it tasted delicious at bottle time. i love the hoppy malt sweet IPAs. this is a great recipe ive been looking for somethig like this. cant wait to try one!
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Old 11-16-2009, 03:35 AM   #20
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Sadly, and at the same time, awesomely, I think this has eclipsed Lagunitas IPA as my favorite IPA.

There's just something about the aroma of this beer, and the malt character just stands up to the hoppiness so well.
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