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    whichs hops for ipa

    the apollo is definitely supposed to have a 1 in front of the 8. i think i want to try out the glacier hop. think i will pair it with the apollo, buzz and cascade. this is what i came up with so far but im pretty new at putting together my own recipes so critique is gladly accepted: 5 gallon...
  2. K

    whichs hops for ipa

    the apollo is definitely supposed to have a 1 in front of the 8. i think i want to try out the glacier hop. think i will pair it with the apollo, buzz and cascade. this is what i came up with so far but im pretty new at putting together my own recipes so critique is gladly accepted: 5 gallon...
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    whichs hops for ipa

    i am wanting to use some of the hops i have laying around, which combination of these would you pair together for an ipa: galena 16.2% apollo 18.5% willamette 3.3% buzz bullets 9.7% sterling 7.2% east kent golding 5.1% sybilla 5.9% cascade 6.8% falconers flight 10.4% glacier 4.5%
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    Artic king 5 cu keezer

    Has anyone made a keezer with this that can provide pictures. I'm looking into building a keezer but I really want to be able to fit 3 kegs in it. 2 home brew and 1 commercial beer. I've tried to find the answer and people are saying you can fit three if you build the collar high enough. I'm...
  5. K

    What came in the mail for you today?

    Prizes from a homebrew competition! A bunch of hops, a medal and two koozies
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    3rd place. Woohoo

    Same, before I brew things I always check on here for tips and recipes and ideas. This site is always here to help. It was haztoberfest in PA
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    3rd place. Woohoo

    Just checked the score on my first beer that I entered into a competition and it got 3rd in its group with a score of 36.5. This was only my 4th batch and basically just wanted to get some feedback. This deserves a beer
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    What's on your "to brew" list?

    Right now I am fermenting a chocolate milk stout. Going to split it at bottling and add some coconut extract and a little almond extract to one. Next I'm doing a Berry wheat with 3lbs of blueberries and 3 lbs of blackberries in secondary. I might also add 1/2 or 1/4 lb of lactose to give it a...
  9. K

    Next recipe

    I'm brainstorming ideas for my next beer, need some help: I was thinking about brewing a 5 gallon batch of wheat beer but adding maybe 1/4 or 1/2 pound (not sure how much) of lactose to it during the boil. Then adding 3 pounds of frozen blueberries and 3 pounds of frozen blackberries to...
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    Keeping fermentation cool?

    I got a big blue bucket from Walmart for about $5. I put water in the bucket and then put the fermenter in the bucket and switch out frozen two liter bottles when I wake up and Before I go to bed just until primary fermentation is done
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    Almond joy milk stout

    I am going to be brewing a chocolate milk stout in the next couple of days. I was thinking of doing the whole 5 gallon batch, bottling half of it then trying something different with the other 2.5 gallons. I was thinking of adding maybe 1 oz of coconut extract and maybe 0.5 to 1 tablespoon of...
  12. K

    Official Broken Hydrometer Count

    Just broke my first one last week, almost lasted me a year
  13. K

    Suggestions For Winter Beer

    Chocolate milk stout with some vanilla beans thrown in the secondary
  14. K

    Need some advice

    I added 1/4 tsp of pumpkin pie spice and 1 vanilla bean into the secondary so we'll see how that turns out
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    Need some advice

    I just racked a pumpkin spice ale into secondary fermentaion. I tasted it and it's not quite where I want it to be. I added 1 tsp of pumpkin pie spice at flame out. I'm thinking about adding another 1 tsp of pumpkin pie spice and maybe a tablespoon or 2 of vanilla extract in with it . Any...
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