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by TPA
Tue May 06, 2008 11:04 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Smoked beer ingredient
Replies: 3
Views: 6990

I've heard of it...

Don't know how much this would sway you but I've heard of a Mr. Beer kit that uses Liquid Smoke. It's called the Hickory Switch Porter and some folks on a message board I use brewed it and said it was pretty good as far as the smoky flavor.
by TPA
Tue May 06, 2008 7:14 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Guiness clone questions
Replies: 16
Views: 82536

From what I've read...

From what I've read in Guinness they use 3% Double Strength Pasteurized Guinness that has had Vinegaring bacteria( or whatever) added to it. I'm not sure which book it was but I could find out at the college library I borrowed it from so very long ago.
by TPA
Tue May 06, 2008 4:52 pm
Forum: Techniques, Methods, Tips & How To
Topic: Using chocolate in beer
Replies: 5
Views: 21078

Baking Cocoa

In my Sweet Irish Whore I used Chocolate baking cocoa, about 8 oz in the boil for 5 gals will give a nice chocolaty taste. I also used some Irish Cream Extract and Lactose (It was all added to Mount Mellick's Famous Irish Stout Kit) and it turned out WONDERFUL. I pulled 50 beers out of it and betwee...
by TPA
Tue May 06, 2008 4:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The New Guy
Replies: 4
Views: 6383

The New Guy

Hey I'm new here but on my 4th batch of beer at the moment, the "King Regal IPA", before that was my "Sweet Irish Whore" a small misunderstanding led to the 2nd which was "Belgian Gold" . The first which was a Mr. Beer Abortion that all my American Light Lager buddies seemed to enjoy but I couldn't ...