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by dartedplus
Fri Apr 18, 2003 9:12 am
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Mackeson XXX Clone?
Replies: 2
Views: 4648

here ya go.....

http://www.beertools.com/html/recipe.php?view=1446 I would make the following change, omit the 1/4 and 3/4# of the dark malts and substitute 1# of carafa III. this is a dark malt that is dehusked and will eliminate some of the bitterness that you sometimes get from dark grains. I think you can find ...
by dartedplus
Fri Apr 18, 2003 5:03 am
Forum: Techniques, Methods, Tips & How To
Topic: I forgot
Replies: 4
Views: 4971

actually

Actually the yeast from the primary is what you want. The yeast from the secondary will be the less healthy, less flocculant yeast
by dartedplus
Thu Apr 17, 2003 6:50 pm
Forum: Techniques, Methods, Tips & How To
Topic: I forgot
Replies: 4
Views: 4971

I forgot

I forgot about the thread we had going on yeast and whether to take it from the primary or the secondary. I had put back some yeast the I took from the secondaries of my last 2 batches. and not thinking about the source, I used some of it in the batch I made this past weekend. The fermentation was v...
by dartedplus
Thu Apr 17, 2003 6:03 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Lactose
Replies: 5
Views: 6441

thank you

that was very insightful, thanks
by dartedplus
Thu Apr 17, 2003 6:04 am
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Lactose
Replies: 5
Views: 6441

stouts

I've seen it mostly called for in stouts, not other styles. I'm not sure how it would affect something like a lambic
by dartedplus
Wed Apr 16, 2003 10:23 am
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Eric...re: frambois
Replies: 2
Views: 8253

Eric...re: frambois

"lambic blend cultures" .....what all is in this, is this a yeast blend I can buy, or is it several commercial ones put together???
Ed
by dartedplus
Sun Apr 13, 2003 6:53 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Heather Ale and Other Hop-Free Beers
Replies: 9
Views: 12459

No Experience, but...

I havent tried it, but you can check out the summer 2001 issue of BYO,or you can get a book that is mentioned in that article called "The Homebrewers Garden" (Storey Books, 1998)
Other than that I cant be of much help.

ed
by dartedplus
Sat Apr 12, 2003 2:40 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: All is Well
Replies: 1
Views: 3192

All is Well

Used the RIMS for the 1st time today and everything went well. I hit my targets for SG and it all seemed too easy. I like when that happens. When is the next meeting of the fight club scheduled???? I think what I brewed will be an american amber, but I wont be sure until its done....I think. OK that...
by dartedplus
Wed Apr 09, 2003 7:13 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Unmalted wheat?
Replies: 2
Views: 4157

In the Field

Not to be a smart !@#, but in a wheat field near you...

I'm sure they wont miss a couple of pounds
by dartedplus
Wed Apr 09, 2003 7:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Deflated
Replies: 6
Views: 6966

Deflated

I am feeling a little deflated, I just got the results from the competition that I entered my rauchbier in. I only scored 26 out of 50.....and I thought his was the best beer I have ever made. OK, so it was a little cloudy, but they really ripped me apart, plus on of the 2 judges that did my beer di...
by dartedplus
Mon Apr 07, 2003 9:15 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Lambic....again
Replies: 9
Views: 9519

Problems

I had some problems with the hinges and the closures, but it wont take me long to fix that.

I had the rauch in a competition this weekend, but dont know how i did yet, I'll let you know when I find out.


Mmmmmmmmmmm, smokey goodness....
by dartedplus
Mon Apr 07, 2003 3:54 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Lambic....again
Replies: 9
Views: 9519

glass???

even if you just use glass carboys???? rubber stoppers and check valves are cheap enough to toss, I probably need some new ones anyhow. Syphon hose is cheap too. What other equipment would there be to ruin???


E
by dartedplus
Mon Apr 07, 2003 11:41 am
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Lambic....again
Replies: 9
Views: 9519

"to Brew" List

I was out and about this weekend and had the chance to have a glass of Lindemans Framboise. After my wife tasted it, she insisted that I make some. Once I told her that I had just acquired a recipe for it she was VERY happy. So now I guess I have to move it up on the list. But which beers get bumped...
by dartedplus
Thu Apr 03, 2003 6:24 pm
Forum: News, Events & Announcements
Topic: April 7th: Anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition...
Replies: 5
Views: 12258

Its always a good time

"" "I believe this would be a good time for a beer." - Franklin D. Roosevelt (stated upon the ratification of the 21st. Ammendment repealing Prohibition)"" I believe he had a Bud, I think I heard a story somewhere, probably from AB, that they sent a whole shipment to the President when it was ratifi...
by dartedplus
Tue Apr 01, 2003 7:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Info...
Replies: 6
Views: 7446

HEY

Who are you callin dysfunctional, thats not nice to say about Freon!!!!!