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  1. Zephyr259 replied to the thread Zephyr's Brew Days..

    The 80/- came out very well, it's a deep coppery brown and forms a nice thick head with all my kveik brews seem to do or maybe it's the...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 9:24 PM
  2. Zephyr259 replied to the thread Grandchild Brew.

    Yeah, seems odd times to add it. My only use of vanilla was 2 tsp of extract in 15L into the bottling bucket. Faded after a couple of...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 8:27 PM
  3. Zephyr259 replied to the thread Grandchild Brew.

    That is a huge amount of vanilla they're using! I take it you've brewed this? The thread was debating the timing of the vanilla, what...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 7:28 PM
  4. Zephyr259 replied to the thread BITSA opinions.

    You need a grainfather account to see his "recipe" which is a list of his stock, here's what he has. 1 kg Gladfield Pilsner Malt 0.75...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 7:16 PM
  5. Zephyr259 liked strange-steve's post in the thread Insanely Big Imperial Stout!.

    After the suggestions above, some googling for tips on high gravity beers, and some adjustments to the recipe based on the ingredients I...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 6:31 PM
  6. Zephyr259 liked David Heath's post in the thread Insanely Big Imperial Stout!.

    I am removing all grain from the first mash and replacing it in the basket. No issues at all with it. I have tried all sorts of ways and...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 6:30 PM
  7. Zephyr259 replied to the thread Insanely Big Imperial Stout!.

    You may find that with kveik you won't have to wait a year for it to come good. Kveik conditions a lot faster so something this big...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 7:11 PM
  8. Zephyr259 liked MrRook's post in the thread Imperial pilsner?.

    Magnum at 75 perle at 10, and saaz to finish. Maybe supplement the perle and saaz with some magnum.

    Apr 24, 2019 at 7:06 PM
  9. Zephyr259 replied to the thread Insanely Big Imperial Stout!.

    Wow that's thorough, that is actually brilliant for being able to predict a parti-gyle, thanks for sharing.

    Apr 23, 2019 at 10:54 PM
  10. Zephyr259 replied to the thread Insanely Big Imperial Stout!.

    Hi Dave, I always wondered how you got on with the second mash being so thin? Where did you seat the top plate as the mash must settle a...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 10:30 PM
  11. Zephyr259 liked Poynton Blue's post in the thread Show us your beer..

    Nice one. Yes 1.009 was pre-addition. Thanks for the steer. Will take another reading tomorrow.

    Apr 23, 2019 at 12:53 AM
  12. Zephyr259 replied to the thread Show us your beer..

    Was the 1.009 fg taken before the dry hop? If so take another and see if it's fallen. I've been hearing on podcasts lately that getting...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 12:46 AM
  13. Zephyr259 replied to the thread Insanely Big Imperial Stout!.

    Nice! That's a brave take on. Doing this in the Grainfather is going to be a nightmare. ACBEV is probably on to something with combining...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 12:42 AM
  14. Zephyr259 replied to the thread Show us your beer..

    When did you add the dry hops?

    Apr 23, 2019 at 12:32 AM
  15. Zephyr259 liked strange-steve's post in the thread Westvleteren Blond.

    It might be interesting (in an unnecessary, very nerdy way) to track these over the next lot of batches and see if I can find some sort...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 6:56 PM