SheppyBrewhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/Homebrewing website for SheppyBrew Nano-Brewery.en-usTue, 10 Jun 2003 04:00:00 GMThttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoSheppyBrewhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/Tue, 10 Jun 2003 09:41:01 GMThttp://www.sheppybrew.com/rss/RSSHandler.ashxSheppySheppyBrew Brew MasterSheppyComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#comment2969Such hoppy goodness. Piney. Citrus. Yummy ?? 9/24/2020 7:50:25 PM2969#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2968Kegged in the torpedo. Put into the Pancho cooler. 9/24/2020 7:45:03 PM2968#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoGalena Dave's Pale Lagerhttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165&d=09_24_2020My brother-in-law Dave grabbed wild hops from his yard and let me have some. Making a beer to try these out.9/24/2020 7:12:00 PM165#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165-09/24/2020http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2967Took a gravity sample. 1.011 FG. Nice fruity hop flavor. Maybe a bit of earthy aroma that doesnt come through in the taste. Pale gold color. Not clear. 9/24/2020 10:15:45 AM2967#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2966Tilt says 1.004 at 69. Can keg this anytime. 9/23/2020 12:19:25 PM2966#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2965Tilt saus 1.004 at 69. 9/23/2020 12:18:40 PM2965#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#comment2964Fermentation seems about done already. Seems fairly clear. 9/23/2020 12:17:47 PM2964#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#comment2963Carbonation good now. Love the hop flavor. Go Nuggets. 9/22/2020 8:06:02 PM2963#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoWill-o'-Wisp Pumpkin Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95&d=09_21_2020My world-famous pumpkin ale. Brewed because the Beer Model (aka my wife) ordered me to do so.9/21/2020 10:21:23 AM95#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95-09/21/2020http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#comment2962Brew day went well yesterday. I did have to run off to get propane, but the Beer Model was able to manage the process without me. The OG was pretty much right on plan.9/21/2020 10:20:37 AM2962#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#comment2961Poured a couple beers. Needs more co2, but such a yummy beer. 9/19/2020 4:07:49 PM2961#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#comment2960The beer model picked up ingredients. Brew day Sunday.9/18/2020 1:36:27 PM2960#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoOne Hundred Hoppy Brown Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100&d=09_18_2020This is the beer with an ID of 100 on the SheppyBrew website. For a such a milestone, I thought I would need a special beer. 9/18/2020 1:03:50 PM100#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100-09/18/2020http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#comment2959Kegged. OMG, the sample of this was spectacular. So much piney citrus hop flavor and aroma. FG was right at planned 1.013.9/18/2020 12:46:32 PM2959#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2958Tilt says 1.011 at 61 degrees. Forgot to switch water bottles again last night, but was going to turn off temp control anyway. 9/18/2020 7:18:47 AM2958#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2957Forgot to switch out ice bottles last night and the temperature was 58 this morning. That is ok since I was planning on turning off temperature control completely tomorrow. For now, set the controller to 58. 1.021. Still bubbling.9/17/2020 6:02:26 AM2957#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#comment2956Mixed a tincture.. 4 tbsp pumpkin pie spice in a cup of vodka. 9/16/2020 6:22:39 PM2956#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2954Tilt says 1.028 at 55. Still bubbling pretty good. 9/16/2020 6:35:48 AM2954#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2953Tilt says 1.035 at 55. Apparently, I forgot to change out ice bottles today. That's ok, moved the set point to 55. 9/15/2020 7:33:39 PM2953#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#comment2952Time to start thinking about brewing this again.9/15/2020 6:18:53 AM2952#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=95#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2951Tilt says 1.042 at 52. Setting Anvil to 53. 9/15/2020 5:25:15 AM2951#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2950Started bubbling sometime overnight. Tilt says 1.049 at 51 degrees. Raising anvil controller to 52. 9/14/2020 6:56:34 AM2950#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2949Brew day went well. Into fermentor around 9. Cleaned up shortly after. Pitched 9:45 at 59 tilt and 53 anvil. OG right at expected 1.054. 9/13/2020 8:48:01 AM2949#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2948About 8 oz of Dave's hops. That's a lot. 9/13/2020 3:47:45 AM2948#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoLithuanian Strong Pale Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com?09_11_2020My homebrew version of Colorado Strong brewed with a Lithuanian Farmhouse yeast.9/11/2020 4:02:04 PM177#-09/11/2020http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#comment2947Dry hopped into primary. 9/11/2020 3:46:57 PM2947#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#comment2946Tilt says 1.009. Kraussen fallen quite a bit. Fermentation is likely just about done. 9/11/2020 12:44:29 PM2946#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#comment2945Tilt says 1.011. 71 degrees. Still lots of kraussen, but not much bubbling. Can smell hop aroma out of airlock. ??9/10/2020 6:12:24 PM2945#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#comment2944Should be getting Dave's hops today via USPS. Ordered the rest of the ingredients. Should brew this weekend.9/8/2020 1:57:24 PM2944#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=165#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoGalena Dave's Pale Lager (previous batches)http://www.sheppybrew.com?09_08_20209/8/2020 1:44:14 PM179#-09/08/2020http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#comment2943Brew day went well. OG 1.060 ... Right on. 9/6/2020 6:51:47 PM2943#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=100#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2941Lithuanian blew tonight. 9/5/2020 7:41:24 PM2941#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2940Certainly not the same as my original Colorado strong. Drier. The hops pop more. The yeast flavor factors in. I don't think it is as good as co strong, but tasty enough to enjoy. 9/3/2020 5:14:45 AM2940#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2939Vail trip pretty much wiped out Lithuanian lovin'8/30/2020 11:20:27 AM2939#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2938Added rest of dry hops to keg. Another shot of CO2. Sample nice and hoppy. Perhaps a bit like a brut, but good. Needs more carbonation. 8/30/2020 11:19:29 AM2938#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2937Drinking Lituanian Farmhouse in Vail. So Guuud. 8/28/2020 5:55:36 PM2937#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2936Kegged. 1.006. Chilling in beer fridge under pressure.8/27/2020 3:14:15 PM2936#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=16#comment2934Keg blew during Avalanche game. Wonderfully smooth black beer. Not a great game so far. 8/26/2020 8:05:37 PM2934#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=16#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2933Tilt at 1.004 all day. 87. Took inside from garage. Will probably keg tomorrow. 8/26/2020 6:36:48 PM2933#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2932Tilt says 1.004 at 84. Still some bubbling, so I'll leave in garage for now. 8/26/2020 6:09:46 AM2932#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoLithuanian Lovin' Summer Lovin' Wheathttp://www.sheppybrew.com?08_25_2020Double batch of Summer Lovin' Wheat (sort of). Half fermented with US05. Half fermented with Lithuanian Farmhouse yeast.8/25/2020 9:27:04 AM176#-08/25/2020http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2931Tilt says 1.012 at 85 degrees. Still bubbling, butI expect this will be done fermenting today. 8/25/2020 6:14:04 AM2931#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2930Tilt says 1.036 at 84. Added in a little more than half the dry hops. 8/24/2020 6:10:15 AM2930#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2929Brew day went well. 1.053 OG a bit low, but not enough to bother me. Pitched at 78. Letting her rip. Will dry hop tomorrow. Split off a pint of the starter for a future batch. 8/23/2020 10:32:58 AM2929#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2928Kegged sl. More orange flavor. Probably due to the orange zest added. FG at 1.008. I think the neer model is really going to like this beer. 8/23/2020 7:14:02 AM2928#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2927Started a starter. 8/22/2020 6:12:12 PM2927#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#comment2926Killed the keg last night. Time to fill the keg with something else. 8/22/2020 4:09:46 PM2926#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoSveikas Lithuanian Farmhouse Alehttp://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175&d=08_21_2020First beer using a Lithuanian Farmhouse yeast that I got from Great Frontier brewing company.8/21/2020 4:51:21 PM175#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175-08/21/2020http://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#comment2925Bought ingredients today. Planning to brew on Sunday.8/21/2020 3:49:07 PM2925#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=177#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2924Summer Livin clearing up nicely. Ready to keg any time. Lithuanian seems pretty well carbonated. Ready to drink any time ??8/21/2020 10:24:03 AM2924#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2923Added orange zest of 1 orange to SL. About 3 oz. 8/18/2020 8:37:56 PM2923#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2922Kegged the Lithuanian. Tastes fairly clean to me. 8/18/2020 7:36:03 PM2922#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2921Took a hydrometer sample of the LituanianFarmhouse. Calling the FG 1.006. I think clarity is ok for kegging. Nice flavor. A little pepper. A little citrus. Tastes pretty dry. 8/18/2020 10:49:02 AM2921#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2920Tilt is reading 0.998 at 76. Sample isn't real clear yet, but I hope to keg tonight. US05 still going. 8/18/2020 7:55:02 AM2920#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2919Added coriander to us05 fermentor. 8/17/2020 10:32:30 AM2919#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2918Tilt says 1.002 at 85. Bubbling has pretty much stopped. SL going pretty strong at 64. 8/17/2020 6:00:47 AM2918#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2917Carbonation about right. Great beer. 8/16/2020 6:17:25 AM2917#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2915Added .5 oz of ground coriander to Lithuanian fermentor. Tilt reads 1.017 at 87 degrees. Summer Lovin still not going yet. 8/16/2020 6:16:08 AM2915#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#comment2914Switched brew day to Saturday yesterday. Brewed with the Beer Model. Had to pick up ingredients and Got started late, but everything went real well. Had the Lithuanian in fermentor by 2pm. Was going strong in couple of hours. Summer Lovin slower to start. 8/16/2020 1:54:40 AM2914#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=176#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2913Carbing slowly but surely. Petty good clarity. Beautiful amber to redish brown color. Flavor is reminiscent of the French Saison, but perhaps a bit cleaner. Maybe just a touch of pepper. Nice citrus esters. A bit of lemon maybe. I am thinking this would compliment the citrusy hops of my Colorado Strong Pale Ale. Really pleased with this beer. 8/14/2020 2:22:58 PM2913#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2912Kegged last night. Yeast had really flocculated quite a bit since original sample. Yummy sample. Not sure how to describe the esters. Cleaner than you'd expect after fermenting in the 90s, but certainly some fruitiness. Hydrometer was at 1.010. In kegerator carbing at 20psi. 8/13/2020 2:59:29 AM2912#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2911Took a sample. Very yeasty still. Like the flavor, though. Might have to let settle before kegging. 8/12/2020 7:53:38 AM2911#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2910Tilt 1.008. 80 degrees. Moved from garage to the kitchen. Also put co2 balloon on air lock to prevent oxygen suck back. 8/12/2020 7:41:06 AM2910#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=16#comment2909Game 1 of the Stanley Cup playoffs vs the Vegas Knights. Delicious beer. 8/11/2020 8:02:08 PM2909#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=16#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2908Tilt has been at 1.009 most of the day. Last couple of readings at 1.008. 84ish degrees.8/11/2020 4:45:36 PM2908#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2907Tilt says 1.009 at 82 degrees. Bubbling slowed, but still going. Keg by Thursday? We'll see. 8/11/2020 5:50:56 AM2907#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2906Brew day yesterday went well. Pitched at 82 degrees, and put it in my garage. Fermentation took off almost immediately and the temp got up to 91 degrees. This morning, the gravity is already down to 1.024, although the tilt jumps around quite a bit. Temperature was at 88 this morning.8/10/2020 6:47:55 AM2906#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2904Beer model killed the keg yesterday evening.8/10/2020 6:42:58 AM2904#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=172#comment2903Killed the keg might brew this again. 8/8/2020 4:47:17 PM2903#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=172#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2902Picked up the ingredients today. 8/6/2020 4:34:50 PM2902#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#comment2901Ordered ingredients today. 8/5/2020 7:41:00 PM2901#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=175#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=172#comment2900Really like the hop flavor of this beer. 8/5/2020 7:40:29 PM2900#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=172#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2899Was a hit at my son's graduation party over the weekend. Probably not a whole lot left. 8/5/2020 7:36:42 PM2899#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2898Kegged yesterday. Hydrometer reading puts the FG at 1.010. Flavor is awesome, but not very clear at all. Was planning on drinking / sharing this weekend. Not sure that is enough time to clear up.7/29/2020 8:32:12 AM2898#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2897Tilt has been at 1.009 for the past couple days. Going to call fermentation done. Now I just need a keg. 7/27/2020 8:02:45 AM2897#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2896Tilt 1.012 at 58. Unplugged the cooling pump. I expect that this beer should be almost done. Maybe another couple points. 7/25/2020 12:41:58 AM2896#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2895Tilt 1.014 57. Set to 58. Will probably stop cooling by end of day. 7/24/2020 6:48:21 AM2895#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2894Tilt says 1.017 at 56. Moving temp up another degree.7/23/2020 5:53:37 PM2894#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#comment2893Nice session beer. I'd sort of like to rebrew this with longer mash, whirlflock and less Calcium Chloride.7/23/2020 5:49:07 PM2893#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=172#comment2892Flow out of tap has been fairly low. Popped open keg, took out hop sleeve, ran brush through dip tube, and put filter on tube. Flow improved, but foamy. Will let it settle some and try again. Yummy hop flavors. Probably have about 1 to 1.5 gallons left. 7/23/2020 1:31:28 PM2892#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=172#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2891Tilt 1.023. 55. Raised set point to 56. 7/23/2020 6:10:44 AM2891#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2890Afternoon ... 1.028. 55. Setting Anvil to 55. 7/22/2020 2:50:45 PM2890#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2889Tilt says 1.030, 54. Anvil turned up another degree to 54. 7/22/2020 6:00:51 AM2889#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2888Tilt says 1.039 at 53. Anvil still at 52. Raising 1 degree to 53. 7/21/2020 6:04:51 AM2888#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2887Brew day went well yesterday after getting the starter and mash going. Wind died down and didn't affect the boil. Got to exactly 1.047. Yeast was pitched by 10AM. Anvil cooled to 48 by end of night, but rose overnight to 53. Changed ice and set to 52. Tilt 1.045 at 56. Starting to see a little bubbling in air lock. 7/20/2020 6:52:08 AM2887#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=16#comment2886Another taste side-by-side with 1554. Now, has a much thicker, creamer, longer lasting head than 1554. Perhaps a more smooth creamy flavor, but not sure I'd pick that up in blind triangle. Probably not. The important thing ... Yummy beer. ??7/19/2020 4:29:05 PM2886#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=16#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2885Brew day today started slow. Had to get a starter going. Challenge getting strike water right. Windy. Things going good now. 7/19/2020 4:16:19 AM2885#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#comment2884Kegged. 1.010 FG. LIke the color, but not real clear. Nice hop presence. Water may be a bit of a mineral flavor. Seems like it will be a nice beer at 3.3% ABV.7/18/2020 7:42:18 AM2884#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2883Carbonation is fine now. Beer is ready to drink and delicious. ??7/17/2020 2:23:30 PM2883#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#comment2882Seems to be done. Love the color. Will keg soon. 7/16/2020 8:26:47 AM2882#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#comment2881Pretty much no kraussen or airlock movement. There are tiny co2 bubbles rising through the beer, though. 72 degrees. I'm wishing I put in the tilt in this one. 7/15/2020 9:48:58 AM2881#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#comment2880Fermentation already slowing down. Temp strip says 72. 7/14/2020 7:34:11 AM2880#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#comment2879Brew day yesterday went quick. Done by 8am. Fermentation going today. 64 degrees. 7/13/2020 5:56:49 AM2879#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#comment2878Brrw day tomorrow. 7/11/2020 5:51:47 PM2878#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=173#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=172#comment2877Compared to Grist's version tonight. Still think mine is my favorite, but Grist is my 2nd favorite. 7/11/2020 5:51:13 PM2877#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=172#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=16#comment2876Did the side-by-side with 1554. Honestly not sensing anything different. Great beer. ??7/11/2020 5:49:21 PM2876#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=16#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=170#comment2875Almost gone. So delicious. Really no blackberry ... But I'm not sure that is a bad thing. 7/11/2020 5:47:54 PM2875#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=170#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#comment2874I know I just brewed this ... but I want to get it on tap again for my son's graduation party. Hope I have enough time.7/10/2020 11:18:11 AM2874#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=127#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2873Took a sample. Delicious. Maybe not as hoppy as I remember, but that is ok. Carbonation not right yet. Bumped up the psi in kegerator to about 20psi.7/10/2020 11:10:20 AM2873#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icoComment: http://www.sheppybrew.com/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#comment2872Kegged. 1.004 FG. Sample tasted exactly how I would expect this beer to taste. Yum ??7/7/2020 4:59:39 PM2872#/recipes/recipe.aspx?id=92#commentshttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.icohttp://www.sheppybrew.com/images/beer.ico