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Offline HoosierBrew

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Re: Red Ale Recipe Critique
« Reply #15 on: August 14, 2013, 04:13:25 PM »
I got her really enjoying stouts, porters, and reds though... Miller lite now tastes like piss... So it's not a complete failure... She now considers herself a beer snob lol... Just nota hop snip haha
I'd settle for my wife liking stouts, porters, and reds in a heartbeat. That's what turned me into a damn fruit beer expert! The only non-fruit beers she'll drink are weizen, wit, and maybe saison. Baby steps !
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Re: Red Ale Recipe Critique
« Reply #16 on: August 14, 2013, 05:36:41 PM »
I got her really enjoying stouts, porters, and reds though... Miller lite now tastes like piss... So it's not a complete failure... She now considers herself a beer snob lol... Just nota hop snip haha
I'd settle for my wife liking stouts, porters, and reds in a heartbeat. That's what turned me into a damn fruit beer expert! The only non-fruit beers she'll drink are weizen, wit, and maybe saison. Baby steps !

That's the truth! Baby steps are progress. I never mind making up a batch for her taste as undoubtedly there will be some BMC drinkers that wander by and benefit from a palate opening experience. Good luck!

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Re: Red Ale Recipe Critique
« Reply #17 on: August 16, 2013, 08:36:47 PM »
The brew day went well. I'm liking the color. Even though this isn't my favorite style, I'm lanxious to try it... It's something different, so the anticipation is there!
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Re: Red Ale Recipe Critique
« Reply #18 on: August 16, 2013, 09:20:38 PM »
Saw this too late. For my Irish Red I only hop with 60 min hops to balance as I see it as a malty style. MO for sure and 004 will be great. Enjoy.