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Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« on: October 10, 2015, 04:14:19 PM »
Just lit the fire! Brewing an American Pale Ale today. Going to be the start of a series of single hop pales I'm doing to try and nail down different hop characteristics.

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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2015, 04:19:08 PM »
Right on!  Brew day always a good day
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2015, 04:46:10 PM »
Not today, but in the next week I'm brewing a rye pils and an IPA.  The IPA will be a test of X17 experimental organic hops that I got ahold of.  They're a Magnum/Cascade cross and have a lot of tangerine/lemon/lime to them.
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2015, 05:00:12 PM »
Not today, but in the next week I'm brewing a rye pils and an IPA.  The IPA will be a test of X17 experimental organic hops that I got ahold of.  They're a Magnum/Cascade cross and have a lot of tangerine/lemon/lime to them.
Wow I want some

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Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #4 on: October 10, 2015, 05:06:36 PM »
Not today, but in the next week I'm brewing a rye pils and an IPA.  The IPA will be a test of X17 experimental organic hops that I got ahold of.  They're a Magnum/Cascade cross and have a lot of tangerine/lemon/lime to them.
Those sound delicious sir.
I'm starting this series with Cascades.

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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #5 on: October 10, 2015, 05:13:56 PM »
Not today, but in the next week I'm brewing a rye pils and an IPA.  The IPA will be a test of X17 experimental organic hops that I got ahold of.  They're a Magnum/Cascade cross and have a lot of tangerine/lemon/lime to them.
I'd love to get my hands on those. Do you know who is developing it (YCR, Haas, HBC, etc.)? Does it go by any other name? I'll have to keep a close eye on my usual sources and snap some up if it becomes available.
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #6 on: October 10, 2015, 05:17:43 PM »
No brewing here, I'm taking a dynamics midterm. It's killing me, the weather is perfect!
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #7 on: October 10, 2015, 05:22:03 PM »
Not today, but in the next week I'm brewing a rye pils and an IPA.  The IPA will be a test of X17 experimental organic hops that I got ahold of.  They're a Magnum/Cascade cross and have a lot of tangerine/lemon/lime to them.
I'd love to get my hands on those. Do you know who is developing it (YCR, Haas, HBC, etc.)? Does it go by any other name? I'll have to keep a close eye on my usual sources and snap some up if it becomes available.

Yeah, those sound nice.
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #8 on: October 10, 2015, 06:04:26 PM »
Not today, but in the next week I'm brewing a rye pils and an IPA.  The IPA will be a test of X17 experimental organic hops that I got ahold of.  They're a Magnum/Cascade cross and have a lot of tangerine/lemon/lime to them.
Wow I want some

Hoping they'll be available commercially next year.  A brewery I consult for got 10 lb. and gave me 1/2 lb. to play with.
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #9 on: October 10, 2015, 06:05:20 PM »
Not today, but in the next week I'm brewing a rye pils and an IPA.  The IPA will be a test of X17 experimental organic hops that I got ahold of.  They're a Magnum/Cascade cross and have a lot of tangerine/lemon/lime to them.
I'd love to get my hands on those. Do you know who is developing it (YCR, Haas, HBC, etc.)? Does it go by any other name? I'll have to keep a close eye on my usual sources and snap some up if it becomes available.

Much smaller scale...it's a grower named Pat Levy.  At this point, X17 is all it's called.
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #10 on: October 10, 2015, 06:13:41 PM »
Not today, but in the next week I'm brewing a rye pils and an IPA.  The IPA will be a test of X17 experimental organic hops that I got ahold of.  They're a Magnum/Cascade cross and have a lot of tangerine/lemon/lime to them.
I'd love to get my hands on those. Do you know who is developing it (YCR, Haas, HBC, etc.)? Does it go by any other name? I'll have to keep a close eye on my usual sources and snap some up if it becomes available.

Much smaller scale...it's a grower named Pat Levy.  At this point, X17 is all it's called.
It's great to hear that the little guys are able to do some innovation as well. Hopefully the resources are there to scale up production if it's a winner.
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #11 on: October 10, 2015, 07:51:34 PM »
I'm gonna do a Dr Rudi. Mosaic and galaxy pale ale.  Never used the Rudi.  Going all 3 at WP and dry hop. 

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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #12 on: October 10, 2015, 08:08:26 PM »
Not today, but in the next week I'm brewing a rye pils and an IPA.  The IPA will be a test of X17 experimental organic hops that I got ahold of.  They're a Magnum/Cascade cross and have a lot of tangerine/lemon/lime to them.
I'd love to get my hands on those. Do you know who is developing it (YCR, Haas, HBC, etc.)? Does it go by any other name? I'll have to keep a close eye on my usual sources and snap some up if it becomes available.

Much smaller scale...it's a grower named Pat Levy.  At this point, X17 is all it's called.
It's great to hear that the little guys are able to do some innovation as well. Hopefully the resources are there to scale up production if it's a winner.

Here's some info about the grower...

http://cfgrower.com/oregon-hop-grower-pat-leavy-influences-organic-hops-production/

http://thebrewstorian.tumblr.com/post/90067772386/my-trip-to-the-farm-meeting-patrick-leavy-and-the

http://theoregonhophouse.com/expertise.html
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #13 on: October 11, 2015, 04:29:49 AM »
As I write I'm brewing a Brown Porter--got 15 more minutes of boiling. It's after midnight, the wife and kids are asleep, I'm sampling a dunkleweisen, and I'll be beyond tired tomorrow. But I'm happy.

This will be my second porter this fall: brewed a smoked robust porter but am looking forward to a more traditional version.
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Re: Anyone brewing today 10/10/15?
« Reply #14 on: October 11, 2015, 12:20:25 PM »
Will be brewing my first California Common in many years tomorrow.  Then saving the yeast for a large baltic porter.  Should be a beautiful day here for Colombus Day.