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Cascade vs. Galaxy
« on: June 16, 2019, 03:36:28 PM »
I've been meaning to play around with some split batches for a while, and I just got around to buying a pair of 3 gallon kegs.  Friday night I kegged a batch of APA and dry hopped half with 2 oz. of Cascade and half with 2 oz. of Galaxy.

I've never used Galaxy before.  They smell like my cat peed into a bag of Citra - should be interesting.

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Cascade vs. Galaxy
« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2019, 03:39:56 PM »
I brewed a Golden Ale a while back and used Galaxy. I really enjoyed it. I don’t recall any cat pee flavor.


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Re: Cascade vs. Galaxy
« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2019, 03:41:31 PM »
.  I’m a big fan of cascade, and sold all the remaining galaxy I had a few months ago - I know it’s the new “it” hop but after trying to like it I finally singled it out to be why I didn’t like certain ipas.  Hopefully you like it though!


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Re: Cascade vs. Galaxy
« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2019, 06:25:28 PM »
If my cat peed on my hops, I probably wouldn't call it "interesting."  (I'm just glad she can't read this and get any ideas.)  But I both can detect the "cat pee" note in some hops, and also like it in the right situation (but not always.)    Look forward to your assessment.
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