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Hiney The Other

Hiney The Other is my attempt at cloning Russian River’s Pliny the Elder (PTE) Imperial India Pale Ale. PTE is one of my favorite …

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Hiney The Other – Day 1

After about 24 hours, the yeast is doing its thing, and the wort is forming a nice creamy foam head, called a krausen. More …

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Hiney The Other – Day 8

In the days since my last check, a huge krausen formed that came out the blowout tube, and into the sanitizer. This is one of …

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Hiney the Other – Day 15

Moved the brew to a secondary carboy today. ABV stands at about 8%, and flavor is good. I’m going to let it sit for another …

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Hiney The Other – Day 22

Dry Hop Day!! I took a 1gal paint strainer bag, soaked it in vodka to sanitize, added 1-3/4 oz each of Simcoe, Centennial, and Nugget …

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Hiney The Other – Day 35

Bottling Day!!

I got together my bottles, Starsan sanitizer, priming sugar solution, bottling carboy, trub/hop filter and got to work.

I make my priming solution …

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Hiney The Other – Day 50

Tasting Day!!

I put a bottle in the fridge in the early morning, and waited until about 5pm for the taste.

Poured into a standard …

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