Has anyone used cacao nibs in their stout? I’m thinking of adding them to the end of primary fermentation OR just before racking and bottling. Just not sure about the process. Any success stories out there?
I’m planning to brew up a Fergs oatmeal stout this weekend, using a wort kit (from Grain & Grape). I wanted to add coffee beans and cacao nibs to the brew. But wasn’t sure how to add them? At what stage and whether they should be added directly into the fermenter?
I’m leaning towards...
Howdy, I accidently used 1/2 amount of the bittering hops I should have in an oatmeal stout a couple months ago.
I thought it might be fine but since kegging I've had a few tastes and it's a no go. Too sweet and malty (not in a good way) .
Is there any way to bitter a beer that's finished...
Bought myself a cheap eBay heat belt
Just opened it and plugged her in, sits around 50 degrees. Constant power, not adjustable.
Brewing stout, so this belt sounds like it’s gonna boil it.
I'm keen to hear your experience from those of you who have used cacao nibs at the end of the boil. What flavours did you get, any flavours you didn't want to get etc.
I have some raw cacao nibs that I am going to roast tonight before brewing. Because I am putting the cacao nibs at the...
Hello everyone, been reading the forums vigorously the last month or so.
I have started brewing again after a 10 year pause. Did about 10 brews about 12 years ago. Now I'm mostly a wine drinker (make my own), and decided to make some stout for a change. Not interested in light coloured beer...
I am "Kit brewer".
About 45 years at it; kegs used, with controlled fermentation down to about 17 Deg C
I am a long time fan of stout, Guinness being my gold standard.
Time now for a change after a recent holiday in NZ where I tasted a superb Choc Stout.
I discovered the brewery concerned used...
Bought these kits from Brewmart Bayswater Perth... Sadly wont have time to brew them up.
Nothing has been opened, all hops and yeasts have been kept refrigerated.
Bought them on 14/6/2017 for $69.90
Selling for $50.00
Located in Gosnells, Perth.