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Old 12-20-2012, 09:15 AM   #701
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Now now, you know that's not true. Considering I would spend $50 at Total Wine & more and only come home with maybe 18-20 12oz bottles I'd say I do save a fair ammount of money, unless you factor in the time & labor.


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Upon learning that I brew at home: "Oh, is it cheaper that way?"

My response: "Brewing your own to save money on beer is like buying a boat to save money on fish"
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Old 12-20-2012, 10:29 AM   #702
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Hello can any one help me, it's my first home brew and I've went for lager beer, how long should it ferment for? And would it make much difference to the flavour if I didn't rinse the steriliser solution off my equipment properly or could this do me damage? If possible could you rite me a guide step by step what to do as I'm confused off reading so much off the net, how long will it take to ferment, do I bottle str8 after and leave? Is so how long or do I leave in barrel for a week? Thanks
maybe troll

maybe stupid

but, as a n00b myself, I've probably asked these very same questions in the Beginners' threads.

they're read, not overheard, but they are definitely funny things said about beer; how does this NOT fit THIS thread?
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Old 12-20-2012, 10:32 AM   #703
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they're read, not overheard, but they are definitely funny things said about beer; how does this NOT fit THIS thread?
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Old 12-20-2012, 10:23 PM   #704
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From Stone Brewing's website:
[INDENT]Arrogant Bastard Ale
This is an aggressive ale. You probably won’t like it. It is quite doubtful that you have the taste or sophistication...
Well that is pretty arrogant
My question is why would the waitress give him IIPA after he askec for a busch lite?
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Old 12-20-2012, 10:35 PM   #705
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Old 12-20-2012, 11:14 PM   #706
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Let's face it, if she had handed him Levitation he wouldn't have liked that either. If it's worth doing, it's worth overdoing...

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If it's worth doing, it's worth overdoing...
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If it ain't broke, you're not trying hard enough. -Red Green


...you can't give the one quote without the other.
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Upon learning that I brew at home: "Oh, is it cheaper that way?"

My response: "Brewing your own to save money on beer is like buying a boat to save money on fish"
Holy scaly-manfish... best analogy EVAR! MOAR PLAEZ!
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Holy scaly-manfish... best analogy EVAR! MOAR PLAEZ!
I like to plink at the gun range. Picked up a little 380 and thought it would be cheaper to reload. Bought brass, powder, primers, a press, scale, dies, etc.. yeah it saved me a ton of money per round. At least half the cost.

With commercial ammo, I'd shoot 50 rounds a month. With my cheaper reloads, I was shooting 200. So much for it being cheaper.

I tried to rationalize homebrewing to myself with the cost argument. You'd think I learned something. Fail. Now I just drink more beer.
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