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Old 07-13-2012, 01:21 AM   #1
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Default How NOT to Brew - Chapter 3: The Chill

Go ahead, count the mistakes in this video. Feel free to laugh at my stupidity, it's OK.


Disclaimer: this is several years ago. I don't use the pool, the pool noodle / duct tape assy, that pot, or that glass carboy anymore (broke the carboy in the pool, no big surprise there). I now have a pump, and Marlee doesn't lick my carboys.

Found this video while going through old family footage.
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Old 07-13-2012, 01:36 AM   #2
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ai think the pool was a great idea. But why didn't you just pour some of the wort out before adding the yeast? Good flick either way. :0)

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Old 07-13-2012, 01:38 AM   #3
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Well, just let the blow-off tube empty into the pool, and I'm sure it'll be fine

How many times did you lose a whole batch into the pool using that set up? Haha.

Thanks for the laugh

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Old 07-13-2012, 01:40 AM   #4
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But why didn't you just pour some of the wort out before adding the yeast?
me dumb. I was pretty nooby. Believe me, I cringe at the things I see myself do in that video.
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Old 07-13-2012, 01:46 AM   #5
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Easily the best home brew video I've seen. Takes balls to make that stuff public.

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Old 07-13-2012, 01:46 AM   #6
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Wow. How high were you when you shot that video?

Cheers!

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And how's your back, man? Mine started to twinge when you plucked the pot out of the pool and was in full ache watching you hold it over the carboy.

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Old 07-13-2012, 01:54 AM   #8
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The thing that confused me the most is that you were "experienced" enough to have a big ass flask and make yeast starters but not experienced enough to care out your dog licking the bunghole?

cheers, thanks for the laughs.
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That's a great lookin' starter though.

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Old 07-13-2012, 01:58 AM   #10
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the Benny Hill music made it bad arse. like.. hell yes I did that

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