Spike Brewing 12.5 Conical Fermenter Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Community > General Chit Chat > A conversation with SWMBO

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-14-2009, 01:26 PM   #1
Madman
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Newark, DE
Posts: 1,646
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default A conversation with SWMBO

So, just before we fell asleep last night, SMBO and I had the following conversation:

Quote:
SWMBO: So, are all those bottles you cleaned ready for when the beer's done fermenting?

Me: No, they'll have to be sanitized before I bottle them.

SWMBO: How?

Me: Well, I'll put them in the over at 250 for about an hour and a half, let them cool, then cover the opening with foil.

SWMBO: Will you have enough bottles for both batches?

Me: I think so.

SWMBO: Well, I guess you can buy more empty bottles if you don't right?

Me: Yeah, and if I'm real lucky, I may find some bottles with beer already in them!

SWMBO: *cracks up then punches me in the arm* Ass!
Just thought I'd share
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by seanbaby, cracked.com
A study done by the National Center For Disease Control found that for every zombie survival plan you have, you are 100 percent less likely to have a sexually transmitted disease.
Quote:
Originally Posted by shecky
I am an oddly hirsute woman.
Madman is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-14-2009, 01:28 PM   #2
Revvy
Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Revvy's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: "Detroitish" Michigan
Posts: 40,804
Liked 2726 Times on 1634 Posts
Likes Given: 3485

Default

Funny...but you're not REALLY gonna go the oven sanitization route are you?

Such a waste of gas/or electricity...just get a vinator and some no-rinse and be done with it...

__________________

Like my snazzy new avatar? Get Sons of Zymurgy swag, here, and brew with the best.

Revvy's one of the cool reverends. He has a Harley and a t-shirt that says on the back "If you can read this, the bitch was Raptured. - Madman

I gotta tell ya, just between us girls, that Revvy is HOT. Very tall, gorgeous grey hair and a terrific smile. He's very good looking in person, with a charismatic personality... he drives like a ****ing maniac! - YooperBrew

Revvy is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-14-2009, 01:31 PM   #3
GilaMinumBeer
In yo' garage, steelin' yo parts.
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
GilaMinumBeer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Oblivion
Posts: 47,310
Liked 4687 Times on 4343 Posts
Likes Given: 57

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Revvy View Post
Funny...but you're not REALLY gonna go the oven sanitization route are you?

Such a waste of gas/or electricity...just get a vinator and some no-rinse and be done with it...

+1

Wash the glas in the dishwasher (assuming you have already removed any interior grunge) and spritz some StarSan down the bottles throat.
__________________
GilaMinumBeer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-14-2009, 01:40 PM   #4
Madman
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Newark, DE
Posts: 1,646
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Revvy View Post
Funny...but you're not REALLY gonna go the oven sanitization route are you?

Such a waste of gas/or electricity...just get a vinator and some no-rinse and be done with it...

Hm, that would give me a reason to go to the LHBS... I also need some PBW and Star San. And some priming sugar and caps. And to see if they sell better bottles.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by seanbaby, cracked.com
A study done by the National Center For Disease Control found that for every zombie survival plan you have, you are 100 percent less likely to have a sexually transmitted disease.
Quote:
Originally Posted by shecky
I am an oddly hirsute woman.
Madman is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-14-2009, 01:46 PM   #5
Revvy
Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Revvy's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: "Detroitish" Michigan
Posts: 40,804
Liked 2726 Times on 1634 Posts
Likes Given: 3485

Default

Skip the pbw and go get oxyclean...cheaper and imho works much better...save the extra couple bucks and buy a sixpack...er I mean do a quick bottle re-stock.

__________________

Like my snazzy new avatar? Get Sons of Zymurgy swag, here, and brew with the best.

Revvy's one of the cool reverends. He has a Harley and a t-shirt that says on the back "If you can read this, the bitch was Raptured. - Madman

I gotta tell ya, just between us girls, that Revvy is HOT. Very tall, gorgeous grey hair and a terrific smile. He's very good looking in person, with a charismatic personality... he drives like a ****ing maniac! - YooperBrew

Revvy is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-14-2009, 01:50 PM   #6
Madman
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Newark, DE
Posts: 1,646
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Thanks for the tip(s)!

Also, buying beer was a foregone conclusion. I mean, really, what do you take me for?

__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by seanbaby, cracked.com
A study done by the National Center For Disease Control found that for every zombie survival plan you have, you are 100 percent less likely to have a sexually transmitted disease.
Quote:
Originally Posted by shecky
I am an oddly hirsute woman.
Madman is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-14-2009, 02:02 PM   #7
EvilTOJ
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
EvilTOJ's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Portland, OR, Oregon
Posts: 6,466
Liked 35 Times on 29 Posts
Likes Given: 3

Default

Font's not nearly big enough for Billy Mays on that sign.

__________________

There is a very fine line between "hobby" and "mental illness."

EvilTOJ is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-14-2009, 02:41 PM   #8
Displaced MassHole
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: San Diego
Posts: 1,154
Liked 7 Times on 6 Posts

Default

I cant understand why anyone would go buy empty beer bottles, especially at the current prices. To me its almost like buying used condoms......a waste of money and someone already did the fun part.

__________________
Worthless Brewing Co.
The name says it all
Displaced MassHole is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-14-2009, 02:44 PM   #9
Revvy
Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Revvy's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: "Detroitish" Michigan
Posts: 40,804
Liked 2726 Times on 1634 Posts
Likes Given: 3485

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Displaced MassHole View Post
I cant understand why anyone would go buy empty beer bottles, especially at the current prices. To me its almost like buying used condoms......a waste of money and someone already did the fun part.
+1

i've also noticed that the ones from the lhbs that I got with my kit seem thinner in comparison to the ones I've acumulated...plus the previously used ones are darker as well...And some of them, like the Bud Amer Ale are really nifty looking.
__________________

Like my snazzy new avatar? Get Sons of Zymurgy swag, here, and brew with the best.

Revvy's one of the cool reverends. He has a Harley and a t-shirt that says on the back "If you can read this, the bitch was Raptured. - Madman

I gotta tell ya, just between us girls, that Revvy is HOT. Very tall, gorgeous grey hair and a terrific smile. He's very good looking in person, with a charismatic personality... he drives like a ****ing maniac! - YooperBrew

Revvy is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-14-2009, 02:56 PM   #10
IrregularPulse
Hobby Collector
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
IrregularPulse's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 42,438
Liked 2759 Times on 2710 Posts
Likes Given: 115

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Revvy View Post
+1

i've also noticed that the ones from the lhbs that I got with my kit seem thinner in comparison to the ones I've acumulated...plus the previously used ones are darker as well...And some of them, like the Bud Amer Ale are really nifty looking.
+1 to that! the empty ones definitely look like cheaper bottles ie thinner and lighter colored.
__________________
Tap Room Hobo

I should have stuck to four fingers in Vegas. :o - marubozo
IrregularPulse is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Conversation at my mother's house... bernerbrau General Chit Chat 686 02-23-2010 10:30 PM
Interesting Conversation with a Sierra Nevada Brewer whitefishbrewer Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 5 08-20-2009 04:57 PM
most bass-ackwards conversation ever taylornate General Beer Discussion 27 04-25-2009 03:52 AM
Conversation with my GF over Kegging and bottleing? (differences/questions)?? BADS197 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 17 07-09-2008 09:30 PM
George Fix Decoction Conversation Brewpastor General Techniques 13 03-29-2006 12:31 PM