Last Activity:08-22-2013 1:54 PM
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Posted in thread: Kickstarter sucks on 08-22-2013 at 03:28 PM
I'm at work right now, so I can't go digging for it, but Amanda Palmer did a TED talk a couple
of months back about putting her album on kickstarter. It was pretty interesting. Anyone else
able to put...
Posted in thread: Old Timer Sayings on 08-21-2013 at 08:09 PM
Grandmother used to say about people she didn't like..."They can go suck eggs!"
Posted in thread: Mead by Christmas? on 08-21-2013 at 04:08 PM
I've given meads for Christmas gifts the last two years. The rule I tell everyone is that they
can't open it until the following Thanksgiving...
Posted in thread: Chili: Discuss on 08-15-2013 at 10:15 PM
Beans! Soak them overnight in a bath of Ghost Face Killah from Twisted Pine. Good stuff.
Posted in thread: How have you injured yourself brewing? on 08-15-2013 at 05:42 PM
Was taking a gravity reading to see if a beer had finished fermenting. On the way back to the
cabinet to put it away, I dropped the hydrometer. And of course, I had no shoes on. Pulling
shards of glas...
Posted in thread: Is my boiling setup too meager? on 08-14-2013 at 04:17 PM
I've done it on a gas stove, but yeah... had to balance it between two burners going at the
same time to get enough heat going. Not exactly all that safe. Turkey Fryer setup is definitely
a better way...
Posted in thread: The single best beer bar in your state? on 08-14-2013 at 04:14 PM
Colorado- kind of a big fan of Colorado Plus. Beer bar up in Wheat Ridge that has over 50 taps
of Colorado beer only. They also brew a few of their own things including Monkey Brain, a
banana cream st...
Posted in thread: Red hibiscus mead... bee swarm almost stopped me. on 08-12-2013 at 08:31 PM
When I was a kid, we had a swarm like that stop across the street for a few days. Not exactly a
fun time.The mead sound pretty good though. Interested to see how it turns out.
Posted in thread: Keep One, Drop One - Word Game on 08-12-2013 at 08:27 PM
Posted in thread: Bottling Mead Questions on 08-12-2013 at 08:26 PM
I'd recommend using the oxygen barrier caps at least if you're going to just cap. Swingtops and
wax dipping are also a decent way to go. My personal choice is using the zorks- easy to use and