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  • Wisconsin
  • Software Engineer
  • I always had an interest in everything to do with beer, learning about the types of beer, the tastes, and I love to drink it. The last piece of the puzzle was to learn how to make it. ---- I want to become skilled enough at making beer to be creative with it. I'm not a chemist by any stretch of the imagination, but I want to know enough about what each of the components does that I can be creative and make truly unique beer.
  • Wheat
  • Maple Brown Ale, Weizenbock, Nut Brown Ale
  • Male
  • Married


  • Posted in thread: Martian Matter Maple Brown Ale on 04-09-2010 at 02:16 PM
    I decided to keep it simple for my first maple beer, because I'm a little new to the brew
    process. Plus, I was given sap and didn't have a lot of time to put something together.So I
    decided to make an...

  • Posted in thread: Top Up Water Into Secondary on 03-31-2010 at 05:03 PM
    Thanks for the quick reply, I think I'm going to try it without topping up. I actually thought
    about adding an even more fortified maple sap (maybe 4:1 or so) because I'm afraid starting
    with 2:1 sap ...

  • Posted in thread: Top Up Water Into Secondary on 03-31-2010 at 04:48 PM
    I have been reading what I can find about topping up your beer between primary and secondary to
    get back to 5 gallons. Some people use this as standard practice, some think it to be appalling
    due to t...

  • Posted in thread: Martian Matter Maple Brown Ale on 03-26-2010 at 06:19 PM
    Caine,I noticed that you posted this thread during last year's maple season, have you decided
    to make this particular recipe again this year? I'm considering making a Maple Brown Ale and
    I'm looking f...

CaPPiN Brewmaster - The Thinker Monkey Brains Brewing Primary: Wheat Secondary: Conditioning: Maple Brown Ale, Weizenbock Kegged: Bottled: Nut Brown Ale Planning: Raspberry Hefeweizen, Amber, Amber Bock "I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day." Frank Sinatra [1915 - 1998]