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  • Caught the bug in the summer of 2011...My "brewery" is called Pilgrim Abbey. I like to brew with anyone in the south shore of Mass, so drop me a line if you want to get together.
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  • Posted in thread: Managing production of noticeable alcohols on 04-27-2016 at 06:31 PM
    I would not recommend over pitching; it can lead to fusel production.Agreed. Always pitch the
    proper rates, it will be a lot for a big beer anyway.Some oxygen and yeast nutrient won't hurt

  • Posted in thread: Managing production of noticeable alcohols on 04-27-2016 at 04:58 PM
    I brew big beers almost exclusively (9-14%) as I only have 1 homebrew a day. Mine are quite
    deceptive.Low fermentation tempsBalanced grain bill.High mash temp if you use sugars/adjuncts
    to keep bodyLi...

  • Posted in thread: Which San Diego Craft brewery is next to go nationwide? on 04-26-2016 at 10:56 AM
    We got a one-time distribution of Modern Times here in Mass a few months ago. Green Flash is

  • Posted in thread: Aging of Barleywine on 04-22-2016 at 09:19 PM
    What temp do you cellar at?58. A little high but I'm not buying a dedicated fridge.

  • Posted in thread: Should I believe the IBUs on Beersmith on 04-14-2016 at 01:57 PM
    I don't like BS whirlpool IBU system. I set all flameout/WP additions as a 1 minute addition.

  • Posted in thread: 1/2 bbl - custom electric nanobrew system - expandable & lightly used on 04-14-2016 at 11:21 AM
    I assume the control panel can run 2 elements at the same time? pm me if interested in selling
    the control panel separate. Why does it look like it caught on fire on the outside?Noticed that
    as well

  • Posted in thread: New IPA Style? on 04-14-2016 at 11:19 AM
    My buddy did a seafood porter. Boiled lobsters and clams, then used the water to brew a batch.
    Never tasted it but it was quite a brew day, good eats.Personally, I find the idea repulsive,
    but to each...

  • Posted in thread: Welp... My year is still going well. Scored Sam Adams Utopias on 04-14-2016 at 11:17 AM
    I got a 2007 for helping the in-laws pack up to move. Well worth it.

  • Posted in thread: Trillium Artaic Clone on 04-14-2016 at 11:16 AM
    Hven't had the recent batch but that is one good beer IMO. Why are you waiting in line? Old
    brewery or the new one?

  • Posted in thread: What hops go wth Munich malt? on 04-12-2016 at 10:49 AM
    Long Trail is doing a SMaSH series. They just released a munich/equinox that was very tasty.
    Not hoppy at all though, malt really shined. So any hop similar works well.

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