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Posted in thread: Canadian Roll Call!! on 11-03-2012 at 03:46 PM
I'm in the Brandon area now, but for Winnipeg, Grape and Grain on Osborne. it's co-located with
Game Knight Games, so don't walk away if you spot the geeky game store, just go in the door and
to the l...
Posted in thread: Off flavours in major commercial beer on 07-23-2011 at 12:03 AM
Okay, so before I start I know many of you will jump all over a few aspects of this, but bear
with me. My wife is recently back to beer drinking after a few pregnancies and a period of
nursing, so I p...
Posted in thread: Support your local homebrew shop? on 06-07-2011 at 04:30 PM
...dude, they got worse since I was last there. I got S-05 and WB-06 in sealed packs, and I've
bot smack packs a number of times from them. I agree that the prices are horrific though. I
have had to g...
Posted in thread: Kiss ag?? on 05-19-2011 at 09:14 PM
+1 for Eds Haus Pale Ale... easy and makes great summer beer
Posted in thread: Newcomer from Saskatoon on 04-29-2011 at 05:47 AM
Hey, always good to see people here who don't only regard watermelons as food!
Posted in thread: Op Overkill....AKA motorize my mill! on 04-14-2011 at 05:00 AM
I was wondering what your handle was on here... you need photos of your hopper
Posted in thread: Does priming sugar dry a beer? on 04-14-2011 at 04:43 AM
BYO's website has really good resources on amounts and types of priming sugar per style. I've
never found that the priming sugar has had much effect on the flavour or body. I used DME to
prime for a w...
Posted in thread: New Brewer looking for advice tips ect on 04-14-2011 at 04:39 AM
I'd highly recommend hopping the works. Hops added early in the boil add bitterness which
balances the sweetness of the malt while hops added later add flavour and hops at the end of
the boil or later...
Posted in thread: Fermenter bucket - Not a airtight seal on 04-14-2011 at 04:26 AM
If you're just using it to primary it shouldn't be a huge problem. Biggest issue will be that
you can't watch the airlock bubble if the lid is leaking a lot. If you pitch enough healthy
yeast at the p...
Posted in thread: hops question on 05-23-2010 at 04:50 AM
Yes. Likely. Centennial and cascade are often described as having a floral, citrus or even
moderately strong grapefruit flavour.