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Posted in thread: First Brew finally tasted. Oh baby!! on 01-28-2016 at 08:25 PM
Congratulations and welcome to the obsession. Sounds like you did a great job. My first one,
while drinkable, was far from impressive. Had a few off flavors from fermenting a little too
warm. ( at tha...
Posted in thread: Easiest way to increase ABV in Brewer's Best Kit? on 01-28-2016 at 08:20 PM
4-5% is perfect for a mixed crowd. Stick with the kit and control your fermentation
temperatures.I suggest handing out strong mixed drinks if you goal is to just get people drunk
quickly.This is kind ...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 01-25-2016 at 02:44 PM
1209.5+ 5 gallons of Sierra Nevada Pale Ale clone+ 5 gallons of Flat Tire Clone=1219.51219.5+ 6
gallons of a centennial base APA______1225.5
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Giveaway - New v3 Kettle - You Pick The Size!! on 01-25-2016 at 02:42 PM
Sign me up, please.
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 01-24-2016 at 02:16 AM
Gonna brew a simple, sessional pale tomorrow. Marris Otter and a little bit of honey malt.
Going with Magnum for bitter, then .5 of centennial at 10, 5 and 0.I actually might throw a
tiny bit of Falco...
Posted in thread: Brew Supplies Poll - You deserve another beer for contributing. on 01-22-2016 at 03:33 PM
I get my grain and yeast from the local shop. I will also buy equipment like buckets,
siphoning, smaller things as well and carboys there when needed also. Their prices are fairly
Posted in thread: Beer Barrel Aged Whiskey on 01-21-2016 at 09:05 PM
I met a rep for this at Chicago Gourmet back in September. They had this there and were dishing
out plenty of it. Really tasty stuff, almost has a creaminess to it. Anyways, the story the rep
said is ...
Posted in thread: Home Brewing = Saving Money? on 01-21-2016 at 09:00 PM
Are you people that actually believe you are truly saving money from homebrewing just not
giving ANY value to the huge amount of your own time, labor, and space that this hoppy entails?
Im not sure I ...
Posted in thread: Finally opened the lid on my first batch and took a picture on 01-18-2016 at 08:49 PM
...Well I've let it sit with a weighted down piece of plastic, going with the CO2 positive
pressure sealant method, on top of the bucket since I brewed it on New Year's Eve.... What is
this method? Ge...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 01-18-2016 at 03:43 PM
5.5 stout + 5.5 Black IPA = 11 + 822 = 833833+ 6 gallons of my House Amber Ale___839 gallons