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Posted in thread: 5 years into this great hobby and I feel like giving up on 11-25-2014 at 01:44 PM
I love a happy ending!
Posted in thread: Used Mr. Beer to catch the bug now I want to move on. on 11-24-2014 at 02:20 PM
All good advice. I agree about the pot too, if you want 5 gallon grain batches, 40qt is a good
size. Check Amazon and HomeBrewFinds for good deals. Do you plan on using a burner, or a stove?
Be sure f...
Posted in thread: Beer Machine on 11-24-2014 at 01:54 PM
I don't own one. I considered it, but the Amazon reviews are more negative than positive.
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery IPA on 11-24-2014 at 02:16 AM
Another contender for my next brew. A big plus is already having the ingredients on hand.
Posted in thread: Raised the mash temp to 160 on 11-23-2014 at 02:06 PM
Posted in thread: Da Yooper's House Pale Ale on 11-23-2014 at 02:54 AM
If you adjusted for the higher IBUs, you should be fine. I often substitute hops, especially
bittering. And Centennial is a good sub for Cascade.
Posted in thread: Max grain bill question on 11-22-2014 at 02:20 PM
I've put over 16# in a nylon strainer, then lifted it out wet and much heavier. No problem (for
the strainer! :))
Posted in thread: Getting back into it after +10 years on 11-22-2014 at 02:15 PM
Sounds really good! My brother has a house with a basement apartment, including kitchen. My
"brewery" is the back yard, all equipment and stores in the basement. In winter I can brew in
the kitchen wh...
Posted in thread: and now for something different on 11-18-2014 at 02:05 PM
I was at a commercial craft brewery on Sunday. There were a number of kegs on pallets, maybe
half were plastic.
Posted in thread: What would be so wrong about seeing winners' competition scores? on 11-18-2014 at 02:01 PM
Those are great scores Cheese!And I agree, I'd like to know how far I am from medals. Even if
there were a ranking of all competitors without listing scores. Am I last, middle, or right
near the top?