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Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 12-27-2014 at 01:36 PM
Ordered a bunch of mad scientist gear so I can start a yeast bank - a bunch of autoclavable
vials with caps, inoculation loops, heat resistant syringes (to transfer hot wort/agar mixture
into the vial...
Posted in thread: building a water profile on 12-26-2014 at 04:34 PM
If the OP is making a cream ale with just light grains, I doubt the mash pH will get down to
5.1, and I'm pretty sure there won't be any need to add any alkalinity like pickling lime. If
anything, OP ...
Posted in thread: Who's smoking meat this weekend? on 12-26-2014 at 02:53 PM
Got a request for pulled pork for the Packers vs. Lions game on Sunday, so I'll throw a pork
butt on the WSM tomorrow night.
Posted in thread: Christmas dinner.....whatcha makin on 12-25-2014 at 06:18 PM
Thanks to a last-minute menu change at my parents' house last night, SWMBO and I acquired a two
rib roast. That's going on the WSM soon.
Posted in thread: What did Santa bring you? on 12-25-2014 at 03:10 PM
I have a birthday a couple days before Christmas, so I scored double. I received copies of
Yeast, Hops and Malt (to go with Water, which I read last year) and a very generous gift card
to Northern Bre...
Posted in thread: Christmas greeting on 12-25-2014 at 11:24 AM
God bless us every one, and Merry Christmas, you beautiful old Building and Loan!
Posted in thread: Christmas dinner.....whatcha makin on 12-24-2014 at 07:32 PM
Nothin'. For the first time since maybe 1997 or so, I'm neither the cook for Thanksgiving nor
for Christmas. (It's not a commentary on my cooking, just a coincidence.) Usually, I'm the cook
for both h...
Posted in thread: Dual Regulator - Good Idea or Wasted Money? on 12-24-2014 at 07:05 PM
I have the same model and love it. Right now in the keg fridge, I have root beer at 25 psi and
an English bitter at 10. Can't do that without a dual body. Cheers!
Posted in thread: Why not when force carb? on 12-24-2014 at 03:44 PM
I've never tried it, but does the gas QD even fit on the liquid out post? And I might be
worried about nothing, but I don't think I'd want to do anything that could possibly result in
liquid getting i...
Posted in thread: What's your best 'fast' brew beer? on 12-24-2014 at 12:16 PM
Jamil's Hefeweizen - 17 days grain to glass and it is AWESOME!