Last Activity:12-17-2013 9:18 AM
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Posted in thread: Trade Pictures! on 12-06-2013 at 11:52 PM
Nice bottle shop. I didn't think they distributed the last batch of Boxers Revenge.Hop City.
They have done a lot to bring in some great beers to the state.
Posted in thread: Trade Pictures! on 12-06-2013 at 11:21 PM
Not a trade, but a nice surprise...I stopped by the bottle shop/LHBS to pick up some lactose
and some cider for SWMBO and I ran into my boss who just happened to be picking up my Christmas
gift. So in...
Posted in thread: Chocolate Oatmeal Porter on 12-03-2013 at 05:06 AM
I'm too tired to read the whole thread right now, but I'm wondering if anyone has added lactose
to this recipe and if so, how much?The body is a bit thinner than I expected and it is also
drier than I...
Posted in thread: Trade Pictures! on 11-29-2013 at 08:04 PM
Thanks so much Jonathan! Can't wait to dig into these now that the T-day craziness has died
down.What is the homebrew?163109
Posted in thread: Whole turkey on a Traeger Jr. on 11-27-2013 at 03:57 PM
I got a 20 lb. bird defrosted in about 7-8 hours with the water method. Start now and keep
refrigerated until cooking time. Most frozen turkeys are already brined by the company, so it
may be a bit re...
Posted in thread: Whole turkey on a Traeger Jr. on 11-26-2013 at 08:30 PM
Agree with all that! You may also consider cutting the backbone out and butterflying the bird.
My pellet grill cooks awesome chicken and turkey between 350-375, I use a tube smoker to crank
up the smo...
Posted in thread: Whole turkey on a Traeger Jr. on 11-26-2013 at 06:31 PM
I haven't heard about the 45 degree-add-20-minutes rule, and I've spent a lot of time
researching and practicing the art of smoking & BBQ. What I do know -- and recommend -- is
this: it's all about yo...
Posted in thread: Whole turkey on a Traeger Jr. on 11-26-2013 at 03:05 PM
In order to save money by not buying peanut oil to fry a turkey and also free up the oven to
try to eat early on T-day I have been asked to smoke the turkey for our Thanksgiving meal. I've
Posted in thread: Chocolate Oatmeal Porter on 11-16-2013 at 09:54 PM
Never seen that when I've brewed it.. Did you dump all the kettle in there?Looks like a cake on
the top.. Doesn't appear to be infected though. Just thick krausen that compacted on the
top.Not all, bu...
Posted in thread: Chocolate Oatmeal Porter on 11-16-2013 at 06:15 PM
Anybody seen anything like this with this recipe? Opened it yesterday for a final gravity check
and saw this. Gravity is where it should be and smell and taste are fine so I don't think it is