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Posted in thread: Ol' Bitter Bastard (2013 NHC Gold medal) on 02-07-2016 at 03:36 PM
Might have to move this to a warmer spot. Closet its sharing with a Denny's Favorite 50 (mad
airlock activity) is about 62 F tops. No action in 1469s airlock atm, almost 24 hrs later.*Edit
- check tha...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 02-07-2016 at 12:06 AM
1936+ 5.5 gal ordinary bitter+ 5 gal rye ipa1946.5
Posted in thread: Denny Conn's Wry Smile Rye IPA on 02-07-2016 at 12:03 AM
Fun brew day, this was the second of two 5 gal batches. OG came out to 1.072, Mt Hood/Columbus
combo smelled great. I know I'm gonna like this one!
Posted in thread: Ol' Bitter Bastard (2013 NHC Gold medal) on 02-05-2016 at 08:21 PM
Been wanting to brew this for a while. I adjusted the recipe quite a bit to use what I have on
hand, but tomorrow I'll be brewing something like this. I'm excited.Nice, I'm brewing this
tomorrow as we...
Posted in thread: What Do You Do to Keep Your Mind Off Beer When You Can't Drink? on 02-03-2016 at 07:24 PM
When I need a break from drinking I like flavored seltzer water as "something to sip". SWMBO
has it all the time as a healthier soda replacement. A few brands are "Polar" and "Schweppes".
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Giveaway - New v3 Kettle - You Pick The Size!! on 02-03-2016 at 07:06 PM
Posted in thread: Cool BYO article on 01-26-2016 at 05:49 PM
Great article. Nice to see a little passion from a BYO writer on the subject. This line really
gets to the heart of it for a lot of brewers I believe: "Homebrew matters because it activates
us as crea...
Posted in thread: Denny Conn's Wry Smile Rye IPA on 01-25-2016 at 04:42 PM
Been meaning to brew this for 2 years now - finally ordered the ingredients. Supplier will be
shipping 1450 from CA to PA, but I have 2 weeks until brew date so plenty of time I think to
get it and ma...
Posted in thread: Ol' Bitter Bastard (2013 NHC Gold medal) on 01-23-2016 at 03:47 PM
Morebeer had it (1469) so I skipped the LHBS for this one. Looking forward to brewing in about
Posted in thread: My Bitter tastes like apple cider on 01-19-2016 at 09:14 PM
Here's what I found about acetaldehyde in the HBT wiki: this: "Adetaldehyde is also a
byproduct of the conversion of ethanol to acetic acid (vinegar) by acetic acid bacteria. If
this is the cause of...