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Posted in thread: Good brew in Pittsburgh? on 09-04-2009 at 03:36 PM
I'd have to say Fathead's for food and huge selection of beer or if sticking to a micro/brew
pub mentality, the Church Brew Works.
Posted in thread: Injuries sustained while brewing on 08-28-2009 at 07:19 PM
Good lord I think we have a winner. Hopefully you had some cold beer at home to numb some of
the pain and relieve some of the post traumatic stress disorder.Uh yes, and a fresh vial of
Posted in thread: Injuries sustained while brewing on 08-28-2009 at 06:16 PM
I slipped while trying to dump sparge water into the MLT and of course, instead of the water
going forward, it fell back on to me with my face taking most of the 180 degree wrath. Adding
insult to inj...
Posted in thread: Drinking from the Bottle on 06-17-2009 at 06:27 PM
It's official. The thing that annoys me most about serving home brew is that everyone thinks
it's necessary to drink it straight from the bottle. I explain to people that homebrew and most
Posted in thread: Toss hefeweize onto cake of old hefe, how long can I let wort sit before pitching? on 05-29-2009 at 08:01 PM
Yes, i am the guy that got the last hefe yeast from South Hills Brewing. I actually had to call
and have him set it aside for me. He said that he was getting more soon. Sorry. Check back with
Posted in thread: Toss hefeweize onto cake of old hefe, how long can I let wort sit before pitching? on 05-27-2009 at 03:41 PM
Im gonna brew the Bee Cave Hefe this weekend. I am going to brew another hefe next weekend.
Since the Bee Cave hefe calls for 10 days of primary, can I let NEXT weekends hefe sit for a
few days until ...
Posted in thread: Another reason to hate Budweiser on 05-07-2009 at 02:43 PM
Also don't forget Rolling Rock on the list... Had to get that in there being from Latrobe and
Posted in thread: dry hopped with Goldings and Fuggles... can't detect the aroma on 03-23-2009 at 03:38 PM
I don't know, the best dry hopped beer I have done was a pale ale with cascade bittering and
flavor, dryhopped with EKG. The EKG leaves a nice "floral" aroma that I thought balanced out
the citrusy ca...
Posted in thread: Hops and chickens on 03-06-2009 at 04:17 PM
According to the document written by Crannog Ales, chickens are beneficial to the hopyard. They
serve 3 really good purposes: eat bugs and grasshoppers that can destroy a crop, scratch soil
Posted in thread: Oops, I thought that they would be as excited as I was! on 03-05-2009 at 04:28 PM
That's a fine looking boer ya got there!!