Last Activity:09-11-2014 1:53 PM
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Posted in thread: Is all grain is that much better or is it just that you have become a better brewer? on 09-11-2014 at 04:53 PM
I have never made an extract batch, but for about 4 years I made BIAB partial mash batches
before I went BIAB all grain. My BIAB all grain beers have a truer-to-style color, and have
come out clearer....
Posted in thread: No Octoberfest for you, drink Pumpkin beer on 09-09-2014 at 06:11 PM
my local place never has pumpkin beer, granted, my local place is the keezer in my basement..
ooh look a marzen! :mug:
Posted in thread: Super Mechanical Range Smart Giveaway - Open to All! on 09-09-2014 at 05:58 PM
who doesn't enjoy free stuff? free brewing stuff? even better!
Posted in thread: Specialty ingredients and additions: Do people even like "beer" anymore? on 09-09-2014 at 03:22 PM
I hate it when people think that only the beer they like is "balanced". :pYou missed my point,
took a portion of it completely out of context, and modified the intended message. I'll restate
Posted in thread: Specialty ingredients and additions: Do people even like "beer" anymore? on 09-09-2014 at 12:42 PM
I felt similarly when all the beers on the market were "HOPS HOPS HOPS!!" style IIPA's; I like
a balanced beer, and the slue of IIPA's on the market were anything but; they were palette
Posted in thread: New Brewer on 09-08-2014 at 01:23 PM
RDWHAHB - :) welcome to the hobby, which may become an obsession for you like it has for many
Posted in thread: Salvaging the Hobby on 09-03-2014 at 05:00 PM
I made a lengthy reply to your thread here: as for temperature control - Ales, US-05 is a
pretty neutral ale yeast that doesn't seem to mind warmer temps all that much.sanitation is the
Posted in thread: The New Guy - First Post on 09-03-2014 at 04:59 PM
edited because I can't work the internet properly...post moved here, where it's supposed to be
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 09-02-2014 at 06:05 PM
Drinking at a local watering hole... guy tells me he only drinks BL from a bottle because the
tap beer gets you drunk faster... when I asked him why he thought that he said it was because
the stuff on...
Posted in thread: The New Guy - First Post on 09-02-2014 at 04:06 PM
First off, welcome back to the hobby, I'll try to answer your questions as best I can.bottle
bombs - this is quite literally when the bottle explodes from over carbonation. The issue you
had is what I...