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  • Wyncote, PA
  • I'm a long time drinker short time brewer. After years of enjoying finely crafted ales I've decided I would like to take a stab at brewing my own. It's working out well.
  • On DecK: Marzen, Pumpkin Ale, Dopplebock, Holiday Ale
  • Generic Brown Ale
    Plain ol' Hefeweizen
    Belgian Style Tripel IPA (La Chouffe Houblon clone)
    Scotched Double Scotch Ale
    Ed Wort's Apfelwine
    Vanilla IPA

    English Porter
  • Grapefruit IPA
    Belgian Brune
    Belgian Pale Ale
    Scotched Double Scotch Ale
  • Male
  • Married


  • Posted in thread: Eisbock w/out Keg on 07-20-2011 at 04:46 PM
    Why not use a bottling bucket and drain it from the spigot? Wait about 12-24 hours for it to
    get a good freeze then drain the liquid into a vessel. I don't know that I would re-pitch. If
    you've alread...

  • Posted in thread: Bottling Brew-genuity on 07-08-2011 at 05:48 PM
    I use Revvy's method: bottle over the dishwasher door & close the door when done. No muss no
    fuss.+1 on this. Dishwasher is the way to go.Oh a side note, if you use the over method to heat
    sanitize yo...

  • Posted in thread: Force carbonating from bottom up? on 05-02-2011 at 11:41 PM
    As anyone who accidentally hooked up the lines to the wrong post can attest: once the pressure
    stabilizes it will push back through your gas line and into the regulator. Bad news. There
    isn't really a...

  • Posted in thread: Corny Keg, CO2 tank, reg, fittings-Kalamazoo, MI on 05-02-2011 at 11:29 PM
    Tried to PM but your in box is full. Shipping to 19095? Lemme know and maybe we can work
    something out.

  • Posted in thread: Blow-Off Tube on 09-17-2009 at 04:18 PM
    If its a high-gravity beer, if i make a monster of a starter, or if its a wheat beer i use a
    blow-off. Not to hijack, but does making a large starter really help eliminate the need for a
    blowoff tube?...

  • Posted in thread: Day after Christmas Eve old ale on 08-03-2009 at 06:51 PM
    Thanks for the info. I'll just hook up a blow-off valve. I also find that when I brew really
    big beers with a chance of blow back that it helps to keep the fermentor in a large plastic tub
    like a rubb...

  • Posted in thread: Day after Christmas Eve old ale on 08-03-2009 at 05:35 PM
    Have you brewed this up before? How did it turn out? I've been thinking about doing my first
    "Holiday Ale" this year and this looks like a nice recipie to try.

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