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Posted in thread: Your favorite top five beers? on 07-26-2013 at 11:18 PM
Stone Espresso Imperial Russian StoutLa Fin Du MondeLagunitas MaximusNew Belgium AbbeyRacer 5
Posted in thread: Post your "Untappd" user name! on 07-26-2013 at 11:10 PM
Just use my actual name, Chris McGuinnessFeel free to add me. Just got untapppd and looking for
some virtual drinking buddies.
Posted in thread: Advice for brewing "big beers" on 07-25-2013 at 06:10 PM
Haha! 2102! Whoops. Yep, only letting that beer age 1 year. No rips in the space-time continuum
necessary.Good. Don't want to have to mess with the Libyans to build my time machine. They're
Posted in thread: Advice for brewing "big beers" on 07-25-2013 at 04:17 PM
I have a bunch of nutrient from a batch of cider I recently started up, and that will
definitely be going in. I've never made a starter before, but now sounds like the time to
Posted in thread: Advice for brewing "big beers" on 07-25-2013 at 04:12 PM
Thanks. I didn't even think about that. So used to just pitching the whole packet of vial.
Guess it's time to man up and break out the pitching calculator.
Posted in thread: Advice for brewing "big beers" on 07-25-2013 at 04:09 PM
So I've got 2 successful brews under my belt and decided that I want to brew some "big beers"
for my next couple of brews, starting this weekend with an RIS. I have tentitive plans for a
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 07-23-2013 at 06:42 PM
Yep. Plan on brewing my first attempted at an Imperial stout. Going to add some maple to the
boil and eventually add some whiskey oaks chips in the secondary. Can't wait to see how it
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 07-20-2013 at 11:56 PM
It's really not a bad beer for the price. It actually got a few of my friends to stray from
Coors and Millers and try some decent craft beer.
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 07-20-2013 at 03:02 AM
Got me some Sierra Nevada Bigfoot barley wine ale. Planning a barleywine for my next home brew
so its in the name of "research"
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 07-18-2013 at 03:50 PM
Stone Espresso Imperial Stout. Hands down one of the best stouts I have ever had. I was very
surprised because the espresso beans really give it this dark, almost bitter chocolate taste. I
was so rich...