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  • Retired military.
  • Pre-Prohibition PilsnerrnOktoberfestrnMunich Helles
  • Hefeweizen
  • Burton Ale (1700s variant)
  • Many...
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  • Posted in thread: No carbonation and tastes like wine... Infection? on 11-21-2016 at 02:22 PM
    What method did you use for your priming sugar addition?

  • Posted in thread: Is it worth it to harvest a stone beer? on 11-20-2016 at 09:39 PM
    I've harvested and used Stone yeast...very aggressive yeast...ferments down well. A lot of
    their anniversary releases are bottle conditioned and have quite a bit of yeast in them. Today,
    they are rele...

  • Posted in thread: Honey Freshness??? on 11-12-2016 at 09:25 PM
    I've been reading Ken Schramm's book, in which he discusses numerous changes that occur as
    honey ages. Invertase causes the sugars to change, in which sucrose breaks down into its
    constitute sugars. A...

  • Posted in thread: Honey Freshness??? on 11-09-2016 at 08:29 PM
    I've been brewing for 6 years now...winemaking, too. Recently decided to try some hard cider
    and mead. I've got a couple batches of cider underway from the fall harvest and have been doing
    some readin...

  • Posted in thread: PLEASE let the Northern Brewer buy-out be a hoax! on 10-11-2016 at 04:41 PM
    Story on bbc.com -- Northern Brewing is buying InBev...no wonder NB wouldn't comment.

  • Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 10-10-2016 at 05:55 PM
    18109.5 + 5.5 gal Doppelbock + 16.5 gal Pre-Prohibition Lager + 5.5 gal Vienna Lager + 5.5 gal
    Weizen + 5.5 gal German Pilsner + 11 gal Oktoberfest + 5.5 gal Burton Ale + 5.5 gal Vienna
    Porter + 5.5 g...

  • Posted in thread: Colorado Cider Sources on 10-07-2016 at 10:00 PM
    DiNardo's Cider Mill in Caņon City (my mother's hometown, Class of 1968). I've got a batch
    going as we speak, and it smells great! :mug:Thanks! Pulled up a Gazette article online about
    the place--sou...

  • Posted in thread: Colorado Cider Sources on 10-07-2016 at 09:40 PM
    I'm looking to make my first batch of cider...anyone have any suggestions for a good cider
    source in Colorado? I'm in the Colorado Springs area but will be bouncing around the state some
    in the coming...

  • Posted in thread: Spike Brewing Kettle Giveaway on 07-31-2016 at 09:33 AM
    Entre' vous

  • Posted in thread: Review of NorCal 29 Inch Wine Thief on 05-16-2016 at 03:37 AM
    I had NO idea this existed! 29" is a HUGE though. My first thought would be where to store it.
    lol Great review. Thanks for the info.I did have to find a new storage location for it!

Primary: Doppelbock, German Pilsner; Secondary: Oktoberfest, Pre-Prohibition Lager Kegged: Oktoberfest, Eised Barleywine, Burton Ale, Imperial IPA, Vanilla Porter on Nitro