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Posted in thread: Brewing while sick? on 11-30-2011 at 12:17 AM
I'd avoid coughing into the beer, but with the shear volume of bacteria floating around in the
air anyway, I don't think your being sick (save coughing into the beer) should be an issue.
Posted in thread: Where to drink in DC? on 12-16-2009 at 10:03 PM
+1 for Churchkey - Around 50 tap beers, at least a hundred more by bottle, reasonable prices
and a beer somellier with the title "beer director". It just opened up a month ago at 14th and
Posted in thread: Where to drink in DC? on 11-18-2009 at 10:34 PM
Church Key is a new entry into the mix. ~50 taps and good bottles. Prices aren't particularly
special, but a solid place. Same owners as Rustico in Alexandria which boasts about 30 taps and
is also qu...
Posted in thread: Lighter Malt Profile with Roselare.. Would it work? on 11-17-2009 at 03:15 AM
had a bit of an unfortunate split while aerating, but there is quite the growth on top
Posted in thread: Bourbon Soaked Oak Chips, What? on 11-11-2009 at 03:31 PM
7ish days should give you an instantly noticeable oak character that should fade into a much
more balanced amount in maybe 3-4 weeks
Posted in thread: Bourbon Soaked Oak Chips, What? on 11-11-2009 at 03:21 PM
I usually leave about 1/2 cup of the bourbon per 5 gallon in my vanilla bourbon porter.
Assuming you're doing a 5 gallon batch, 4oz of the bourbon soaked wood should make itself very
well known in abo...
Posted in thread: Lighter Malt Profile with Roselare.. Would it work? on 11-10-2009 at 04:42 PM
yep that's both B and LI am going to just pitch them together and do the entire fermentation
process in a single carboy
Posted in thread: Lighter Malt Profile with Roselare.. Would it work? on 11-10-2009 at 12:32 AM
feeding my brett starter one last time before wednesday's brew dayIt's looking ripe
Posted in thread: Question about a Wild IPA on 10-31-2009 at 03:40 PM
So I'm working out a recipe that will be treated somewhat like the Victory Wild Devil. I was
thinking about a Brett B + L fermentation, but I'm wondering about the time it would take for
the Brett to ...
Posted in thread: Bottle Bombs. They do happen on 10-14-2009 at 10:30 PM
Yeah your situation is completely different from mine. I had probably three bottles from that
batch go before I had a chance to throw the remaining in the fridge. After a few days in the
fridge, a rou...