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Posted in thread: Carbing in growler bottle on 10-07-2014 at 02:42 AM
They use special counter-fillers to put carb'd beer in there. Don't carb in growlers, ever.I've
done it and gotten away with it, and I've also had 64 ounces of beer and shattered glass all
over the pl...
Posted in thread: Hoppiest commercial brew you have ever drank? on 09-05-2013 at 01:34 AM
I think Port Brewing's Mongo IPA is the most wonderfully unbalanced bitter hoppy beer I've ever
had. I've usually had hop matter in the bottle trub. The bitterness is actually quite
Posted in thread: Best cheap beer on 08-29-2013 at 01:26 AM
I'd be even more drunk than usual if Yuengling were available in Washington State!:drunk:I like
buying at Costco out here. 24 packs of Pabst are cheap. They usually have 24 packs of a
Deschutes beer f...
Posted in thread: Fermenting an Imperial Stout on 10-24-2012 at 09:47 PM
I don't aerate. If you're lazy and cheap like me, you can get a wine degasser wand, attach it
to your cordless drill, and whip the hell out of the wort before adding the yeast. I find this
to be easie...
Posted in thread: Bend, OR...what's hot, what's not? on 09-26-2012 at 05:18 AM
The BBC (Bend Brewing Company), Silver Moon, and 10 Barrel also have some great brews. The
McMenamins pubs in town are really cool, but the beer is kind of "meh."The Deschutes pub will
have lots of in...
Posted in thread: DME vs. LME on 09-16-2012 at 03:12 AM
DME seems to always produce a lighter color. i also think there is less of the "extract beer
twang."Also, since DME keeps longer, I was able to buy a TON of it at my LHBS for a bulk
discount and store...
Posted in thread: If you could only have 4 hops????? on 07-31-2012 at 08:09 PM
CentennialSimcoeMagnumEast Kent GoldingsAll I make are IPAs, CDAs, Barleywines, and Russian
Posted in thread: Heading to Portland,Oregon in August. on 07-19-2012 at 07:22 PM
Well guys it Looks like its almost time to hit the Road...Leaving on Monday and headed to
spokane first.....then off to Seattle,down the Oregon coast and into Portland......I do believe
the Beerfest i...
Posted in thread: Heading to Portland,Oregon in August. on 07-16-2012 at 04:02 AM
If you're going to take a side trip from Portland, You gotta get up to the coast and come to
Astoria. Astoria Brewing Company, Fort George Brewery are great! There's a Rogue public house
right on the ...
Posted in thread: Heading to Portland,Oregon in August. on 07-16-2012 at 03:04 AM
I too, think I will be headed to Portland, Oregon in August. HAve you come up with a solid
plan? Found any sweet specifics? Im coming from the east coast, and this will be my first west
coast trip. Im...