Last Activity:07-18-2014 8:27 PM
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Posted in thread: What did you drink before craft brew? on 07-06-2014 at 03:08 AM
La Crosse Lager, for the most part. It was local, and, thanks to friends who were employed
there, it was free.
Posted in thread: What beers/food are you serving for Memorial Day? on 05-25-2014 at 12:09 AM
Hamburgers topped with hummus, sprouts and walnuts.Others may scoff at this, but this sounds
fantastic. As long as they're alfalfa sprouts, and not mung bean sprouts. Mung bean sprouts are
Posted in thread: What beers/food are you serving for Memorial Day? on 05-24-2014 at 02:23 PM
I don't have anyone coming over, so it's just brats and a homebrew. Maybe a slaw of some sort,
Posted in thread: What is your favorite local beer (besides Homebrew) on 05-24-2014 at 02:05 PM
Madison has a thriving local scene. I really like Karben 4, because they are right by my office
(in the old Ale Asylum building). There is a new brewery in the area, whose name I can't
remember, that ...
Posted in thread: Just tried Blue Moon for the first and last time. on 05-17-2014 at 01:16 AM
I had my first Blue Moon in years a couple of weeks ago, and it was sweet and light. That's not
necessarily a good thing, but it gets worse. I had a specialty beer from Blue Moon soon after:
Posted in thread: Is there a beer you buy just for the bottles? on 05-10-2014 at 12:21 AM
Rogue XS comes in 750mL ceramic bottles. I like them a lot, because they are hefty, completely
opaque, and flip-top.
Posted in thread: The Worst Off-Flavor Of Them All on 05-08-2014 at 01:39 AM
I'm going to revive this thread with a genuine update to my situation: After a month of further
conditioning, the flavor is actually quite nice. The fragrance is that of the yeast packet
Posted in thread: Do you intentionally "Americanize" your words when you order beer? on 04-23-2014 at 01:53 AM
Back to OP: Only if it will generate a humorous response. In other words, every time.
Posted in thread: How have you injured yourself brewing? on 04-13-2014 at 09:23 PM
I've never injured myself brewing, but I did with my batch of mead. I was loosening the
leftover honey in the bottles with some hot - okay, boiling - water. It splashed on my bare
foot, and I was burn...
Posted in thread: Very sad sight! on 04-06-2014 at 12:40 PM
Glad to see some action, but I would have called the original pic a happy sight: a new chance
to brew something great.