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Posted in thread: Kari Poikolainen's "Perfect Drinking and Its Enemies" Book: What is Moderate Drinking on 08-23-2015 at 01:56 AM
No, I like the idea that he's a crackpot even better. And, I'm saying this, as I slowly sip my
imperfect, yet satisfying, IPA.
Posted in thread: Brooklyn Brew Shop on 07-31-2015 at 01:24 AM
Not to be confused with Brooklyn Brew Shop, I assume. They're still very much in business, and
they have a Galaxy IPA kit, and a limited-edition Dandelion Gruit. I'm actually taste-testing
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 07-26-2015 at 07:11 PM
15460.5, thanks to yesterday's red ale brew. No guarantee that it will be any good, but that's
part of the fun of homebrewing. This Friday, I get to test my last batch: a Warrior hop-based
Posted in thread: Leaf Hops - Hot To Keep It Clean For Next Tiime on 07-26-2015 at 03:09 PM
Good morning,Yesterday, I brewed a partial mash red ale - a modified Brewer's Best kit, with
rye and Pilsner extracts, in place of the standard Briess light - and instead of using the
pellet hops that...
Posted in thread: Call your Senators and Representatives! on 07-24-2015 at 12:13 AM
Well, annoying as it is in most cases, the few times that the American legislative process, and
it's way of modifying bills before passage, work to the favor of the taxpayers are greatly
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 07-19-2015 at 11:33 PM
This coming weekend, I'm brewing a 5 gallon batch of red ale - a rework of a Brewer's Best kit,
with different extracts and whole leaf hops.
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 07-19-2015 at 09:15 PM
I bought the makings for a new beer. The best way to describe it is this: The Brewer's Best Red
Ale kit, with different (read: not expired) extracts - the stock kit comes with 2x 3.3lb. cans
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 07-18-2015 at 01:48 AM
I bottled my IIPA. I somehow managed to get it right. Floaty protein break, but Whirlfloc does
that. Smelled trubby, looked clear, and tasted like flat beer with bits of protein and yeast in
it. I use...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2015? on 07-04-2015 at 08:47 PM
14586+4 IIPA, made with Warrior hops
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 07-03-2015 at 10:11 PM
Finished at 1:30 this afternoon. My immersion chiller sprang a leak, and I clogged two Pur
filters, but everything else went according to plan.