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Posted in thread: Keg seal is leaking. on 11-15-2011 at 11:52 AM
I had the same problem and noticed that the rim on the opening to the keg had a bend in 1
section. I pulled it back inline with some vice grips and that did the trick for me.
Posted in thread: Homebrewer Ben Starr, finalist on Tv's Master Chef season 2 on 08-20-2011 at 10:38 PM
Ben,Congratulations on your success with the show. I can see you integrating craft
beers/homebrew into your own cooking show. I'm curious to know if you have remade the venison
dish just for the hell ...
Posted in thread: Homebrewer Ben Starr, finalist on Tv's Master Chef season 2 on 07-28-2011 at 12:23 AM
I'm starting to think that bald headed judge is ruining the show. He's so dramatic with his
comments and dumping the food. This guy seems to get pleasure by bringing an adult to tears. It
think its st...
Posted in thread: Homebrewer Ben Starr, finalist on Tv's Master Chef season 2 on 06-29-2011 at 12:47 PM
Glad that prick got kicked off. I think Ben has a good strategy of flying under the radar until
Posted in thread: Homebrewer Ben Starr, finalist on Tv's Master Chef season 2 on 06-14-2011 at 09:00 PM
Ben, I'll be rooting for you. My SWMBO said that your forgetting the secret ingredient then
laughing about it would be something I would do. Hilarious! good luck.
Posted in thread: Reaper's Mild, 1st place 2011 HBT Competition on 06-10-2011 at 09:38 PM
Kudos azcoob, My beer turned out great. Just poured my first sample. A refreshing, easy
drinking ale. Nice clean taste thats slightly nutty and roasty.
Posted in thread: Keezer lid Fail on 06-10-2011 at 12:33 PM
I built a keezer last Christmas and attached the lid with silicone sealant. Yesterday, the lid
came off when I opened it. The bead i used was a little more than 1/4" thick zigg zagged around
the top o...
Posted in thread: Reaper's Mild, 1st place 2011 HBT Competition on 06-03-2011 at 11:14 AM
How long has your Krausen stayed fluffy. Mine dropped pretty quick. after 3 days.
Posted in thread: Reaper's Mild, 1st place 2011 HBT Competition on 05-31-2011 at 11:04 AM
The og was 1.039, But I was short on volume about 1/2 gal. My boil off rate is tricky with a
wide mouth pot. So I think it would have been spot on if my volume was correct.I hit my temps
and double sp...
Posted in thread: Reaper's Mild, 1st place 2011 HBT Competition on 05-29-2011 at 01:56 PM
Mashing the grains as I type. Cant wait to hear some reports from the others who have brewed
this one. Brew shop did not have crystal 60. Had to use some 80 and 45 mixed