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Posted in thread: Besides homebrewing, what stuff do you like to produce from scratch? on 08-18-2012 at 05:48 PM
I grow chilies in the summer and make a massive amount of pumpkin seeds in the fall. But I
really love baking and cooking for the holidays during the winter.
Posted in thread: fall is approaching! what are you brewing to prepare? on 08-10-2012 at 02:00 PM
Just bottled an Octoberfest last weekend, brewing a Holiday spiced Robust Porter this weekend,
and bottling my pumpkin brown next week. Looking forward to not baby sitting the swamp cooler.
It's like ...
Posted in thread: Favorite east coast beers / breweries on 07-31-2012 at 04:35 PM
Magic Hat, Long Trail, and my favorite local brewery, Berkshire Brewing Company.
Posted in thread: Got a William Moore brewing kit. How do I put it together!!? on 07-25-2012 at 12:30 AM
Do yourself a favor and order a second fermentor now.
Posted in thread: Christmas in July on 07-22-2012 at 11:38 PM
Going to be putting together a holiday spiced Robust Porter as soon as I have a fermenter open.
I love the holidays. I normally bake and decorate like a bastard, but since I started brewing
this year ...
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 07-19-2012 at 04:28 PM
Going to attempt to "Pumpkinize" a Brown Porter.
Posted in thread: Explain your handle / De construct your avatar on 07-15-2012 at 06:56 PM
I'm a Massachusetts Certified Arborist and proud to be from Western Mass. (zip 413).
Posted in thread: Throwing away a batch :-( on 07-11-2012 at 12:35 AM
i don't believe in dumping batches. Not because i have any notions it will improve, but because
there's no better teaching tool than suffering through 5 gallons of a mistake. Basically 48
Posted in thread: I lied about my first beer on 07-10-2012 at 01:33 AM
Yep, my first was garbage too. I got the kit from a local HBS that is known for poor
ingredients (didn't know at the time), I scorched the extract, and thought B-Brite was a
sanitizer! Tastes ok until...
Posted in thread: adding a fruit flavor on 07-05-2012 at 04:16 PM
Just made a blackberry Wit with the flavoring. It was a 5 oz bottle and started with 1 oz and
added 0.5 oz at a time after that. Stopped at 2.5 oz. I just wanted enough for a little
blackberry on the ...