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Posted in thread: We no need no stinking beer gun... on 04-30-2015 at 02:28 PM
I'm sure this has been brought up, but what's the longest anyone gone with bottles bottled like
this?I have a couple of bottles left of a 2-year-old Gratzer. (Session-strength smoked wheat
ale.) If an...
Posted in thread: "Kiss Yer Cousin" Rye Kentucky Common Ale on 04-27-2015 at 06:43 PM
Just bottled this last weekend and I cannot wait to try it! Came out fairly dry at 1.006 FG. If
this is as good as everyone says, it's definitely going into rotation.Mine will be kegged soon
and I end...
Posted in thread: Mild - Best of Show New England Regional Homebrew Competition 2011 on 06-29-2014 at 04:20 PM
Here's a good article on the style; I learned a lot from
it.https://byo.com/stories/item/1151-mild-ale-its-not-dead-yetGood article! I'm pretty sure
that another BYO article is the one that got my bro...
Posted in thread: Mild - Best of Show New England Regional Homebrew Competition 2011 on 06-29-2014 at 04:10 PM
That looks good; I like to keep low gravity browns on tap most of the time and this looks like
a good one to try sometime. That's quite a thing to win BOS with a mild.
Congratulations!Thanks! We're st...
Posted in thread: Mild - Best of Show New England Regional Homebrew Competition 2011 on 06-29-2014 at 03:52 PM
I've never had a mild, so I'm really looking forward to it.EJay, my brother and I had never
tasted a mild until we poured ours, so just like us, you'll be introduced to the style by the
work of your o...
Posted in thread: Mild - Best of Show New England Regional Homebrew Competition 2011 on 06-29-2014 at 03:40 PM
How long did you let this set in primary, before racking it? Mine has been there a week as of
tomorrow, and I don't see any noticeable action. Of course, the silicone stopper I'm using
doesn't have an...
Posted in thread: Mild - Best of Show New England Regional Homebrew Competition 2011 on 03-26-2014 at 04:14 PM
In the fall of 2011 my brother and I went from a vague notion of brewing something quick to
formulating a recipe and then brewing it over the course of a single day. We went with a
Posted in thread: Does the blue carbonator cap EVER actually work? on 06-17-2013 at 03:45 PM
Funny you mentioned a hammer... The cracking of my previous plastic carbonator cap was via
hammer. It might have been weakened/fatigued from all the torque I put on it in a failed
attempt to get it to...
Posted in thread: Does the blue carbonator cap EVER actually work? on 06-14-2013 at 07:13 PM
I'm on my second blue carbonator cap. The first one cracked, after having never once succeeded
in sealing on bottle threads. As in CO2 hissing out loudly while I was trying to pressurize a
Posted in thread: Raise A Toast To Building Better Beer Bubbles Through Chemistry on 11-15-2012 at 01:46 PM
Thanks, Rev. I did a quick search before I posted it but I obviously didn't use the right