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Posted in thread: What did I cook this weekend..... on 10-03-2015 at 07:19 AM
That's the best time to boil eggs...actually better than fresh. Then, peel them and drop in a
jar of leftover pickle brine...last pretty much indefinitely. Great to have on hand for tuna,
Posted in thread: Beer in Prague, Vienna, Budapest? on 02-16-2015 at 08:46 PM
Fun night! I'm loving this place. I'll write a mini report when I return.Come on sir, you can
do a LOOOOOOOT better than that. Aside from the Becher, which is a quality choice and even
better if you l...
Posted in thread: Klarstein preserver on 02-15-2015 at 08:39 AM
I use something similar for my brews but do my mash in a camping cooler. You may be able to
mash in it if the heating element is concealed and yes I would use a bag, the tap can easily
get clogged up....
Posted in thread: Beer in Prague, Vienna, Budapest? on 01-30-2015 at 04:48 PM
At first, I was a bit worried about the location of my hotel. However, it seems to have a ton
of good restaurants and pubs nearby. Plus it's close metro and tram stops.You shouldn't worry
in the sligh...
Posted in thread: Beer in Prague, Vienna, Budapest? on 01-30-2015 at 02:58 PM
I must be in a helpful mood today :)Just around the corner from you hotel: - Good food and a
good unfiltered staropramen. They are open a bit later than most places.Maybe 5 mins walk from
Posted in thread: Beer in Prague, Vienna, Budapest? on 01-30-2015 at 09:37 AM
Here are a few more places that are within 5 mins walk from each other, just take the green
line metro to "Jiřího z Poděbrad" and great beers are close
Posted in thread: Beer in Prague, Vienna, Budapest? on 01-25-2015 at 09:33 PM
Yes some things in Prague have changed very quickly. However in other areas the more they
change the more they stay the same.
Posted in thread: electric boiling. on 01-25-2015 at 01:57 PM
I have an 2500w electric water bath canner. Holds 30 liters and does the job quite well. Not
sure how popular they are in the U.S. but here in Europe they are popular. Mine cost about 100
Posted in thread: Beer in Prague, Vienna, Budapest? on 01-25-2015 at 01:49 PM
Thanks for the suggestion. That was on my short list of places to check out. I've read
somewhere that it's a tourist trap, but tripadvisor doesn't seem to indicate that. I'll
definitely check it out.I...
Posted in thread: Turbo Yeast Alcohol for Liqueur-making? on 10-05-2014 at 01:47 PM
I have used turbo yeast a few times. The first time I followed the directions on the packet and
dissolved I think 6 kg of table sugar in 25 liters of water and used the whole packet of yeast.