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Posted in thread: Can LME go bad? on 05-17-2011 at 05:41 AM
I've made good beer with 7 year old (opened) LME. It was supposed to be extra light, but was
really dark.I gave up brewing for 7 years, and when I started back I used some of my old
'stuff' just to ge...
Posted in thread: back after 4 years! on 04-05-2011 at 10:19 PM
Hey BierHerr,It turned out great (for the style, lotta rice solids in there!), dry and
refreshing.Well, I bought the kit during the hot months, I guess I'll hold on to it for a few
months now....I rea...
Posted in thread: back after 4 years! on 04-02-2011 at 07:28 AM
Thanks BierHerr,Just bottled it, skipping the secondary this time around.I gotta say, iodophor
has made this possible. -batchHey Batch, welcome back to the hobby. I just came back to it a
few months a...
Posted in thread: help!! I need an intervention! on 03-22-2011 at 10:39 PM
Like that signature! -batchTreat your self to a mixed 6er of craft brews and let the HB carb up
and go from green to great. You are robbing yourself of a great beer every time you have one
that is not...
Posted in thread: coffee anyone? on 03-22-2011 at 10:31 PM
Guess I'll kick this one off -- I have made one coffee stout; as I recall we added it to the
wort during the boil. That was back in the beginning, so everything was good if you know what I
mean. We we...
Posted in thread: back after 4 years! on 03-21-2011 at 01:30 AM
Thanks MenkeMoose,And welcome back to you too.It is good to be back and to see some of the old
threads still humming,like the Apfelwein one.-batchHey Batch, welcome back to the hobby. I just
Posted in thread: back after 4 years! on 03-21-2011 at 01:28 AM
Hey wetzie,It was here! And still a great resource.Prost to the moderators!This was about when
I had to stop brewing -- hops fire in `06 the link is still there. -batchWas this site here
before you g...
Posted in thread: back after 4 years! on 03-20-2011 at 11:25 PM
It will be good to have some brew around that doesn't cost $9 a six pack!Sounds like me. I just
bottled my first batch after a 4 year break. The hardest part was cleaning the equipment to my
Posted in thread: recommend a Belgian trippel kit (extract)? on 03-20-2011 at 03:27 PM
Thanks tintman,I will put this on the list of future brews.-batch
Posted in thread: back after 4 years! on 03-19-2011 at 04:42 PM
Coronale fits the bill.Thanks for the suggestion.-batchHow about Coronale? And yeah,I love the
smell of hops & malt in the morning. Smells like...beer!:mug: