Last Activity:10-30-2014 11:04 AM
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Posted in thread: New to All Grain - Brew Kettle Recommendation Needed on 10-30-2014 at 03:53 PM
Find a keggle. I've been using the same one for nearly 20 years.This.Love mine and would not
trade it for the world. Fits on any and all outdoor propane burners well and is just cool as
hell to brew o...
Posted in thread: What are you doing instead of brewing this weekend? on 10-18-2014 at 11:22 PM
Took the family, the mother-in-law and a friend to the Uptown Charlotte NC BBQ
championship/festival, then a stop over at the Noda Tap Room for a growler fill and a cold
pint, finally a stop at Amelie...
Posted in thread: Christianity and home brewing on 10-18-2014 at 02:35 PM
I tend to agree with those who mention this being a great outreach program to get the message
out to those who may not feel comfortable about going to church due to the normal percieved
Posted in thread: Heady Topper Clone - Now a Commercialized Kit? on 10-17-2014 at 01:43 PM
Great feedback on this..I am on the fence about picking this up from NBrewer as I like the
original(and brewed the clone recipe listed here twice before) but dont drink it often(mostly
as I only go to...
Posted in thread: Heady Topper Clone - Now a Commercialized Kit? on 10-16-2014 at 07:12 PM
the Topper" as a clone name is a bit odd..Wonder how close this is to the real thing? Looks
very similar to the recipe posted here some time back...$60 bucks for that bad boy in extract
Posted in thread: Help; losing alot of beer out of airlock!!! on 10-15-2014 at 01:31 PM
:mug:If you married a good one, it's not the first time she's had beer sprayed on her clothes
;)LOL..this made my day.
Posted in thread: What I Learned from My First AG Brew Day on 10-15-2014 at 01:20 PM
Things I learned when I started AG brewing that echoes a few others:- The first few batches
will be you learning your gear. Do not expect perfection until you learn your AG equipment and
how it behave...
Posted in thread: missing mash temp - better to be high or low? on 10-15-2014 at 01:08 PM
I usually strike in a little high and have a gallon of cold water to adjust/dial it in if
needed by adding/stirring until proper temp is reached. Easier to dial it in and down with cold
water than jug...
Posted in thread: Help; losing alot of beer out of airlock!!! on 10-14-2014 at 11:43 PM
and you better hope only your clothes are in that closet, good brew times turn bad super fast
when the wife's clothes get beer all over them.This +100. Your larger concern is not losing
beer, it's hop...
Posted in thread: Worst brew day ever on 10-14-2014 at 03:51 PM
if you do not have a bag use a window sheer/curtainworks well in my 74 quart Coleman extreme
cooler I have done 42 pounds of grain mashed with 13.5 gallons of waterwith no problemsall the