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Posted in thread: Home Brewers Night II: Fischman Liquors and Tavern on 06-21-2012 at 07:30 PM
Brewers Night IIJuly 21st 7:00pmFischman Liquors and TavernFire up your fermentors because
its happening again! At Fischman's, we celebrate the art of home brewing by having friends,
neighbors and e...
Posted in thread: It burns my nose! on 02-11-2009 at 12:37 PM
I have to say, I enjoyed my first brew over the weekend.I was very happy with the results.
Everyone else seemed to enjoy it too!
Posted in thread: Breweries in Chicago on 01-15-2009 at 02:38 PM
I seriously need to make the trip to Three Floyds. I live in the city, but a trip when the
weather gets nice is now a must.
Posted in thread: It burns my nose! on 01-14-2009 at 05:07 PM
Phew - Good to know.I also was filling my bottles and the last bottle I was filling didnt fill
all the way up. So guess what became the tester!I was actually pretty pleased. Really good
taste for an u...
Posted in thread: It burns my nose! on 01-14-2009 at 12:03 AM
So I think I just screwed my batch up - and I didnt even realize until AFTER I bottled.I was
re-reading the directions on my brew kit - and realized I DIDNT dissolve the Priming Sugar in
water first! ...
Posted in thread: So.. Whats the difference? on 01-13-2009 at 07:13 PM
As long as there are instructions.. :)
Posted in thread: So.. Whats the difference? on 01-13-2009 at 06:12 PM
I think that is what I will do for now. The american amber I am working on now has been in a
little over a week - took the gravity yesterday and it looked spot on. It also had a great
golden "amber" c...
Posted in thread: It burns my nose! on 01-13-2009 at 05:01 PM
That's what I figured. I can't wait to bottle - and even more, I can't wait to drink it!
Posted in thread: It burns my nose! on 01-13-2009 at 04:55 PM
So I took a hyrdo reading yesterday of my beer, and it was right on point. I quickly sealed it
back up again though because I realized I wasnt going to have enough time to bottle like I had
Posted in thread: So.. Whats the difference? on 01-11-2009 at 12:07 AM
Genius! Off to do some reading!