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  • Posted in thread: Star thistle honey on 09-15-2016 at 11:13 AM
    It's pretty much all I use. Maybe a little golden rod in the fall. It's all up to the bees for
    me. What they produce is what I use. I don't want to go out and buy honey when I don't have to.

  • Posted in thread: Second 1 Gal Batch with Loads of Honey on 09-09-2016 at 08:47 PM
    Yeah when I make a batch that is big like that I try to start a bit lower and add honey as the
    yeast is working. Like on day two add a bit, and day four, and so on. Also probably what
    knocked you on y...

  • Posted in thread: Experiment: Coconut Water Bochet on 08-28-2016 at 03:51 PM
    Using TOSNA I can have meads with 71b tasting perfect in less than 3 months.

  • Posted in thread: How Many Gallons of Mead 2015 Edition! on 10-22-2015 at 10:04 PM
    5 gallons of blueberry mead735

  • Posted in thread: Bochet GROUP BREW - Solera Style on 10-07-2015 at 09:29 PM
    I might do a stout or two in it to help mellow the oak down more for use in longer aging.Yeah
    that's kinda what I was thinking. Thanks for the reply.

  • Posted in thread: Scrub Master 3000 Version 2.0 on 10-02-2015 at 11:29 AM
    I don't, I'm brand new here. But I did take some photos during my build and have some thoughts
    about it. I'll post in the Malfet thread tomorrow.Perfect. Thanks! Also welcome to the forums

  • Posted in thread: Scrub Master 3000 Version 2.0 on 10-02-2015 at 12:02 AM
    Definitely. I built a Malfet-style bottle washer modified to the the dimensions of FastRacks
    (since this photo I've added PVC supports under the frame). expensive part is the pump.
    Building the PVC p...

  • Posted in thread: Scrub Master 3000 Version 2.0 on 10-01-2015 at 07:53 PM
    Anyone have any ideas on how to incorporate a way to wash multiple beer bottles at once with
    the SM3K?I'm sure you could easily incorporate Malfet's bottle washer into the scrub master.
    Should be fair...

  • Posted in thread: Hello from Boise on 10-01-2015 at 02:42 AM
    I used to live in Boise/Nampa area in my early twenties. Some of my best memories are of that
    place. Welcome to the forum!

  • Posted in thread: Starting All Grain with 1 Gallon, which method is best for me? on 09-30-2015 at 03:22 AM
    I'd use the two gallon for lower gravity beer and the four gallon for higher gravity brews. I
    think biab is the way to go. This winter I'm going to start doing one gallon batches on the
    stove with a t...

"Honey is either the exudation of the sky or a sort of sap of stars, or a juice released by the air." -Pliney The Elder Primary: Blueberry Melomel, Pumpkin Spice Mead Secondary: BOMM Bottled/Kegged: Mead, IPA, Amber, Graf, Pumpkin Spice Porter On Deck: Gewürztraminer Pyment, Bochet, RIS, Barleywine, Blueberry Wheat