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Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2009? on 09-30-2009 at 01:48 PM
5 gal of Robust Porter24,394 + 5 = 24,399
Posted in thread: Favorite online Homebrew Supply store? on 05-07-2009 at 03:31 PM
Austin Homebrew Supply - I've never ran into any problems, usually have what I need in stock,
and fast cheap shipping! My nearest LHBS is 25min in the direction with the most traffic in NJ
at all time...
Posted in thread: Your top 3 hops? on 05-05-2009 at 09:23 PM
EKG, Fuggle, and Saaz
Posted in thread: Making my first batch in 18 yrs. on 05-05-2009 at 03:26 PM
Welcome back to the fold. As one who took an almost 16 year hiatus, I know what you mean
regarding what a rush it is to brew again. Wait until you find how software (e.g. Beersmith)
will let you creat...
Posted in thread: liquid or dry malt extract, which is better? on 05-05-2009 at 01:36 PM
+1 DME. Storage, Freshness, and Ease of addition into the boil are positives. I also like the
ability to control color via steeping grains with good resolution which adds variety and
character to the ...
Posted in thread: When did YOU start brewing? on 05-01-2009 at 11:06 PM
1989 - someone at work tried it then so did I. Did it for a few years then took a long break
until I saw the old stuff packed away in my crawl space one too many times last year. Dug it
Posted in thread: What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great! on 05-01-2009 at 01:36 PM
I did the ole 'forgot to close the spigot' trick on my primary bucket. So I'm cooling my wort
through a plate chiller and focusing more on the connections on the chiller than the better
part of a 1/2 ...
Posted in thread: Where do you go... I want to know! on 05-01-2009 at 01:18 PM
Flying Saucer, started TX, spread as far as Memphis that I know of. Be careful. Fins a
knowledgeable waiter and listen carefully. They tend to have about 120 kegs tapped, some of
which are fresher tha...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewers really do kick ass!!!! on 05-01-2009 at 01:06 AM
That's not real. Wish I stumbled upon that in Northern NJ.....Should bring the dude 2 cases -
you'd still be well ahead of the game. Enjoy!