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  • A gut at work gave me one of those Mr.Beer kits. It turned out like crap but it got me interested. I strictly extract brewed for a little over 3 years until this April when I tried my first partial mash. All grain as of 2007.


  • Posted in thread: SS Brewing Technologies "That's a ton of Stuff!" Giveaway on 10-05-2014 at 07:13 PM
    Awesome stuff

  • Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5gal Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 08-09-2014 at 07:59 PM
    I'd brew with it!!!

  • Posted in thread: NorcalBrewing Solutions Giveaway! on 10-10-2013 at 12:14 AM
    Count me in.

  • Posted in thread: Brewer's Hardware 15 Gallon Stainless Steel Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 08-14-2013 at 11:38 PM
    sign me up!!!!!!

  • Posted in thread: Hop Help on 09-20-2009 at 02:05 PM
    A couple of questions. This is my 1st season and I have no cones and my plants only got about 4
    feet tall. I admit my ground is not the best but I fertilized them and watered them quit a bit.
    They get...

  • Posted in thread: Going to Brew my first double brew day on 07-18-2009 at 02:39 AM
    I did 3 five gallon batches Tuesday and all went well. I started about 10:00 and finished about
    10:00 with about an hour break for dinner. All 3 will be ready for the secondary by Sunday. Its
    a long d...

  • Posted in thread: Fermentation can take 24 to 72 hrs to show visible signs. on 07-15-2009 at 05:05 PM
    I brewed 3 batches yesterday using S04 and S05. All 3 started bubbling within 4 to 9 hours. I
    have been starting in under 11 hours for the last year or so using nothing but dry yeast.

  • Posted in thread: Dry Yeast or Liquid? on 07-15-2009 at 05:02 PM
    I have been using strictly dry for a year or more and am quit happy. Although there is not as
    much variety S04 and S05 have been good for me. I brewed 3 batches yesterday and my
    fermentation start tim...

  • Posted in thread: Brewing with kids? on 07-10-2009 at 02:06 AM
    I have 4, 10 and 18 year olds at home. The oldest could care less and the other two like to
    help where they can once in awhile and at this stage have no problems with the fact it isnt for
    them and the...

  • Posted in thread: 5.5 gallon glass fermenter on 07-10-2009 at 02:01 AM
    Thanks for the fermcap suggestion. Looks like there is a few different types that do the same
    thing. Will call the local store tomorrow and if they do not have it I will order it. On
    vacation next wee...

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