Last Activity:12-16-2013 6:53 PM
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Posted in thread: Hello from Ames, IA on 03-02-2013 at 11:38 PM
Go Cyclones!!!!!Okay, now that I have that out of my system, if you want to just kind of ease
into the all-grain world, look into doing a few partial mash BIAB batches. The only special
Posted in thread: adding to beer kits ? on 01-25-2013 at 12:50 AM
It is very hard to help someone add to a kit when we don't even know what it is, if its a
canned prehopped kit using dried malt extract instead of sugar and using fresh yeast (dried or
Posted in thread: adding to beer kits ? on 01-23-2013 at 12:54 AM
Well, it sounds like an interesting topic, but can potentially open up a new can of worms. I
mean there are so many things that can be changed/added/subtracted to make a recipe your own.
And you reall...
Posted in thread: adding to beer kits ? on 01-22-2013 at 12:25 AM
You know, this was one of the things that encouraged me to go to kitless brewing after my
second kit. When I buy a box of cake mix it has instructions for making it, but it also
includes options for s...
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 01-04-2013 at 12:35 AM
Thanks for refreshing my memory on the rest of the details I also studied this in school in my
ethic class but its been a few years ago since that class.There is also the fact that phsyics
with water ...
Posted in thread: old school brewing on 11-09-2012 at 12:27 AM
It also available at Project Gutenberg in various formats for your consideration.
Posted in thread: Nice article on how AB InBev is trying to destroy good beer for higher profits on 11-04-2012 at 11:51 PM
Sure the article seems awful and evil. It's nothing more than capitalism at its finest.It's the
goal of capitalism to make and sell inexpensive products and not to make and sell cheap
products. This i...
Posted in thread: Lid on or lid off? on 10-31-2012 at 01:32 AM
When I'm brewing outside where bugs and what-not can fall in I do a partial cover to allow the
VOCs to escape. When indoors, topless.
Posted in thread: Problems with converting a cooler to a mash tun on 10-15-2012 at 12:22 AM
If you're using a cooler made since ~Aug then the hole for the spigot is larger than the
instructions in the original posting. I ran into this myself and I solved it with more gaskets
and a couple of ...
Posted in thread: Is it a sin? on 08-27-2012 at 01:45 AM
It's not a sin as long as the angels get their share.