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  • Posted in thread: Results from juice, yeast and sugar experiments on 10-24-2011 at 04:56 AM
    I see drums in the background -- any effect after a loud jam?

  • Posted in thread: Earliest Time it is "Acceptable" to drink on brew day... on 03-22-2011 at 06:16 PM
    Oh, you're serious! I thought you were jerking our collective chains. Beer, being liquid bread,
    is suitable during every hour of any day.What's a good time... Good one.

  • Posted in thread: Seeking advice on an Orange/Cappuccino Stout on 06-24-2010 at 06:14 PM
    All of this talk about orange/chocolate and coffee/chocolate has me intrigued. First, has
    anyone here done an orange/cappuccino stout? And, what would you suggest as to flavoring?I
    probably won't get ...

  • Posted in thread: Am I a rat bastage / recipe thief? on 06-24-2010 at 06:02 PM
    I make a batch of beer for friends to offer as Christmas gifts. For '08 I made a clone of 'Old
    Speckled Hen,' which I euphemistically named 'Young Solid Cock' (opposite of each word.)My guy
    friends wo...

  • Posted in thread: How does one clean bottle gunk? on 07-21-2005 at 05:35 PM
    Jeez, you call that being lazy? I'd hate to see what you do when you really go at something.If
    it comes to questioning the cleanliness of bottles, I recycle them, then go out and buy a
    six-pack of som...

  • Posted in thread: Rediculous story about my second batch on 07-21-2005 at 03:47 AM
    And if it doesn't, name it. Might I suggest Face Plant?Also, I'm of a mind to think that
    personal brewing is an individual sport. You do the work, let them reap the benefits with you.

  • Posted in thread: What NOT to do... on 07-20-2005 at 07:49 PM
    Hey, for anyone collecting empties for bottling...DON'T USE DOS EQUIS BOTTLES!!!I just
    finishing bottling over half my batch with them and I hope to the beer gods that they keep
    their seal. Will test ...

  • Posted in thread: What NOT to do... on 07-20-2005 at 07:44 PM
    Hey, all.I used dos equis bottles. Stupid and a no-no. I didn't know. Now I have to cross my
    fingers that they sealed well. It seems they did, but we won't know until all is said and done,
    in about th...

  • Posted in thread: Sterilizing Bottles and the Arduous Process on 07-20-2005 at 05:09 PM
    OK, it's been nearly two weeks in the secondary and while I do not envy myself the arduous task
    of bottling, I'm tired of looking at all that pretty brown liquid sitting there not doing me
    any good.I ...

  • Posted in thread: Oh, and one more thing (right...) on 07-14-2005 at 12:39 PM
    1-1-3 (1 wk prim, 1 wk sec, 3 wk bottle) is what's listed with the instructions. I made a pale
    rye ale once, and it seemed leaving that go for two weeks in the secondary and a month in the
    bottles yie...

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