Last Activity:11-30-2012 11:57 PM
Posted in thread: Pumpkin question! on 10-01-2012 at 04:50 PM
Mashed a pumpkin ale yesterday that was about 3 lbs of roasted pumpkin with about 13 lbs of
grain. Didn't have any issues with the lauter, but wasn't BIAB. I've done pumpkin ales in the
past, but I'm ...
Posted in thread: Wacky Sam Calagione Randall Jr. Commercial on 04-19-2012 at 11:21 PM
Randall Jr. looks smaller, but maybe the same manufacturer? Doesn't really seem like a bad
deal, but agree an infuser/french press would work just as easily and effectively.
Posted in thread: Looks like IL has got another home brewer! on 02-10-2010 at 04:42 AM
Welcome to the forum and it sounds like you're off to a great start. There is lots of great
information buried within this website and thousands of fantastic people chomping at the bit to
Posted in thread: Best Half-time show ever on 02-09-2010 at 12:40 AM
The stage was cool, the pyrotechnics were alright, but the performance was uninspired. Could
CBS have just been doing this on the cheap since they use The Who for all incarnations of CSI?
Thought the ...
Posted in thread: Lost on 02-03-2010 at 06:12 AM
Watched and then rewatched parts I was unsure about. Found it interesting that Desmond was on
the plane, and reading Salman Rushdies book, Haroun and the Sea Stories, which seems to have
Posted in thread: DOG LOVERS: I have a year to teach my dog to fetch a beer from the fridge! on 02-03-2010 at 12:44 AM
This is an awesome project and I think with the right amount of time you'll be very successful.
Now your original post didn't really stipulate the dogs need to bring you an individual bottle.
I would ...
Posted in thread: Willamette on its own... on 01-28-2010 at 05:56 AM
Sounds like someone needs to do a SMaSH :DI dig Willamette...it's a fuggle variety and decent
as a replacement. A little less earthy and more floral than fuggle, I'd say, but a great hop.A
Posted in thread: Willamette on its own... on 01-27-2010 at 04:10 AM
Not to hijack the thread, but I'm quite interested in how the discussion goes on this topic. I
purchased a pound of Willamette from Hopsdirect back in December because I kept seeing them
come up in wh...
Posted in thread: I'm assuming the answer to this question is YES and RDWHAHB, but... on 01-26-2010 at 11:43 PM
It's a "Cascadian Dark Ale" (black IPA)... I basically just modified an IPA recipe I was
planning to make to incorporate some dark malts.Thanks for posting. I've never had a black IPA,
but have heard ...
Posted in thread: S.S. or Aluminum Stock Pot? on 01-24-2010 at 04:59 AM
I've tried several different pots over the years (enamel lined, aluminum, stainless steel) and
enjoy the aluminum pot that came with my turkey fryer. What caused you to come to the
conclusion the pot ...