Black Island Brewer

An Ode to Beer

Gift Premium Subscription To Black Island Brewer

Join Date:


Last Activity:

02-22-2017 8:31 PM

Likes Given: 635

807 Likes on 456 Posts 


  • Isla Negra
  • Male
  • Married


  • Posted in thread: Free bottle caps!!! on 02-13-2017 at 03:17 PM
    I don't beleive a good British ale should be bottled, which might explain why your exporting
    bottle caps.:off:...or maybe they would like to see us go back to bottle conditioning instead
    of kegging an...

  • Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 02-13-2017 at 06:18 AM
    When you are out for dinner at an upscale place and see Westy 12 on the menu for $75 and think
    "Fvck that, I'll make my own!"

  • Posted in thread: Northern Brewer is deleting negative reviews!! on 02-12-2017 at 12:03 AM
    Yep, this was the case long before AB.

  • Posted in thread: First Protein Rest on 02-11-2017 at 04:15 AM
    In Beersmith, switch your mash profile from single infusion/temperature to double infusion. It
    will give you the water and temp amounts for both steps.

  • Posted in thread: Free bottle caps!!! on 02-10-2017 at 11:41 PM
    Got my caps today, sent the survey answers to your support email, thanks for the great caps!

  • Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 02-05-2017 at 03:00 AM
    When you try to figure out where to stay that has the best access to local breweries when you
    travel. Then you also drive an insane distance to hit some places that you may not be near
    again... I migh...

  • Posted in thread: Cap and Bottle Compatability Question on 02-02-2017 at 10:29 PM
    What you have are twist-off bottles. Most people will tell you not to use them, but a minority
    will say they use them and you should too. The capper will seal it, but it might not be a tight
    seal, and...

  • Posted in thread: Brew-Boss Giveaway! 20 Gallon Kettle on 02-02-2017 at 06:54 PM
    Cool, I beat the deadline!

  • Posted in thread: Post your "whoops" moments- messes, etc on 01-31-2017 at 04:02 PM
    Brew day was finishing up, and I heated some water in my boil keggle to clean up with. Scrubbed
    up the keggle on the inside and lifted it off the stand to dump the water. Grabbed the handle
    with one h...

  • Posted in thread: Wonder Mill grinds too fine? on 01-28-2017 at 10:50 PM
    Next time use a wire whisk to break up those dough balls. It's faster and more effective than
    smushing them with a spoon. If your grains were milled fine with the Corona mill the falling
    temp probably...

  • Homebrewers of Puget Sound
    Homebrewers of Puget Sound
Following Stats
"Oh don't give me none more of that Old Janx Spirit/No, don't you give me none more of that Old Janx Spirit/For my head will fly, my tongue will lie, my eyes will fry and I may die/Won't you pour me one more of that sinful Old Janx Spirit"