Black Island Brewer
Last Activity:10-08-2015 10:27 PM
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Posted in thread: Official HBT Weight loss thread on 10-06-2015 at 04:35 AM
January will make 11 years since I got rid of 108 pounds, still doing it with Weight Watchers.
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 10-05-2015 at 11:06 PM
Never thought I'd hear someone try to pronounce IPA as a word myself, but it happened
yesterday: "I'd like the Little Rain ippa, please." Just made me smile...
Posted in thread: The "Dear" , "Sincerely" thread on 10-04-2015 at 06:41 PM
Dear GF,Please don't beat around the bush. Tell us how you REALLY feel, directly. Your subtle
hints are lost on the obtuse.Sincerely,BIBP.S. Was also disappointed recently with an Amber
that was a hop...
Posted in thread: Don't Do That. on 09-25-2015 at 02:36 PM
Last weekend I was kegging a batch. I hook co2 up to one of those orange carboy caps and use
the co2 to get the siphon going. SWMBO started talking to me and I didn't notice that too much
co2 was goin...
Posted in thread: To keg or not to keg?? on 09-20-2015 at 02:01 AM
I'm one of the few who checked "other" because none of the other choices were my reasons for
choosing one over the other.Aside from most of the obvious reasons for doing one over the other
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 09-17-2015 at 05:46 AM
Like a kombucha SCOBY?I'm guessing more like kefir grains, but same concept.
Posted in thread: Don't Do That. on 09-14-2015 at 03:38 AM
Try to do an ass to grass squat on the last rep of the last set of the max weight you've ever
lifted at that rep range before. Especially without a spotter capable of assisting with that
amount of wei...
Posted in thread: Cider farm/brand recommendations? on 09-09-2015 at 04:36 AM
South of Seattle, outside of Olympia, Lattin's Country Cider Mill has some excellent
unpasteurized Cider. Last time I bought it I had to sign a waiver stating I want consuming it
raw. Hopefully they h...
Posted in thread: Confession Time on 09-09-2015 at 04:30 AM
I usually wash with hot water only, especially everything pre-boil. I'm not that hardcore, but
I have a pretty advanced ghetto brew setup. I try to spend the money on things that help the
most and ski...
Posted in thread: Cider farm/brand recommendations? on 09-04-2015 at 04:07 AM
I know of a couple of options, where do you live?