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Posted in thread: Brewery naming etiquette? on 08-31-2016 at 08:51 PM
Trademark doesn't mean anything without establishing first use in commerce (that's the
difference between a "TM" and an "R"). Even if you trademarked the name, if they beat you to
the punch and can sh...
Posted in thread: Source for 500ml bottles? on 02-15-2015 at 01:02 AM
Nope, I ended up using cappable 375's. Never could find a source.
Posted in thread: Wort Collected on 12-02-2014 at 02:07 AM
Yes but that assumes you're talking about the same gravity with different volumes. He's
claiming 85% efficiency without stating his preboil gravity. Sent from my iPhone using Home
BrewThe original pos...
Posted in thread: What would be so wrong about seeing winners' competition scores? on 11-20-2014 at 11:30 AM
I could be wrong, but from what I've read, this is not the case and is something that they are
trying to emphasize in the new guidelines. The point is that they are only guidelines. In some
Posted in thread: What would be so wrong about seeing winners' competition scores? on 11-19-2014 at 01:59 PM
I disagree. If you've ever stewarded, or even judged, scoring isn't an exact science. I have,
and I have.I certainly agree that subjectivity should (and can) be left at the door, but when
it comes to ...
Posted in thread: What would be so wrong about seeing winners' competition scores? on 11-19-2014 at 12:45 AM
This is the problem, where you switch from scoring beers against an idealized notion of style
to judging on the basis of subjective goodness. The former can be judged somewhat objectively,
but the lat...
Posted in thread: Source for 500ml bottles? on 11-10-2014 at 08:14 PM
16 Ounces is just under 500ml, and NB sells these: I think they'd look silly with wax. I like
those ones from thebottlejarstore, but ordering from the UK is gonna make this a pricier
project than I'd...
Posted in thread: Source for 500ml bottles? on 11-10-2014 at 06:46 PM
Hi All:I have a bourbon barrel-aged RIS that I'd love to put in 500ml bottles, capped, and
waxed. Problem is, I can't find a good source for bottles. Does anyone have a source that'll
sell them at the...
Posted in thread: Using REAL pumpkin in mash on 10-06-2014 at 01:09 AM
The "pumpkin" flavor comes from the spices not pumpkin. Some of the best pumpkin pies and
pumpkin beer don't even use pumpkin....Spices do not taste like pumpkin. If you were to say,
"the flavor you n...
Posted in thread: Calling Bergen County Home Brewers! on 09-15-2014 at 12:00 AM
Hi! Apologies for the delay, I didn't see that there was a new post. The club has been going
very well! We're still meeting at Dog & Cask on the first Tuesday of every month. Crowd is
solid, with lots...