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Posted in thread: Share us your DUMBEST brewing experience... on 02-26-2014 at 02:55 PM
A few weeks ago I was adding oak chips I soaked in whisky to my Carboy and accidentally dropped
the spoon in. If the beer turns out to be really good I'm going to send it to contest with
spoon under s...
Posted in thread: Beer Jelly Beans on 01-22-2014 at 08:20 PM
Oh... sweet.... jebus... :smack: Craft brewing has arrived? :confused:Joking aside. I would
rather have the real deal than a a chemical-jelly bean ;) Those things look like pearls...
something is not ...
Posted in thread: Brewing is my zen & recipe thoughts on 12-26-2013 at 06:19 PM
Oh man - how I have missed brewing! Its been a couple months since my last brew session but
sitting here in the garage in 20F weather with snow on the ground and just content like a dog
by a warm fire...
Posted in thread: Been a long time since bottling....little help? on 12-24-2013 at 03:37 PM
Nicely done uniondr - really really good reference!
Posted in thread: Sierra Nevada on 10-25-2013 at 01:48 PM
Man, that is really awesome! It is amazing to see some companies that "get it". It makes very
solid business sense too : 1,000* knit caps @ $4 bucks a pop** = $4,000 1,000* cards @ $1 a
piece = $1,000...
Posted in thread: Soapy Taste in Session IPA on 10-24-2013 at 04:40 PM
In some commercial brews I have definitely picked up a "soapy" taste to the IPA and always
wondered if it was my nose/taste buds reacting to a specific hop... interested to hear what
others have to sa...
Posted in thread: Grain shelf life in bucket on 10-16-2013 at 06:55 PM
I plan on buying a 55lb bag of grain soon and I am going to do exactly what the preppers do for
this kind of medium to long term storage. It' a grain, so just get a mylar bag and some oxygen
Posted in thread: Solo Cup on 10-04-2013 at 07:51 PM
All the time. Either that or a one pint canning jar
Posted in thread: Does brewtoad make anyone else want to shoot themselves in the face? on 09-04-2013 at 09:41 PM
I use Brewer's Friend ( but it has a really annoying limit in the number of recipes before it
wants you to pay (I think it is 5... which is really low). It seems to work and stays pretty
much out of ...
Posted in thread: cream ale brew with large yeast cake(i think) on 09-04-2013 at 12:16 AM
Yeah - agree with STZ. Definitely looks like leftover proteins from cold break. Did you strain
the wort when moving it into the fermenter? If not, might be worth looking into picking up a