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Posted in thread: From homebrewing to a Nanobrewery on 02-06-2016 at 12:11 AM
Best advice i can give you is double your projected start up costs. Idk enough about the red
tape over there to say to double your timetable to opening day but thats the rule of thumb here
in the stat...
Posted in thread: So, the Virginia ABC has decided to be a-holes on 02-05-2016 at 04:12 PM
currently Wort Hogs (Mellow Mushroom, 2nd Tues of month) and NoVA Homebrew (used to meet at Old
Ox, 3rd Wed of month)So no more meeting at Old Ox due to the new ABC laws? We follow the wort
Posted in thread: So, the Virginia ABC has decided to be a-holes on 02-05-2016 at 02:37 PM
rule applies to breweries onlyyou 50 West at Brew LoCo?Ahh. Ok then. That makes much more
sense!Yes, the LOCAL (LOudoun Creators of Ales and Lagers) meeting at Brew Loco. Every first
Monday of the mon...
Posted in thread: So, the Virginia ABC has decided to be a-holes on 02-05-2016 at 02:11 PM
Interesting... I'm in NoVa too, and part of a homebrew club, and we haven't heard anything
about this yet. We meet in a coffee shop that sells growler fills and bottles but you can't
drink in the shop...
Posted in thread: What Do You Do to Keep Your Mind Off Beer When You Can't Drink? on 02-05-2016 at 02:05 PM
I quit drinking soda about 4 years ago. I used lemonade as a transition and quit drinking that
as well. Not as to say I'm a health nut. After all, as a member of this site it comes to no
Posted in thread: Priming Sugar on 02-05-2016 at 02:00 PM
What is this app, if you don't mind sharing?It's called Homebrew Calculator. The icon is a
pilsner type looking glass. I have an Android. Idk if they make it for iphones. It's a great
little app. I us...
Posted in thread: Pils Malt - 90 Minute Boil Question on 02-05-2016 at 11:51 AM
I brew Ipa's and other beers that require a 90 minute boil all the time. I sparge a half gallon
more on average because i know i lose 1 gallon an hour in the boil. You've been brewing for 5
years so i...
Posted in thread: What Do You Do to Keep Your Mind Off Beer When You Can't Drink? on 02-02-2016 at 04:07 PM
Carbonated water helps me when I can't drink. My brother is an ex alcoholic and he drinks a ton
of carbonated water to deal with his cravings. Luckily, I didn't get the "I need to drink all
the time" ...
Posted in thread: Moving the brewery... on 01-30-2016 at 05:01 AM
So my fridge for the taps won't fit in my little brew space. The fridge is 66 inches high and
the space is 66.4 inches high. The issue is a pvc drain pipe from the hvac runs across the
floor. Its so t...
Posted in thread: Moving the brewery... on 01-27-2016 at 12:07 AM
Moving a home brewery is rough. I would have never known i had accumulated so much brew stuff.
This pic doesn't even include the tap system, kegs, or the brewhouse. And yes... that's 8
gallons or so o...