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Posted in thread: I hate Grand Rapids! on 01-21-2012 at 02:56 PM
Grand Rapids is awesome, it's such a great city even before considering their beer offerings.
It has a lot of big city amenities packaged into a small city atmosphere. Tons of parks, big
art scene, ec...
Posted in thread: Bakeing bread in a smoker on 01-21-2012 at 02:25 PM
If you make the right kind of bread I think the smoke flavor would be amazing in it. I'm
thinking something with cornbread, jalapeno, maybe a bit of mango for some sweetness. Add some
smokiness and yo...
Posted in thread: Home made vinegars? on 01-21-2012 at 02:21 PM
Beer vinegar! I've not tried it yet, but I came across a blog by Michael Ruhlman where he talks
about it. It's incredibly easy. Pour half a gallon of beer into a container, stir vigorously,
let sit fo...
Posted in thread: Going to Milwaukee next weekend on 04-19-2011 at 09:16 PM
Ooooh, good for you! I'm excited for you. Are you finished with school by May 9? It'd be nice
to have a "going away party" for you at lschiavo's, if you'll be around before then!!!!!!!!
(I'll tell him...
Posted in thread: Going to Milwaukee next weekend on 04-19-2011 at 05:51 PM
I just got offered and accepted a job in Milwaukee! I'll be starting on May 9th. I don't mean
to hijack your thread Lorena, but I don't want to create another thread about Milwaukee :) .
Those of you ...
Posted in thread: Northern Michigan/UP microbrews on 03-23-2011 at 01:36 AM
I always make a trip to Shorts; the best in Northern Michigan. I also am fond of Right Brain in
Traverse City.A new Brewery should be open in the Sault; Soo Brewing Company. They are on
Posted in thread: Lakefront IPA clone-ish on 12-21-2010 at 12:32 AM
I was looking for an IPA to brew, I think I'll be brewing this one next week. I remember you
telling me good things about Lakefront's IPA so I'll give your clone a whirl. If Bob says it's
that good I'...
Posted in thread: Brew Masters on Discovery w/ Sam Calagione on 12-02-2010 at 12:32 AM
I'm glad I'm not the only one that thought this! If this were at my job, they would be filming
a miscommunication with a hardware installer that meant I had to scrap and re-write an entire
Posted in thread: Brew Masters on Discovery w/ Sam Calagione on 12-01-2010 at 06:19 PM
I'm hoping that Discovery will run various brewers over the life of this show. DFH this season
then move on to another next season. hence the name Brew Master(s)How many episodes are
scheduled for thi...
Posted in thread: Ban Smoking in Bars?? on 12-01-2010 at 03:56 PM
In Michigan, smoking is banned in bars as well. On one hand, it's nice going out to the bars
and not smelling like smoke. But on the other hand, I'm a believer in fewer government
regulations and thin...