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Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 03-19-2012 at 01:55 PM
Brewing tomorrow. I try to brew on Tuesdays when I'm laid off....kids are at school. I am doing
either a black IPA, American IPA,or an Oberon clone. Decisions, decisions, decisions...
Posted in thread: Cascades / Orange Pale Ale on 02-20-2012 at 09:54 PM
I am brewing this again tomorrow. I am making a few slight changes this time, though. Instead
of 9 pounds of maris otter, I am going to use 8 pounds of two row and 1 pound of belgian
biscuit malt. I a...
Posted in thread: My first attempt at a belgian style beer... on 02-08-2012 at 03:09 PM
I recently brewed a Belgian dubbel. I don't drink a lot of that style of beer but, it was
something I wanted to do and I think it turned out pretty good. I took some with to a local mug
club and every...
Posted in thread: Nut Brown AG on 02-07-2012 at 02:00 PM
I brewed a batch of this last May and it turned out pretty good so, I brewed another batch of
it last week. Last time I used Nottingham. This time I used Wyeast 1028 London Ale yeast. Two
more weeks u...
Posted in thread: Naperville, Illinois on 02-04-2012 at 02:52 PM
I shop at Brew and Grow in Bolingbrook, also. They have a very knowledgeable staff. I have
never had a bad experience there.
Posted in thread: Naperville, Illinois on 02-01-2012 at 03:55 PM
I have never brewed any extract brews. I really couldn't push you in the right direction on
that one. Sorry...good luck in all that you brew!
Posted in thread: Naperville, Illinois on 02-01-2012 at 04:56 AM
I have only been brewing a little over a year and a half. I started with all-grain and began
kegging after just a few batches. I started brewing with a couple of friends but, after six
months of that,...
Posted in thread: Naperville, Illinois on 02-01-2012 at 04:27 AM
I live in Joliet..I just tapped a Magnum/Simcoe ipa, I have a Belgian Dubbel that will be ready
next week, and I just brewed a nut brown ale today. Next two brew days will be another ipa and
Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery IPA on 01-30-2012 at 10:19 PM
I haven't tried that but, I have used Amarillos and it was amazing. It's all a matter of
opinion and IMO, Amarillo>Citra.
Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 01-29-2012 at 07:31 PM
I just got laid off on Friday so, my brew days will move to Tuesday. It is easier to do it
during the week when the kids are at school. Plus, I can spend more time with them on the
weekends when they ...