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  • So there I was, drinking some O'connor's Red Nun when my buddy Jon and I decided it was time to brew our own beer... We went to the LHBS and picked up a basic kit and a cream ale kit and it was all down hill from there.
  • Starr Hill Dark Starr Clone, Barleywine/IPA Parti-Gyle, Fullers London Porter Clone, Stout/Porter Parti-gyle
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  • Posted in thread: Looking for a brewing mentor around Hampton Roads, VA on 08-14-2012 at 10:30 PM
    I am in Hampton Roads myself... I started brewing about 4 months ago and have progressed pretty
    well... I do not know about award winning brews, but I understand the science of it all and I
    have had n...

  • Posted in thread: LHBS screwup.... What can I make? on 08-11-2012 at 03:55 PM
    Thinkeverything will split pretty evenly?

  • Posted in thread: Opinions onStarr Hill Dark Starr Clone on 08-10-2012 at 11:56 PM
    I am planning to brew it next month...

  • Posted in thread: LHBS screwup.... What can I make? on 08-10-2012 at 11:49 PM
    I thought about that... I guess I was wondering if I were to split the grain into the
    proportions for 2.5 and 5 gallions what my potential options were, based on the original
    combination of grain... I...

  • Posted in thread: LHBS screwup.... What can I make? on 08-10-2012 at 11:31 PM
    SOOOOOOO.... I took a trip to the LHBS today hoping to aquire ingredients for 5 gallons of Bee
    Cave Brewery Haus Ale and 2.5 Gallons of an Irish red. I neglected to completely read the grain
    order for...

  • Posted in thread: Need some man advice on 08-08-2012 at 12:12 PM
    I second nitrousjunkie... I am using my GI Bill right now, and working full time. To be
    considered full time, you have to take a minimum of 12 credit hours a semester to draw full E-5
    with dependents ...

  • Posted in thread: Parti-gyle advice on 06-23-2012 at 11:06 AM
    So I guess I would do a 50/50 split on the 10 gallon batch?

  • Posted in thread: Parti-gyle advice on 06-22-2012 at 09:59 PM
    I am wanting to do a 3-way parti-gyle, 5 gallons each . One thing has me kind of stumped... How
    do you calculate either manually or in beersmith for 3 beers? I know for 2, you make your
    efficiency 2/3...

  • Posted in thread: First fruit beer on 06-12-2012 at 09:51 PM
    When I add fruit, I generally pulverize the fruit and add it to my hop bag, adding it and the
    juice into the secondary for about 5 days or so... It has worked for me...

  • Posted in thread: How do i start brewing on 06-11-2012 at 11:35 PM
    1.) Determine what type of beer you like2.) Go to your local Homebrew Shop (LHBS) and purchase
    a basic homebrew kit and an extract recipe of a style you like...3.) Follow the instructions in
    the recip...


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