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Posted in thread: What does your LHBS charge for bulk grain sacks? on 05-18-2010 at 06:02 PM
Thingsbeer (at Michigan Brewing Co. in Webberville, MI) sells 50# Briess Pilsen for $35 (they
just lowered their prices on Briess malts). I think the pale malt is about the same.
Posted in thread: Barley Crusher Owners - What's a good gap setting? on 05-18-2010 at 05:48 PM
I use .039 for barley and .037 for wheat malt.
Posted in thread: explain to me: mashing temps! on 10-13-2009 at 05:16 PM
...(the very recently deceased) (Greg) Noonan...TLCould this be true?
Posted in thread: Star Anise - how to use? on 10-02-2009 at 06:40 PM
When using spices, I don't like one flavor to stand out, so I go for flavor amounts barely
above the flavor threshold. I love it when people say, "What is that flavor? I can't identify
it exactly, but...
Posted in thread: Star Anise - how to use? on 10-01-2009 at 01:56 PM
I'll be brewing a strong dark Belgian ale and am considering trying star anise (and maybe some
bitter orange peel). I've looked all around for how to use the star anise but got a lot of
Posted in thread: What's the longest you've ever aged a homebrew? on 05-13-2009 at 03:44 PM
Oh wow, Third coast is one of my favorite old ales...I bet that one is awesome....uh....wait,
It might be infected, so you should hand it over to me for proper disposal...I know you've
heard this befo...
Posted in thread: What's the longest you've ever aged a homebrew? on 05-10-2009 at 03:31 PM
I have a box that's been buried in my basement for years with a few bottles from my earlier
brewing life, 1990 and 1991! A pale ale, an altbier, a pilsener, a "Christmas" beer. None of
them is a "big"...
Posted in thread: All Grain from Amazon.com... seems really nice... oddly CHEAP on 01-12-2009 at 07:08 PM
It wasn't free shipping for the 8 oz hop sampler. I put 2 of them in my shopping cart and
shipping was $11+ on a $33.80 order.
Posted in thread: Coldest weather brewed in? on 01-12-2009 at 06:26 PM
I heard of someone brewing at minus 40, don't know if he meant centigrade or fahrenheit
though.....Funny, -40 is the temp where farenheit meets centigrade!
Posted in thread: Kirkland brand beer on 01-08-2009 at 09:16 PM
No, but Trader Joe has Firestone Walker Brewing Co. make beers for them I am told.Trader Joe's
has a really nice dark abbey style beer made for them by Unibroue. I think they call it Vintage