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Posted in thread: Beer and non tourist destinations in New Orleans on 10-24-2012 at 09:43 PM
Saw on NOLA Brewing's website that they cancelled their brewery tours until further notice.
Posted in thread: Beer and non tourist destinations in New Orleans on 10-24-2012 at 09:26 PM
Hey guys,You provided some good feedback for my Portland trip so I'm gonna go back to the well
again!I'm going to be in NOLA this weekend Friday morning through Sunday evening for a buddy's
Posted in thread: 5 Gallon Home depot cooler on 06-25-2012 at 05:15 PM
It will work, but it depends on if you want to ever do big beers. I use a 5 Gallon Coleman
MAXCold water cooler and it works great for me, but I never really do beers bigger than 1.06.
Hardly loses an...
Posted in thread: Fell asleep on couch, boil went 6 hours on 06-19-2012 at 06:24 PM
On a scale from 1 to full-on idiot, I would say this one scored pretty high.I fell asleep
yesterday on the couch, and my 6.5 gallon boil reduced down to 1-2 gallons before I woke up.
Since it was 1:30...
Posted in thread: Amber/Copper Color from Vienna SMaSH on 06-13-2012 at 07:18 PM
Found this article online. The "gold malt" seems to be what im looking for. Does it seem
accurate? Pale Gold Malt (est. 10 L), which has a nutty but not toasty flavor, roast your base
malt for 20 min...
Posted in thread: Amber/Copper Color from Vienna SMaSH on 06-13-2012 at 07:07 PM
Toasty/bready is ok for me. Thanks for the advice on toasting. As I've never done it before,
it's good to know what I might expect.
Posted in thread: Amber/Copper Color from Vienna SMaSH on 06-13-2012 at 06:48 PM
Hey guys,Was trying to think through making an ordinary bitter with just Vienna malt, and
wanted to get some ideas on how to get a copper color from it as well as some caramel notes.
Here's my two ide...
Posted in thread: Wanting to travel to Oregon brewers festival on 05-23-2012 at 12:12 AM
Thanks for all the replies, guys. The festival wasn't really the only reason for my trip, I
wanted to visit the city anyway, it's just the festival helped me pick the date. Any other
Posted in thread: Wanting to travel to Oregon brewers festival on 05-22-2012 at 04:48 PM
Good point about avoiding the busy day. I don't necessarily have to go on a brewery tour, but
I'd like to know the cool beer relates places to go. I think I might stay at the paramount
hotel since it ...
Posted in thread: Wanting to travel to Oregon brewers festival on 05-22-2012 at 03:58 AM
Wanted to take at least one day to visit a brewery. Which day during the festival is the
slowest and what would be the best brewery tour around downtown?