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Posted in thread: What is your neighborhood brewery? on 11-04-2014 at 01:52 AM
There are many places in Portland, but right near me is a small brewpub called The Liberal Cup.
Their beer is pretty damn good and they usually have something cask conditioned also. 20 oz
pints for $3...
Posted in thread: Touchy taps on 11-04-2014 at 01:48 AM
Do you have big heavy tap handles? That'll make them easier to accidentally open.Nope. Just the
small black handles that they sell with the perlicks usually.I could see one of those big
Posted in thread: Raw honey on 11-02-2014 at 12:17 PM
If your primary is still going then the chances of some other micros taking hold over the yeast
is not very probable. And yes, they would first need to survive the high solute conc of the
Posted in thread: Touchy taps on 11-02-2014 at 12:14 PM
Thanks Trippr,I tried backing off the bonnets. Both were definitely too tight, but it hasn't
changed the issue. I'll need to break down the taps and clean when I change over the next kegs.
I hope I di...
Posted in thread: Touchy taps on 11-01-2014 at 02:42 AM
Yes touchy taps. Maybe I should say overly sensitive taps?Whatever. I have 2 perlick 525 taps
with SS shanks. The last month or so they have become very touchy, like if you lightly hit or
"tap the tap...
Posted in thread: Broke a Carboy Today. on 06-22-2014 at 02:57 AM
Better yet, spray yourself with the flex seal, dump the glass. Wilserbrewer glass
carboys...they are ticking timebombsI have used carboys, glass and better bottles. I tried the
SS brew bucket too.In...
Posted in thread: Bine growthand climbing on 06-05-2014 at 10:16 PM
Thanks for the feedback
Posted in thread: Bine growthand climbing on 06-04-2014 at 09:30 PM
May be a silly question but ...This is my second year with my hops plants. I have a lot of
bines, looking healthy.I am noticing that the growth is slowing when I have multiple bines
trained to climb t...
Posted in thread: Finally I got my two new hop plants - Hallertauer(US) & Tettnanger Need Growing Tips on 06-01-2014 at 12:03 PM
My hops get a mix of sun and shade throughout the day. The first year was very moderate in
growth. This is the second year and they have taken off like wildfire. I add a little miracle
grow once a mon...
Posted in thread: If you were to buy a house, what is most important to you? on 05-26-2014 at 08:18 PM
Here are the things that would factor into my next house:A basement with a sump pump that
doesn't run 24/7 so you're not afraid to leave for even a weekendMake sure there isn't a
outdoor shooting rang...