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Posted in thread: Colonial Ale? on 09-01-2012 at 11:45 PM
Vinegar? I hardly think they'd have put up with that. Beers were necessarily sour due to how
they were produced, but hops were a well-known and commonly used ingredient during this era. In
Posted in thread: Colonial Ale? on 09-01-2012 at 05:04 AM
I remember reading somewhere that herbs were used as well, hops did not appear in the US till
after rev war? I could be completely wrong, try the home brewers garden book, has some good
Posted in thread: Colonial Ale? on 09-01-2012 at 01:28 AM
I've been reading on Colonial style beer recipes, in preparation of brewing an extract based,
Colonial style ale that's a close representation of what a Colonial ale might have tasted like
in those da...
Posted in thread: Tasting test bottle - How soon? on 04-25-2010 at 09:07 AM
Just tried a second bottle of my Cooper's Irish Stout, this one is even better then the first.
Posted in thread: It really is hard to screw up beer--testimonial on 04-25-2010 at 06:42 AM
I'm new to home brewing too, just brewed my second, 5 gallon batch which is a ale. I've had my
fair share of mistakes, all the way back to when i used Mr. Beer, but i haven't had one come
out that i c...
Posted in thread: Additives, and Cancer. on 04-25-2010 at 05:52 AM
I use One Step no rinse, i always rinse with everything regardless.
Posted in thread: Propane Burner? on 04-25-2010 at 05:47 AM
FWIW, I've been doing AG for almost a couple years. Have never used a screen or anything, and
have never had a bug land in my open boils. I also have the most basic Bayou burner that you
get at Home D...
Posted in thread: Politicians that brew? on 04-25-2010 at 05:44 AM
Are forefathers, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Ben Franklin all brewed beer in their
home's. Brewing beer in your home is America's past time.
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2010? on 04-25-2010 at 05:38 AM
5 Gallons Copper's Irish Stout5 Gallons Capone's (My Recipe) Total 10 Gallons