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  • Posted in thread: Christmas - Holiday warmer recipe quest on 09-14-2014 at 08:35 PM
    Looking for a recipe, or guidance, for an orange free winter warmer recipe worthy of giving
    family as a Christmas gift.

  • Posted in thread: Water? on 09-03-2014 at 04:03 AM
    Never really tasted a bandaid. But that may be the flavor - after the young beer yeastiness has
    subsided....disappointed and depressed it took 3 batches to pinpoint. Time to find $ ant go on
    a replace...

  • Posted in thread: Water? on 09-02-2014 at 10:14 PM
    How would you describe the flavor chlorine (and similar) give to a beer? I ask because - now as
    the "yeasty" young beer flavors are subsiding I'm left with a flavor that I (and my amateur
    palate) can'...

  • Posted in thread: Water? on 09-01-2014 at 09:22 PM
    Thanks, I had been using about a 50/50 blend of distilled and spring water before trying the ro
    water from the machine at the health food store...think I'll spend a few $ more and stick with

  • Posted in thread: Water? on 08-28-2014 at 01:59 AM
    What do you use for your extract brewing water and why? I've had a string of bad batches this
    summer and am leaning towards blaming my use of ro/ filtered city water from a machine at the
    local health...

  • Posted in thread: Making Soda at Home - The Giveaway! on 08-20-2014 at 02:15 AM

  • Posted in thread: Agave on 08-06-2014 at 10:15 PM
    I added a jar to a cerveza kit - at flame out - and it resulted in a nasty sweet flavor that
    has only mellowed slightly with age. I used a 24oz ? Jar of agave fermented well
    but I don't ...

  • Posted in thread: Blueberry ale advice? on 08-04-2014 at 11:36 PM
    Hmm...guess maybe I'll dump the vanilla...keep it simple. Would some carapils bump up the body
    and give a bit of a creamy texture?

  • Posted in thread: bad news for brewers in Toledo on 08-02-2014 at 11:14 PM
    Damn! That's pretty bad when they recommend not to boil it! Yet another bad thing gets off a
    foreign freighter & into Lake Erie. Like those dang Gobies, an Egyptian mouth breeder. they
    like the same f...

  • Posted in thread: Blueberry ale advice? on 08-02-2014 at 03:04 PM
    On vacation this week we picked a bunch of blueberries and I'm thinking of trying them in an to any suggestions!... I made a nice american wheat and was thinking of adjusting
    that recipe a...