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  • Posted in thread: Using vial tubes for washed yeast for storage on 12-13-2015 at 07:19 AM
    I've had great results with smaller tubes/vials. The standard White Labs Vials are only 35mL
    total, so if the storage container I have available is smaller, I just store/pitch two of them.
    This detail...

  • Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 03-15-2015 at 11:50 PM
    Hard cider spiced to high heaven, with home soaked bourbon added. What's with all the babies on
    the way? SWMBO is gonna go into labor any day now. Maybe this homebrew really is an

  • Posted in thread: Late addition of LME or DME on 03-15-2015 at 11:43 PM
    Color and caramel. From my understanding, the longer you boil, the darker it gets. I can see it
    being like hops in that flavor and aroma show up differently relative to boil time. You boil to

  • Posted in thread: Bad Judgment Ale - Swollen Extract Can on 09-02-2013 at 03:24 PM
    *DISCLAIMER* I am on occasion an idiot. IF you decide to stupidly brew with unknown materials
    and end up sick or dead because you tried it, I now advise against it. So there.I did the
    research and tri...

  • Posted in thread: One Man's Trash Is Another Man's Brew Gear on 06-23-2013 at 01:34 AM
    Due to my reputation for fixing and modifying everything i get my hands on I was given a Fluval
    105 canister aquarium filter. First I was thinking of just using the tubing, but of course-"How
    can I us...

  • Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 06-07-2013 at 03:46 PM
    American Honey Cream Ale Tomorrow-My first 5 Gallon Batch!Willamette and Cascade hops instead
    of Saaz or Mt Hood as many prefer. May use second runnings for an American Pale Ale-related
    beer with my n...

  • Posted in thread: Favorite Brewing Music on 06-04-2013 at 09:32 PM
    Bringing up an old thread, but I thought it appropriate due to the heat and humidity showing up
    here in the South! Brewing music is my exciting and anticipation music, i.e. Hells Bells, old
    Zeppelin, ...

  • Posted in thread: How did you find us? on 05-23-2013 at 03:36 PM
    Wow, I was wondering how many people were into brewing, so I just typed "homebrew" into GooCh
    and this was in the suggestions. Really is like my wife - i type in one letter and instantly
    there are six...

  • Posted in thread: New member, young brewer on 05-23-2013 at 03:32 PM
    New to the forums and somewhat new to the art, celebrating the AL HB9 2013 legislation. I have
    been at it for a few years, with varied results from "I wish I wrote that down" to "wow-there
    is somethin...

  • Posted in thread: Alabama Homebrew Legislation 2013 on 05-23-2013 at 03:24 PM
    I'm with you on the unfair advantage, but that does not mean we have not been learning even
    without our most hallowed brew days! There is no substitute for real experience, even if BYO
    and forums can ...

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