Last Activity:08-03-2010 2:02 AM
Posted in thread: Glossy sticker labels? on 07-30-2010 at 08:52 PM
I work at a brewery that only sells draft beer, but I still have to bottle a few cases at a
time for sales samples. I know that a lot of you use photo paper and glue or milk, but I have
to use sticker...
Posted in thread: Bottle size and bottle conditioning on 04-17-2010 at 05:55 AM
How did you add your priming sugar? All that I can imagine is that if you pitched a priming
solution on top of the beer and then drew from the bottom, you wouldn't get priming sugar until
the later bo...
Posted in thread: Waterbear American Pale Ale on 04-13-2010 at 06:26 PM
The name has three influences. It's mostly named after my dad's boat (hence the ship). It's
also a subtle reference to my pet name for my girlfriend - I told her I would name my first
successful brew ...
Posted in thread: My Strawberry Blonde Label on 04-12-2010 at 07:08 AM
Well it's important to make the most important bit of text stand out, but you've chosen to
write "rainier strawberry blonde" in a very similar color to your background gradient, so it's
really hard to...
Posted in thread: What label template for 22oz bottle? on 04-09-2010 at 11:41 PM
I use 8 1/2 x 11 sheets that are one big label, then just cut them to whatever size I want to
use. 25 cents per sheet at the University book store.
Posted in thread: Waterbear American Pale Ale on 04-09-2010 at 11:35 PM
K moved it to Flickr. If that didn't work I'll just show my girlfriend or something haha.
Posted in thread: Waterbear American Pale Ale on 04-09-2010 at 09:26 PM
It works on my computers...
Posted in thread: Waterbear American Pale Ale on 04-09-2010 at 07:02 PM
The colors look really creepy because it was converted from CMYK to RGB when I uploaded it...
it's a lot warmer in the print version. What do you think, too "dirty" maybe?
Posted in thread: Brewery names--what's your story? on 04-09-2010 at 04:54 AM
I'm calling my pale ale Water Bear, for three reasons. First, I told my girlfriend I'd name my
first successful brew after her, and Bear is my pet name for her. Second, my dad's old sailboat
Posted in thread: I want to brew a 10% beer how can i do that on 02-03-2010 at 09:15 PM
Surprised I'm the first to mention honey. Like they said the idea is just to give the yeast
more food, but among my friends honey seems to be the most popular way to up the ABV because it
is 95% ferme...