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02-05-2008

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02-20-2012 3:46 PM

    ABOUT ME

  • Sack-o-tomato, CA
  • I like beer, gardening, motorcycling, bananas, fruit trees, old iron (bikes, cars, trucks, aircraft,
  • Gardening,motorcycling,bananas,fruit trees,old iron (bikes,cars,trucks,aircraft,boats,etc.)
  • Heavy equipment operator
  • Blues, rock, etc.
  • I got interested in it when I talked to my cousin, who had brewed before. He gave me one of those miserable football looking kits. I QUICKLY switched to a carboy and fresh ingredients, but still extract brew, My setup now has 20 gallon batch capacity.

    I built a kegerator that houses 4 corny kegs. In the winter, I have a 5th corny next to the fridge, and a picnic tap. Makes 5 different beers flowing {8^)

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  • Posted in thread: Absurd persimmon project on 12-17-2010 at 03:02 PM
    Interesting read. Thanks for the writeup! the pectin tip is waht I was missing. I am about to
    embark on a 15 gallon batch of persimmon beer. I was considering a Belgian fruit style, or
    hefeweisen, but...

  • Posted in thread: handling bulk extract on 02-06-2008 at 07:04 PM
    Conestogaman,Price check please...just kidding, I only use 1/2 gallon of extract per 5 gallon
    batch. I think a gallon weighs 12 pounds?? Either that, or you make some kickin brews!Regards,
    MikeI figur...

  • Posted in thread: handling bulk extract on 02-05-2008 at 09:55 PM
    I buy 5 gallons (58lbs.) of extract at a time. I use a gallon of extract for every 5 gallons of
    wort. Works out to around 6 lbs. per 5 gallon batch. I warm my 5 gallon bucket either in the
    sun, of on ...

  • Posted in thread: Hello from CA on 02-05-2008 at 09:36 PM
    Howdy! Just stumbled upon your humble site and decided to post instead of lurk here for a
    while.I live in the Sack-o-tomato area of Cal-ee-for-nee-ah. I've been extract brewing for
    about 4 years or so...

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