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Posted in thread: 1 year lost to beer... on 10-21-2011 at 03:37 AM
It's quite the adventure for sure. It hasn't been a year yet for me, I've learned a lot, also
learned I have a lot more to learn. I also went from an inconspicious Mr. Beer kit and cooler
to a closet ...
Posted in thread: What do you drive? on 09-20-2011 at 03:30 PM
1999 Honda Shadow ACE motorcycle daily to work2006 Nissan Armada is the the family/wifes
car.1991 Jeep Cherokee, my rain day rig instead of the bike and also my 4-wheelin' rig.
Posted in thread: Do you have a beard? on 09-16-2011 at 06:30 PM
Have a goat going on. It will go 3-4 inches before wifey decides it's too long, and then I cut
it down to about half that. If it were up to me, it would grow until it was getting in the way
Posted in thread: What is the best way to controll your temp? on 09-11-2011 at 02:50 PM
Add 1 more for a dedicated fridge, freezer with a temp controller. Craigslist is a great source
for frigdes and freezers for cheap, often less than a couple batches of beer. Entirely worth
Posted in thread: What kind of HDTV do you have and what made you buy it? on 09-10-2011 at 11:29 PM
48" Vizio 1080p 120Hz LCD from Costco here. Had it for 2 years now with no problems. It's a
huge upgrade from the 40" plasma 720 we used to have.Consumer Reports is a good and trusted
source to check ...
Posted in thread: Why brewing kits? on 08-29-2011 at 09:43 PM
I like the kits for now because they are easy enough to find and are generally already tried
and trued. Most online stores have reviews of the kits, you can learn from those reviews
whether or not it'...
Posted in thread: Oops! Racked on top of Starsan. How bad will it be?? on 08-29-2011 at 12:21 AM
Can't say I've done this myself, but it is my understanding that you will be fine, worst case,
it may seem a little "watery" in the end.
Posted in thread: Best brew kit? on 08-26-2011 at 03:40 PM
I agree with Revvy.Which is the best brew kit is like asking what time is the best time to eat
lunch. The best kit is the one that you like and works for you. I like the Liberty Cream Ale
(good after ...
Posted in thread: hello from phoenix! on 08-25-2011 at 03:58 AM
Welcome to your new obsession in life! Look around on Craigslist for fridges or freezers you
can use for fermentation chambers, was the best move I made for living in the SE valley of
Posted in thread: Kickoff party tonight! on 08-24-2011 at 08:14 PM
As I am pretty much still a beginner brewer, less than 10 batches, I've learning sticking to
the "recipe" is a good start. No need to get crazy and do things differently. I've been using