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Posted in thread: Your First Brew on 10-20-2007 at 06:15 PM
My first brew was a stout, just 'cause it's one of my favorite styles. The homebrew shop clerk
tried to get me to do a "girly" brew because women don't like dark beers. :rolleyes:
Posted in thread: NZ brewery offering lifetime supply of beer for return of stolen laptop on 10-18-2007 at 11:09 PM
NZ brewery offering lifetime supply of beer for return of stolen laptop12 bottles a month is a
lifetime supply? :confused: (Beats nothing, though!) :drunk:
Posted in thread: Brewing with friends on 10-15-2007 at 03:54 AM
The first time I brewed, I did it by myself. After that, every time I mention I'm going to be
brewing, various friends want to stop by and help out. One of them got super excited about the
Posted in thread: What's Brewing This Weekend? Oct. 13-14 on 10-14-2007 at 05:44 AM
Tomorrow I'm brewing a Scotch ale (partial mash). Then on Monday, my first-ever batch of mead.
:D (4-day weekend for me = more brewing!)
Posted in thread: Labrador tea? on 07-14-2007 at 05:29 AM
Thanks for checking your books for me.I'm not a fan of Labrador tea, but an Iñupiaq friend
of mine swears by it. She drinks tons of the stuff!
Posted in thread: Labrador tea? on 07-14-2007 at 02:24 AM
Have you tasted labrador tea? It's been quite a while since I tasted it (grew up in Alaska) but
I remember it as having a very nasty tasteYeah, but many ingredients taste like sh*te on their
own yet m...
Posted in thread: new meadery: Ring of Fire (Alaska) on 07-13-2007 at 07:38 AM
There was an article about Ring of Fire in the paper this week, including a list of restaurants
in Homer and Anchorage where you can get it. Apparently Oaken Keg has it, too, but I haven't
been there ...
Posted in thread: Labrador tea? on 07-13-2007 at 07:32 AM
While digging through my field guide to Alaskan plants (in prep for some fieldwork I'll be
doing starting next week), I saw mention of Labrador tea being used in beer. Does anyone know
what for? I'm a...
Posted in thread: What are you studying/majoring in? on 02-27-2007 at 03:29 AM
There's a good chance you'll be able to get on with one of the big linguistic firms based in
L.A. :pTruth be told, I love linguistics. I have no idea what makes it so fascinating, but it
really is. WT...
Posted in thread: What are you studying/majoring in? on 02-26-2007 at 03:22 PM
My favorite's the voiced interdental fricative ;) I don't know... that retroflex tap is pretty
cool :pGetting my Ph.D. in linguistics (endangered languages and laboratory
phonetics/phonology). I'll pr...