Last Activity:06-11-2011 2:50 AM
Posted in thread: Guinness Draft / Stout on 06-10-2011 at 03:55 PM
There is a great difference between[*]Guinnesss Draught[*]Guinness Extra Stout[*]Guinness
Foreign Extra StoutIf you get a pint on tap, or there is a widget in the bottle, or it is out
of a can, it is ...
Posted in thread: No more secondary for me on 04-19-2011 at 03:00 AM
Well, I did let it sit a leetle bit longer than maybe I should, but both my pale ale (8 wks)
and my steam beer (6 weeks) went from primary to bottle to belly and came out just fine. I
admit I should h...
Posted in thread: LME and DME in the same beer? on 01-21-2011 at 01:43 PM
I see - I guess I'm a sheltered brewer. My local brew store sells LME in bulk, so I could get
pretty much exactly what I wanted.Thanks, all, for an A to the noob's latest dumb Q.
Posted in thread: LME and DME in the same beer? on 01-20-2011 at 04:18 AM
I see lots of recipes with both LME and DME. How come? Is there a benefit to using both? So far
I have just bought LME from my local shop.
Posted in thread: First time to use a starter on 01-20-2011 at 04:14 AM
The only problem with the starter is once I make it, I'm committed. Just warming the vial three
hours before pitching is real convenient, but I like the idea of fully woke up and happily
Posted in thread: First time to use a starter on 01-20-2011 at 01:17 AM
Just brewed an IPA Sunday. Since our house usually is quite cool in the winter (64-66), I was
concerned with pitching enough yeast. I use the White Labs vials, in this case London Ale. So
this time I ...
Posted in thread: Is all dogfish head beer expensive? on 01-15-2011 at 09:17 PM
Just too many good beers around here for reasonable prices to spend that much. I do swing out
once a month or so and get a couple of bottles of Guinness Foreign Extra Stout, but we get
stuff like Desc...
Posted in thread: Deschutes Red Chair on 01-15-2011 at 09:09 PM
Very aromatic - the first storebought beer I have had that wowed me by the aroma before my
Posted in thread: Deschutes Red Chair on 01-15-2011 at 03:40 AM
Been waiting almost 10 months for this stuff....man, is it good! Buying a whole bunch this
winter, the goal is to clone.But in the meantime...... :):mug:
Posted in thread: Just What's Going on When Bottle Conditioning? on 01-07-2011 at 02:40 PM
Maybe you have different taste expectations for you stouts. Not everyone's tastes run the same.
Why, I've heard some people love Bud Lite, the only beer I've ever dumped down the drain.I