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Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 06-10-2013 at 12:08 AM
Prima Pils by Victory. I always try to make it through a beer even if I don't like it, but this
one I had to dump.
Posted in thread: Is there any point in cold crashing a Saison? on 06-04-2013 at 06:22 PM
I just got my temp controlled chest freezer and I'm itching to cold crash. This isn't a style
that needs it, is it?
Posted in thread: Lookie who stopped at trader joes on 01-15-2013 at 02:19 PM
I couldn't stand those Boatswain beers. Worth a gamble at $1.99 though.
Posted in thread: Any other recent/to be new Dads? on 01-14-2013 at 04:32 PM
I have a 5 month old daughter, our first. I have definitely scaled back my consumption, but I'm
brewing more. I upgraded to doing all grain a month after her birth. I have a lot of beers
ready to drin...
Posted in thread: breweries to check out in San Diego? on 01-10-2013 at 05:26 PM
Check www.westcoaster.com. They have a comprehensive list of all the county breweries as well
as an events calendar. There aren't any I'd say to stay away from, but the must see breweries
are Alpine, ...
Posted in thread: Question regarding a note from a LHBS contest on 12-26-2012 at 03:21 PM
I recently entered an IPA contest. I was told the judges were not BJCP judges, but one was a
brewmaster for a local Brewpub and the other runs the LHBS. I was just looking for notes on my
beer, so I w...
Posted in thread: How bad was your first home brew? on 12-21-2012 at 02:43 PM
My first was a Dead Guy Ale kit. I thought the beer turned out horrible, turns out I just don't
like Dead Guy Ale. I hadn't had one before and my friend talked me into getting that kit. My
worst was a...
Posted in thread: What was responsible for your biggest improvement? on 12-20-2012 at 02:13 AM
Ferm temps and starters.
Posted in thread: White Labs #WLP001... on 12-11-2012 at 03:51 AM
It's my favorite strain. My low grav pale ale I just bottled popped the lid off the bucket.
It's a monster.
Posted in thread: brewery tour 2013 on 12-10-2012 at 07:52 PM
If you are driving try and stop by Alpine Beer Co. in Alpine, CA. It's about 30-40 mins east of
San Diego, and well worth the trip. It's fairly nondescript but the beer is outstanding.