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  • Garland Texas
  • Brewer at Rahr and Sons Fort Worth Tx
  • Brewing beer,making wine,music production,anime
  • Manufacturing Specalist @ Texas Instruments and Brewer at Rahr and Son's
  • Jason Van Gilder
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  • Have been brewing beer for almost a year now. I started making wine about 10 years ago.
    I currently make All-Grain brews.
    Brewer at Rahr and Son's
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  • Posted in thread: Vojvodina Hops - How to use it??? on 09-03-2009 at 03:06 AM
    This sounds like the perfect time to do a SMaSH. Pick a base malt, a clean yeast, and do an
    experiment.I would go all out and use all four ounces. Do a 1 oz. bittering, flavoring, and
    aroma addition. ...

  • Posted in thread: Vojvodina Hops - How to use it??? on 08-27-2009 at 02:28 AM
    I just picked some of these hops off of a Colorado Univ. farm in Fort Collins. The grower could
    only tell me that it was a noble variety and not if it would be good for a certain kind of
    addition. Doe...

  • Posted in thread: Abita Brewery had a tank explode on 01-16-2009 at 08:38 PM
    Why would cleaning a tank involve pressurizing it with co2? I've no idea of the quirky ways of
    large scale breweries.It was probably a CIP cycle (Clean in place) to prep the tank to have
    wort or beer ...

  • Posted in thread: Hop Hash on 12-11-2008 at 10:48 PM
    Yup, I've been by the brewery a couple times, but it's been since last hockey season. I think
    you had just put Cat's Eye on tap. I need to come by some Saturday soon.I'm here on Sat. about
    twice a mon...

  • Posted in thread: Hop Hash on 12-11-2008 at 10:23 PM
    Or you could try and buy some T45 Pellets. They are more concentrated. They put the ground up
    hop matter into a whirlwind centerfuge? (not sure) but they basically separate the lupulin
    glands from som...

  • Posted in thread: Hop Hash on 12-11-2008 at 10:21 PM
    That's kinda neat, its a super alpha pellet.By the way, I love Ugly Pug. Thankfully living here
    I can find it at a lot of places. It's nice to have a good microbrewery close by.Thank you.Do
    you live i...

  • Posted in thread: Hop Hash on 12-11-2008 at 10:14 PM
    Up here at Rahr today we are brewing a batch of our Ugly Pug. I was in the walk in weighing up
    some Perle hops, when I noticed that one of the pellets was a lighter color. It looked an
    almost blond/am...

  • Posted in thread: Rahr and Sons and Billy's Brew and Que on 08-28-2008 at 01:04 PM
    Your welcome. Come back anytime.

  • Posted in thread: Looking for a LHBS in the dallas fort worth area thanks on 05-26-2008 at 11:14 PM
    Home Brew Headquarters in Richardson The Wine Shop in Fortworth

  • Posted in thread: Full Time Brewer on 05-02-2008 at 01:57 PM
    Yeah its not much at all. I don't want to list an exact amount but its in the upper 20k range.
    Personaly I'm happy about it though since I am only 27 and single with a roommate and its more
    than I'm m...