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Posted in thread: Stewarding for the first time.. what to expect? on 11-03-2015 at 03:03 PM
When I stewarded, I was expected to fetch all of the beer that was to be judged at my table.
The judges would ask for a beer by entry number and I would then get that beer out of the
cooler. The judge...
Posted in thread: Cincinnati folks: Rhinegeist question on 09-14-2015 at 07:11 PM
Rhinegeist is the balls. Also visit Madtree and Christian Moerlein if you get the chance. There
are many other excellent breweries too but those are my top three.
Posted in thread: Kolsch or Blonde - What Did I Make? on 08-11-2015 at 12:37 PM
Having just run into this conundrum, I can at least narrow it down a bit. It's not a kolsch. If
you didn't use Kolsch yeast it won't have the correct character. May taste great, it's just not
Posted in thread: What came in the mail for you today? on 08-07-2015 at 04:55 PM
A 4-pack of canned wort from Northern Brewer. I don't brew often so it's a great time saver for
Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 08-06-2015 at 11:19 AM
Posted in thread: The Misunderstanding of the World's Best Beers on 07-15-2015 at 06:59 PM
Balance is essential. Itís interesting that the topic is best beers and most of the discussion
is on insanely over-hopped pales. I was a BJCP judge for Imperial IPA this year. Pliny the
Elder is the p...
Posted in thread: New Book on 06-09-2015 at 03:56 PM
I'm enjoying it immensely. I like that he explains what he's going for with each recipe and
what you can expect to taste so you know if you got it right. I'm planning on making a few of
these once I s...
Posted in thread: It's a homebrew thing... you wouldn't understand. on 05-14-2015 at 12:08 PM
"Muggle" would mean that at least one parent or distant relative brewed or had brewed beer.
Wouldn't it?I thought that was a squib.
Posted in thread: Competiion question on 05-07-2015 at 09:43 PM
In the comps I entered, my beers and the rest were put in a foam cooler the day of to get them
cool for judging. Beforehand though, I couldn't tell you but I doubt it. Temp controlled room
is near cer...
Posted in thread: National Homebrew Day Giveaway! on 05-04-2015 at 12:02 PM
I help others in my local homebrew shop and volunteered to man their booth at 2 craft beer