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Posted in thread: Does anyone else think Sam Adam's beer sucks on 12-08-2013 at 05:14 PM
www.samueladams.com/craft-beers/boston-lager#Jim's tasting notes give a bit of insight into the
brewing process. I think the proprietary malts have something to do with that Sam Adams 'wang'
Posted in thread: Does anyone else think Sam Adam's beer sucks on 10-20-2013 at 12:13 PM
It's probably the contract brewers they use that yield to the Sam Adams whang. God knows who is
brewing this stuff.
Posted in thread: Does anyone else think Sam Adam's beer sucks on 10-20-2013 at 02:10 AM
I know this is an old forum, but I would really like someone to explain that funky aftertaste
in Sam Adams beers? I can taste it in every variety and it really turns me off to this brand. I
can only d...
Posted in thread: New Belgium Ranger IPA from BYO on 12-22-2011 at 02:53 AM
I bought the ingredients for this yesterday and look forward to brewing it this weekend. The
guy at the local homebrewstore steered me away from the 2 pounds of cane sugar that the recipe
called for. ...
Posted in thread: first all grain beer on 10-05-2011 at 01:01 AM
I brewed my first all grain batch last weekend. I was surprised at how well it went. I did a
lot of checking and double checking of temperatures before I mashed and during. At the end of
everything I ...
Posted in thread: Mayhaw Saison on 05-01-2011 at 12:46 AM
Calder, you are correct that should be 1 gram. I bought a bag that measures 2 grams and I used
about half of it.
Posted in thread: Mayhaw Saison on 04-30-2011 at 10:10 PM
Mayhaws are sour with a low sugar content. Could make a good wine, though. You should have some
out in Texas. Maybe near Louisiana? They need really wet areas to grow.I dropped the orange
peel from th...
Posted in thread: Mayhaw Saison on 04-29-2011 at 02:03 PM
I'm giving this one a shot today. My first born is due at the end of the month and since
mayhaws are typically harvested in May i figured this would be a good brew to celebrate with.
For those not fam...
Posted in thread: Fantome Strange Ghost. on 03-10-2011 at 01:23 AM
Fantome Printemps is one of my favorites (Probably second to Orval). I have tried some Fantome
clones in the past and fallen short of the mark. How did yours turn out?