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07-14-2006

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08-09-2014 3:24 PM

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    ABOUT ME

  • Bee Cave, Texas
  • I started Home brewing 24 years ago and have had only 1 bottle bomb.
  • Brew,BBQ,Boats
  • Digital Video Equipment
  • EdWort Groe Sufer
  • Smooth Jazz
  • Braveheart, Diehard, Lord of the Rings
  • Hell's Kitchen, Blue Bloods
  • Anything by John Sandford, Dale Brown, Robert Ludlum, Patrick Robinson, Vince Flynn, Clive Cussler,
  • Hill Country Homebrew Club, AHA, BJCP
  • My mother-in-law gave me a book titled "Making Beer" by William Mares. It is an excellent read. Very entertaining and full of information. It changed my life.
  • Kolsch, Oktoberfest, Haus Ale, Bavarian Hefeweizen
  • Wounded Knee IPA, Apfelwein
  • I don't secondary
  • I don't bottle except for competitions
  • Apfelwein, IPA, German American Imperial Stout, Robust Porter, Rye IPA
  • Male
  • Married

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: The Great Bottle Opener Giveaway on 07-02-2014 at 01:33 AM
    In!

  • Posted in thread: The Great Hydra Giveaway! on 05-14-2014 at 01:02 AM
    Yo Yo, looks cool to me!

  • Posted in thread: Grilling Tonight on 07-04-2013 at 08:06 PM
    Nice to "see" you again, Ed! It's been a long time.You can say that again. My hefe today is
    using a bottled 3068 yeast from Oct. 2011. Cheese und Krackers!

  • Posted in thread: Keezer/kegarator on 07-04-2013 at 06:20 PM
    I use a 40 watt vanity light bulb on an extension cord. Let the cooling controller handle the
    temps. Works like a champ during cold snaps and total costs including the extension cord were
    less than 10...

  • Posted in thread: Grilling Tonight on 07-04-2013 at 06:17 PM
    Finally have some time at home. Got 10 gallons of Hefe chillin to pitch temp and some filet's
    from a neighbor's side of beef that will be grilled tonight.It's good to be back grillin &
    brewin.

  • Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Rye IPA on 07-04-2013 at 06:15 PM
    Just over 3 weeks old and a week on gas, I rushed this beer to free up my fermentation chamber.
    It's still a little green but not bad I got anxious and pulled a draft, this was poured via a
    Guinness S...

  • Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 07-04-2013 at 06:12 PM
    I'm in Texas too and room temperature (77 to 69) depending on time of year and time of day has
    worked best for me.I would never subject it to the wide ranges of temp in a garage.

  • Posted in thread: Man, I love Apfelwein on 07-04-2013 at 04:02 PM
    Hey all, hoping I can get some advice...I've got a batch aging in the garage that's hit the 4
    month mark and I planned on leaving it until september. Problem is that the garage is scorching
    hot now du...

  • Posted in thread: Bee Cave Brewery Bavarian Hefeweizen on 07-04-2013 at 03:18 PM
    Happy 4th of July Folks.It's good to be brewing again after a long hiatus due to business
    travel. 10 gallons of Hefe is a good start today.Cheers,EdWort

  • Posted in thread: Who uses the word "Chalice"? on 05-11-2012 at 10:59 PM
    That's awesome! Especially since we couldn't get a free chalice here in TX.Ain't that the
    truth. Stupid Texas laws.

6 COMMENTS
Posted: 
July 26, 2008  •  09:56 AM
“Alcohol may be man's worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy.”
 
Posted: 
July 26, 2008  •  08:50 PM
Edwort hates pelicans but loves cormorants.
 
Posted: 
August 3, 2008  •  11:16 AM
Apfelwein is now always on tap. It brings great men to their knees and has been known to do the same to a few women.
 
Posted: 
August 22, 2008  •  05:35 PM
Ed, I can't believe how much I read your stuff. You are my idol (among a few others, cough cough, can't list you all guys... and girl ;)). Great knowledge and great personality in your writing, I look forward to someday getting around to your area and meeting you in person (best friend just moved to Austin and works near Bee Cave). Oh and my admiration extends past barley-guts, I absolutely love the food threads and cooking info you show. Ok, now back to being a professional brewer in an obs
 
Posted: 
September 18, 2008  •  07:29 PM
Thanks for the Notty, Ed!
 
Posted: 
October 17, 2008  •  04:18 PM
ed your the best

could you tell me exactly how you pitch nottingham to your haus pale ale?sprinkle it on top?mix it ?

thanks
 
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