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Posted in thread: Cold Break Brewing Microbrew Series Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-22-2015 at 07:50 PM
Posted in thread: June meeting of the Hoppy Valley Homebrewers! on 05-27-2015 at 06:56 PM
Monthly meeting of the Hoppy Valley Homebrewers. Agenda for the meeting...elect some unofficial
officers so we can start to function and make some decisions about future meetings. Meet at the
Posted in thread: National Homebrew Day Giveaway! on 05-04-2015 at 04:33 PM
This past Saturday, I participated in my first Big Brew (brewing the Killer Kolsch recipe) and
talked to several people about my brewing setup and how all grain BIAB works.
Posted in thread: Big Brew Day 2015 - Pownal, VT on 04-28-2015 at 01:49 PM
That would be awesome...the more homebrewers the merrier! We meet every 3rd Sunday of the month
at 6PM at the tasting room in Hillside Furniture store ( Welcoming all homebrewers in
Southwestern VT a...
Posted in thread: Big Brew Day 2015 - Pownal, VT on 04-21-2015 at 08:44 PM
All homebrewers in southern VT are welcome to the Hoppy Valley Homebrewers Big Brew Day event.
For more information, see our Facebook page or AHA Event page.Also all homebrewers in the area
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Temp Help on 04-20-2015 at 08:11 PM
Bucket heaters are meant for livestock. I have had no off flavors. A bucket heater is basically
a shielded hot water element much like the heat sticks that people use.
Posted in thread: Mash Tun Temp Help on 04-20-2015 at 07:38 PM
I use a bucket heater in my cooler mash tun to heat up to strike temp. Always hit my mash temp
with no issues. Put a blanket on top of the cooler and loose somewhere between .5-1 degree over
Posted in thread: Brew pot on 04-20-2015 at 03:14 PM
Aluminum is fine (been using a 10 gallon one for over 4 years now). The main thing is to
passivate the metal by boiling water in it first (up to the top). It will turn the inside a
darker color and do...
Posted in thread: Spring Giveaway! on 03-31-2015 at 06:35 PM
I'll guess 201. This is a great idea! Thank you...
Posted in thread: The HomeBrewTalk 2015 Big Giveaway! on 03-11-2015 at 05:22 PM
I'm in too!