Last Activity:05-19-2013 8:45 AM
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Posted in thread: Best plums to grow for wine? on 05-19-2013 at 01:09 AM
K, I'm gonna necro this this thread, hopefully get a few more responses. I've been brewing for
more than a year now, I've learned a lot and read some good books. I just read one book
specifically on p...
Posted in thread: How do you pick what to brew next? on 05-18-2013 at 12:57 AM
Like the title says, what pulls you by the nose from brew to brew?For me, it's usually a name.
I randomly think up a name, write it down, then later try to fit a beer to it. Sometimes it's
in the name...
Posted in thread: random work sayings on 05-18-2013 at 12:51 AM
We realized management could always make it appear like we were on schedule by "rebaselining"
the schedule. This naturally led to " Oh man, I just got rebaselined, hard." and "Go rebaseline
Posted in thread: Hops for an Imperial ________ on 05-14-2013 at 01:57 AM
These are really all different styles, not as simple as multiplying by a certain factor to
change between one and another.For an RIS or IIPA I can buy that; there are lots of commercial
examples and a...
Posted in thread: Hops for an Imperial ________ on 05-12-2013 at 01:56 AM
This might be a no brainer, but when you make an imperial whatever (nevermind the argument
about historical use of "Imperial") you increase all the grains, base and special, in the same
ratio to get y...
Posted in thread: help create a libido enhancing brew . on 05-11-2013 at 05:55 PM
Surtur, please PM me, I have an idea.... and that's where the thread took a turn for the worse.
Posted in thread: Which is better: pre-chiller/immersion chiller or the full length immersion chiller? on 05-11-2013 at 01:10 AM
I have found that even with a shorter IC coil the water temp coming out is just about the same
as the wort temp, so having a longer coil using the same volume of water wouldn't really get
Posted in thread: Most annoying response when you tell someone you're a homebrewer? on 05-11-2013 at 12:55 AM
Same front on the girlfriend. I am actually supposed to be clean shaven for work, so I shave
every once in a while or when fit testing comes about. At those times she gets sad and makes me
wait until ...
Posted in thread: Any issues with throwing used grain into the yard? on 05-10-2013 at 11:27 PM
You can make some kick ass pizza dough with it, but it only takes a cup or two and it doesn't
keep well so you can't make extra.
Posted in thread: Fried my SSR on 05-10-2013 at 01:15 AM
That was some high quality sarcasm right there alien. Anyway, I've order a replacement, thermal
paste, and a fan, so life will be good shortly. Thanks for all the help guys.
Fill with mingled cream and amber,
I will drain that glass again.
Such hilarious visions clamber
Through my chambers of my brain.
Quaintest thoughts - queerest fancies
Come to life and fade away;
What care I how time advances?
I am drinking ale today.
- Edgar Allan Poe
- Snapped a vine!
- I didn't make a starter, so how many packs?
- So who's brewing this weekend?
- Whirlfloc Experiment
- Please Critique my Top Tier set up
- Mosaic/Nelson Sauvin Pairing
- proper way to carb.
- 7 days past recommended bottle date
- Mr Beer - Read all about it and ask questions
- Pike's Kilt Lifter Clone
- Batched an experimental brew, seeking opinions on the recipe