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  • Posted in thread: What is your favorite intoxicant next to beer? on 11-15-2006 at 02:58 AM
    The smell of burning Varget or Accurate 2520 right now.Best ones but it's been a few years, was
    a column of smoke on the horizon & 1000 gal of water behind the seat, busting stop signs at 55
    mph, with...

  • Posted in thread: Brewing a different thing... on 11-12-2006 at 03:31 AM
    Well, since it was cold and raining outside today, and I didn't wanna venture out into the
    garage, I figured I'd work on the hot sauce.Cayennes were AWESOME. Can't describe. I like the
    sharp fresh cay...

  • Posted in thread: Gaaaaah! on 11-05-2006 at 01:20 PM
    Kind of a cross-post, but all is well with this batch. Whew. Best lawnmower brew I've made.Now
    I have to find that ink pen and dump it in every time!Wheeeeeeeeeee-doggies!

  • Posted in thread: WLP 051 California V Ale ??? on 11-05-2006 at 01:18 PM
    FWIW, after about a week and a half in the secondary the smell was gone. Gave it a couple more
    weeks to be sure; then bottled it 2 weeks ago. had me one last night, turned out OK!!!!Another
    batch of "...

  • Posted in thread: Favorite Extract Recipe ???? on 10-31-2006 at 02:32 AM
    Miss Denise's Pepsi Beer1 can John Bull Dark extract3 lb Munton's Dry dark extract10 HBU worth
    of Hallertau (60 min)2 tsp spruce essence - 5 minwhatever yeast you likemmmm.... looks like a

  • Posted in thread: Opinions on this recipe on 10-26-2006 at 04:42 PM
    I think he means he was out of base malt, but wanted to use up his specialty malts and
    hops.yea, what he said. LHBS is carrying more stuff daily, like 10 lb bags of MO.thanks for the
    tips... just work...

  • Posted in thread: Opinions on this recipe on 10-26-2006 at 03:24 AM
    Well, I'm fixing to buy a new house, want to use up leftover stuff.Gonna do this, for an ESB:10
    lb Maris Otter 2 row (well I had to buy that)1/2 lb 60L1/2 lb cara-pils1.5 oz Fuggles 60 min1
    oz Styrian...

  • Posted in thread: Christmas shopping? on 10-25-2006 at 11:35 PM
    Do you mean his x-girlfriend?didn't take her long to achieve that status. wonder why?Back on
    topic -- (well not really) I don't never know what to get my SWMBO. so this past week for her
    birthday, she...

  • Posted in thread: Christmas shopping? on 10-25-2006 at 04:58 PM
    Sort of off topic, but a buddy of mine, when asked by his girlfriend what he wanted for
    Christmas, said "why don't you lose 20 lbs?"that is not a good answer.

  • Posted in thread: Gaaaaah! on 09-21-2006 at 02:22 AM
    Secondaried this brew tonight; it looked OK - no hunks floating, no mold on top, actually was
    very clear, gravity down to 1.011 (from 1.038). Still has that sulphur smell (from another
    thread) Doesn't...

7.9 plastic: nothin' 6.5 gal glass: tertiary / clarifying -- Strawberry White Merlot (kit) 6.5 plastic: nothin' 6 gal glass: secondary -- Hobgoblin Clone (EG) 5 gal glass: nothin' conditioning: American Light Mark II (AG) Drinking: Miss Denise's Pepsi Beer, German Altbier Kit, and Russian Imperial Stout Kit Plus Yeast Funk (7 weeks in the primary, straight to the bottle... secondary, shcmencondary....) next up: Some kind of ESB