Last Activity:11-11-2013 9:58 AM
Posted in thread: Best Beer Festival in SE USA for a bachelor party on 01-11-2013 at 10:09 PM
Figured I'd update this in case anyone searches in the future.Ended up going with a brewery
tour of Tampa. Went to a couple different breweries around the Tampa Bay Area. Started at Peg's
for lunch, t...
Posted in thread: bottling 1 gal batch on 01-11-2013 at 09:42 PM
oh yeah, i'm bottling into the mini-beer bottles (7oz) so I'll need to fill a lot of them, not
just 4 wine bottles.Also, I saw online to use a wine thief on the end of a ranking cane, but
without an a...
Posted in thread: bottling 1 gal batch on 01-11-2013 at 09:41 PM
So I made a 1 gallon mead, and have no idea how to bottle it. I feel like my normal bottling
bucket is going to leave more behind than it will bottle (between what sticks to the sides and
can't reach ...
Posted in thread: Nov Free Shipping from Nor Cal Brewing Solutions on 11-03-2012 at 06:25 PM
code please! Also is this a multi-use code? Can I give it to family to buy stuff for me for the
Posted in thread: mash tun problems on 08-16-2012 at 03:54 PM
Thanks for the help guys.It's a Gatorade 5-gallon cooler (well the Lowe's version of it). I
think the problem is the nipple, but I got the smallest one they had. I'll just go with the
extra washer to ...
Posted in thread: mash tun problems on 08-16-2012 at 02:04 PM
So I'm working on building my first mash tun and I ran into a small problem.I installed the
ball valve and fittings and everything and it's water tight. However, it's not secured, I can
easily rotate ...
Posted in thread: $100 to spend on ?? on 07-21-2012 at 04:55 AM
I can always count on people here to help make my day a bit brighter. I think the rub and tug
might raise the SWMBO fees to a bit more than i can handle (I was told I should be happy to get
to spend m...
Posted in thread: $100 to spend on ?? on 07-20-2012 at 11:53 PM
So through a ton of hard work at work, I got a pretty good bonus! woo-who :ban::ban:But, after
taxes, SWMBO fees, and such, I'm left with roughly $100. :(What to do? Upgrade, expand, huge
Posted in thread: Best way to clean used bottles on 07-20-2012 at 07:51 PM
Oxiclean at least over night, then the rough side of a sponge to get rid of any left over glue.
rinse twice then store until bottling. For "science experiment" bottles with stuff growing in
them, I js...
Posted in thread: Places for good beer in St. Pete, FL? on 07-05-2012 at 11:06 PM
If you want to take a small drive up the coast, head to 7th Sun Brewery in Dunedin. I took a
tour of the breweries in the area and that was one of my favorite. No food though.