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07-24-2009

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    ABOUT ME

  • Florida
  • Always wanted to try it. While in Antarctica doing some work I read a book on homebrewing, got home and now I am into 5-10 gallon batches.
  • Mostly Dark porters, stouts and doppelbocks, but I do love the Belgian Style Wheat Beers. I am currently working on a Passion Fruit infused Summer Wheat.
  • Male
  • Single

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Bottle Sanitizing with Starsan on 08-23-2009 at 12:32 AM
    Yeah so this vinator cuts down not only on time, but mess as well. usually takes me a good hour
    to wash, sanitize, sugar and bottle...that was cut in half. a few small changes and the vinator
    worked m...

  • Posted in thread: Had to change my shorts.... on 08-22-2009 at 08:34 PM
    i didn't find them in brew target either. I just figured out the sugar content from the label
    and estimated the amount of sugar based on that. going to throw off my numbers i'm sure, but 8
    oz of chips...

  • Posted in thread: Had to change my shorts.... on 08-22-2009 at 04:24 PM
    A little insider secret, instead of keeping a whoel 5G bucket of starsan around at all times,
    Use a spray bottle! and really starsan is only needed post boil. Anything preboil doesn't need
    sanitized.....

  • Posted in thread: Had to change my shorts.... on 08-22-2009 at 03:01 PM
    Single step mash - 3.5 gal @155 F for 60 mins8 lbs. Maris Otter2 lbs. Crystal 55L1 lbs.
    Chocolate Malt3/4 lbs. Lactose1/4 lbs. Roasted Barley1/2 lb of semi-sweet morsels added to boil
    at beginning.1 o...

  • Posted in thread: Had to change my shorts.... on 08-22-2009 at 03:31 AM
    DOing my first AG double chocolate stout...the rich dark wort and the lovely smell of roasted
    chocolate was almost too much to handle. I almost wish I'd discovered this method
    first...though I am stil...

  • Posted in thread: Secondary Containment--Fermenters (Glass vs. Plastic) on 08-12-2009 at 11:14 PM
    that title just made me think of one movie quote..."Tell him about the twinkie" -Winston

  • Posted in thread: Steeping Specialty grains on 08-12-2009 at 10:45 AM
    Seems to be alot of teachers here whos students have driven them to drink!:ban:damn...and i
    thought I just liked beer. wait...does this mean I technically have a problem and need help?
    because that wo...

  • Posted in thread: Steeping Specialty grains on 08-11-2009 at 08:14 PM
    remember - the key to brewing is knowing the "WHY" you are doing something - the HOW can be up
    to you as there is no RIGHT way - just a lot of wrong ways.as a teacher i applaud this
    statement...can yo...

  • Posted in thread: Wait. Did I just brew... brown Bud Lite?!?!? on 08-07-2009 at 01:49 AM
    yeah but shiny! and blinky...something to stare at through the homebrew induced haze on brew
    days.

  • Posted in thread: Wait. Did I just brew... brown Bud Lite?!?!? on 08-07-2009 at 01:39 AM
    Just buy the digital one :drunk:they have those?$*^$#@$ this hobby will break me.

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