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Posted in thread: The Brown Barn Brewery Build on 01-01-2017 at 11:28 PM
Not much time to work on the space with the holidays. But I took a day to brew with my
son-in-law. 10-gal. of Pale Ale, fermenting happily in my new fermonster carboys. (I like
Christmas!) The hood is...
Posted in thread: Looking to build/have made shallow fridge/freezer to house Cornelius Kegs on 01-01-2017 at 01:58 AM
Just a thought here. Chest freezers usually have the compressor under a step at one end in the
bottom of the unit. Do you think you could cut the unit so the kegs would fit in front of the
Posted in thread: When was this infected? on 12-25-2016 at 09:28 PM
I drank a really good Flanders Red (Innovation Brewery-Sylva, NC). I can only hope that I end
up with something even remote to that beer. But all the same, I'm going to let it age a good
while and see...
Posted in thread: When was this infected? on 12-24-2016 at 01:55 PM
VagueSkunk, hey, that kind of describes the flavor! JK'g. The red has a very sour/vinegary
flavor. I'm thinking of letting it age and calling it, "flanders red instead". The off flavor
in the porter i...
Posted in thread: When was this infected? on 12-23-2016 at 12:31 PM
I brewed 10-gal. batch 10/8. Racked to kegs Sunday, 12/18 from primary (6.5 big mouth carboys,
that don't seem to seal very well). I sampled the beer while xfr'g and although I was not
amazed at how g...
Posted in thread: The Brown Barn Brewery Build on 12-18-2016 at 09:41 PM
Yeah, I got great deal. I've got a great BIL too, whom I now have to keep supplied with
homebrew. By the time I built a stud wall with insulation, a door, finishes and all, I probably
would have spent...
Posted in thread: The Brown Barn Brewery Build on 12-17-2016 at 11:27 AM
wow Jayway, nice job! That is a great looking space, what material is the counter top?
Posted in thread: Wood Splitter? on 12-10-2016 at 05:43 PM
Hey all, I'm taking a break from brewing stuff to buy a wood splitter. I am trying to choose
one and getting a headache from all the choices/options. I am looking at one in the 22-25 ton
range, gas, h...
Posted in thread: The Brown Barn Brewery Build on 12-10-2016 at 02:13 AM
Jayway, lets see your barn!
Posted in thread: The Brown Barn Brewery Build on 12-10-2016 at 02:12 AM
Thanks Jayway, It has taken about 8 months to get here. To much other stuff in the higher
priority slots. I got a lot more done during the winter. But it sure can get cold out there.