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Posted in thread: How many other Mass brewers are on here ? on 07-22-2014 at 01:31 AM
(Stop calling me) Shirley
Posted in thread: Cycling on 06-09-2014 at 12:42 AM
Thought I'd revive this thread instead of starting a new one.I'm pulling my old Bianchi out of
storage tomorrow. It hasn't been ridden for about 25 years. So I figure I probably need to
apply some cha...
Posted in thread: average age of a home brewer on 04-25-2014 at 04:24 PM
I didn't answer the poll because I don't consider myself 40+; more like 50+.
Posted in thread: wrong malt... brew anyway?? on 04-18-2014 at 04:24 PM
It will be fine. A little darker (on your stout which is likely black anyway :)) and a little
more flavor (which will likely be very much overpowered by roast malts :)). I would say you are
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 03-10-2014 at 04:19 PM
Posted in thread: Wanna brew an imperial Irish red on 01-27-2014 at 04:30 PM
Yeah, it would be helpful if you posted your OG, FG, and IBU. Generally, Irish Reds have little
to no hop flavor or aroma, so you may want to reconsider the late hop additions. On the other
Posted in thread: Brown sugar in wort? on 01-13-2014 at 04:28 PM
Brown sugar can be added any time during the boil. I've never used it in beer - only for cider.
Don't expect to get much of a flavor contribution from it. Most of it will ferment and will
impart very ...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5 Gallon Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 01-06-2014 at 04:14 PM
Posted in thread: Freezer for Fermentation on 01-02-2014 at 04:46 PM
I bought two 5 cu ft Kenmore freezers from Sears. Paid about $150 each. I used one as a regular
freezer and one as a fermentation chamber/keezer, rigged to a Johnson temp controller. Both
Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-21-2013 at 04:19 PM
Thanks Rebel Brewer - I'm in.