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Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 11-24-2013 at 01:04 AM
Trying a modified Altbier this weekend.
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 11-24-2013 at 01:00 AM
Drove an hour one way to meh tooele to support a new local brew pub. The brewmaster used to
work at the local home brew shop, I think he started as a home brewer. If you want some great
beer and you'r...
Posted in thread: Mystery hops on 05-19-2013 at 01:00 AM
We planted some hops two years ago someone gave us. We have four varieties, problem is we don't
know what they are for sure. They were not labeled. Is there a field guide to identifying hops?
Posted in thread: Joe's Ancient Orange Mead on 04-15-2013 at 04:44 AM
Anyone use an ale yeast for this? Read a recipe once for a "quick mead" that was supposed to be
drinkable in a month or so. It used a beer yeast, I think ale. I can't find the recipe but it
Posted in thread: Have you ever been embarassed making an alcohol purchase? on 04-03-2013 at 04:59 PM
Dated a girl years ago that Would only drink Coors light or Zimas. Tail between my legs every
time I got the drinks or stocked up for the weekend. .
Posted in thread: Help on adding coffee to a stout during secondary. on 03-09-2013 at 02:28 PM
I made a porter once that I added coffee to. I added two strong pots of brewed Gautamalan
coffee as top off liquid. I didn't do anything fancy with brewing the coffee just made it
really strong. Made ...
Posted in thread: box of brew on 03-08-2013 at 03:25 AM
I've thought about doing smaller batches myself. Not just as a cost thing entirely but also as
a way to brew a variety of recipes, tweak and experiment with less risk. Also the space
savings. I found ...
Posted in thread: Reasons not to use a Better Bottle? on 03-01-2013 at 03:18 AM
Almost bought a Better Bottle the other day out of frugality. $24 instead of $43 at LHBS.
Decided glass would be a lasting investment and easier to scrub gunk out. I don't have the room
to have my bee...
Posted in thread: Reasons not to use a Better Bottle? on 03-01-2013 at 03:05 AM
I do understand your point, But maybe to the person posting that's a bit harsh. And is it the
fault of the new forum member not to follow the past posts of old? I understand the search
function but if...
Posted in thread: Temp too low fermintaion? on 03-01-2013 at 02:45 AM
people might disagree but i use california ale yeast all the time,and it likes the mid to upper
60's the best. sounds like it may be a tad cold to me. i would take a gravity reading then
bring the tem...