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  • Mountain Biking,Hiking,SXC Skiing,Running,Drinking beer,Hopefully soon brewing beer.
  • Engineer
  • Wife got me a Mr Beer hoping to save us some money
  • Fat tire clone
    Stonehenge IPA
    Citra Pale ale
    Great Baraboo Rye IPA
    A Midsummer's Night Wheat
    Lunar Wit
    Lemon Cream Ale
    Windy Blonde
    Vegas gold
    And Many more American IPAs
  • Cap N Cork Noble Pale ale.
  • Area 51 IPA
    Honeycomb Amber ale
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  • Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 07-11-2014 at 03:00 PM
    When you are shopping for a new house and SHMBO looks around in the basement and suggests
    locations for the placing the keezer before the couch or TV.

  • Posted in thread: Michigan Beer Recommendations? on 07-11-2014 at 02:41 PM
    How big of a vehicle? A box truck is recommended.

  • Posted in thread: Where to buy two hearted on 07-11-2014 at 02:25 PM
    Personal experience is absolutely everywhere. Then again I live in Michigan so a typical dive
    bar 6 beer tap set up is bud, bud light, miller, miller light, coors, and two hearted.

  • Posted in thread: How does everyone plan their brew schedule? on 07-11-2014 at 02:18 PM
    I tried to put together a timetable that accommodated when my carboys were free and when things
    would be drinkable. It overwhelmed me. So bought more carboys now I just say OK I want a spiced
    ale for ...

  • Posted in thread: Mostly dry flat cider help on 05-02-2012 at 01:28 AM
    I have been reading the cider forum multiple days multiple hours and I am still utterly
    confused. Too many choices it seemsThe wife has charged me with making her a cider. She just
    purchased me 4.5 ga...

  • Posted in thread: Stalled fermentation or done? on 03-10-2012 at 03:54 AM
    Not sure what's going on. The beer is a Honey Amber extract brew with specialy grains2.5 lbs of
    steeping grains 6.6 lbs of LME and 1 pound of Honey as teh fermentable matter.OG 1066 per the
    recipe and...

  • Posted in thread: Easiest labels to remove (New Belgium gets my vote!) on 03-02-2012 at 05:34 PM
    I agree with New Belgum, and will add Dogfishhead and, Bells.. At least in what I drink
    dogfishhead is the easiest as is has only one label, whereas bells has 3. So Bells has the most
    to pick up off t...

  • Posted in thread: What are the cheapest reusable commercial beer bottles you know of? on 03-02-2012 at 05:20 PM
    Look to see if any of the premium lagers are pry off. Mich Original, Schlitz.Bud American Ale
    still is, I think.I can't help much because I generally buy Bells, Founders, Arcadia, and other
    Michigan c...

  • Posted in thread: Measuring & Controlling Fermentation Temperature on 01-29-2012 at 01:28 AM
    My temps fluctuate in great ale temps 62 to 68, but if I can make it better by adding a few
    gallons of water to the 'shelf' I ferment on why not. Looks like i can only fit one container
    so primary it ...

  • Posted in thread: Measuring & Controlling Fermentation Temperature on 01-28-2012 at 06:44 PM
    Resurrection of an ancient thread, but seemed the best in my search. From what I gather even
    though I ferment in my basement, which fluctuates a few degrees. I Just so happen to ferment in
    a nice prot...