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  • Posted in thread: Re-Using the BMC Aluminum Bottles? on 03-28-2012 at 02:58 PM
    There are? I only negative I see is that you need to drink the beer that comes in them.Well,
    I'd say that's a big one. Since you are paying for beer in them, they are kinda expensive for
    the sole purp...

  • Posted in thread: Re-Using the BMC Aluminum Bottles? on 03-28-2012 at 01:25 PM
    re-read the first post.. he's looking to avoid glass because of a fine. Seems to me that the
    suggestion to use the plastic bottles a good one.And he was looking to avoid a Keg, so the
    plastic suggesti...

  • Posted in thread: Re-Using the BMC Aluminum Bottles? on 03-27-2012 at 08:02 PM
    How about buying some of the 16oz plastic bottles the homebrew shops sell?

  • Posted in thread: Dented corny keg on 03-25-2012 at 11:59 PM
    I don't know that I have any cornies without dents and scratches

  • Posted in thread: Have any first contest hints/help/tips/warnings? on 03-23-2012 at 08:33 PM
    I've only entered one contest, but I placed 2nd for a strawberry ales with a 34. My saison
    scored a 37, but didn't even place :confused:You never know. The Saison category could have
    contained a lot o...

  • Posted in thread: best beer you ever made! on 03-23-2012 at 08:26 PM
    I'd say my Tarpon Rye Pale Ale (loosely based on Terrapin). It certainly scored the best of any
    I've ever entered into competition.Next would be my ordinary bitter. Its done well in
    competitions, too.

  • Posted in thread: Anyone catch Sam Calagione on Martha Stewart yesterday? on 03-23-2012 at 02:25 PM
    I watched it from a fb post from't believe she wouldn't even try the
    porter.I remember seeing her do some show years ago where she was interviewing some people who
    were famous for ...

  • Posted in thread: Quick light beer.. I can't decide! on 03-23-2012 at 02:17 PM
    I was going to suggest American Wheat. I'd use something like Wyeast 1272 that will ferment
    fast and drop clear - and pitch plenty of it.Two row and wheat. Maybe a little light crystal or
    something. M...

  • Posted in thread: Turning into beer snob? on 03-22-2012 at 02:01 PM
    It is entirely possible that the beer was similar to Guinness...Oatmeal Stout has a lot of
    roasted grains in it, just like Guinness. It was also a stout, just like Guinness. So, compared
    to most other...

  • Posted in thread: Beer flavor total change in a day on 03-21-2012 at 09:43 PM
    If carbonic acid isn't really a metallic taste, I'm not sure what it could be. When I say
    metallic, I truly mean it tastes like liquid pennies in the head. When the head dissipates, the
    taste goes awa...