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  • Posted in thread: Is there a good book on reading for advanced brewers? on 07-17-2013 at 02:22 AM
    Yeast by Jamil and Chris White is a good book, I haven't read Hops....Skip Hops, unless you
    want a bunch of super dry history and stories about hops. There is about a chapter's worth of
    actual science...

  • Posted in thread: Letting Beer Age on 07-09-2013 at 08:07 PM

  • Posted in thread: Optimum Temps vs Temperature Range on 07-02-2013 at 06:06 PM
    Not sure there is an "optimal temp". Different temps within the suggested range will give you
    different results. Depends on what you want from the yeasts and from that, you zone in on a
    specific area ...

  • Posted in thread: List of things that can kill a brewday on 07-01-2013 at 07:58 PM
    A hangover :)

  • Posted in thread: Summer Giveaway! on 06-25-2013 at 03:57 PM
    ...One Time...

  • Posted in thread: BYO Sierra Nevada Pale Ale Clone Recipe on 06-24-2013 at 10:06 PM
    Your hop utilization will be lower because of the higher OG during the boil. Next time, check
    your gravity before your boil and adjust then.

  • Posted in thread: I have not sanitized any thing for the last 4 months!!! on 06-20-2013 at 11:10 PM
    I understand that rinsing negates the effect, but what soaps don't sanitize?:drunk:This is just
    completely false. From How To Brew:Clean - To be free from dirt, stain, or foreign
    matter.Sanitize - To ...

  • Posted in thread: 30 Days of Beer on 06-19-2013 at 11:53 PM
    I applaud your tenacity, but do you have a way to temperature control all of the ferementing
    beer? If you want to become a better brewer, temp control is a big step.

  • Posted in thread: Evolution of the craft beer drinker on 06-19-2013 at 08:27 PM
    Parallel's my life as well, but my "gateway" beer was Blue Moon and of course picking up
    homebrewing a little before "whale hunting."

  • Posted in thread: Evolution of the craft beer drinker on 06-19-2013 at 06:39 PM

A watched pot never boils. An unwatched pot always boils over.