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Posted in thread: Bad crush from Homebrew store on 08-10-2008 at 02:03 AM
I think a great number of people (myself included) have had problems with the crush at their
LHBS. I would look into getting your own mill, while it won't pay for itself anytime soon it
will save you ...
Posted in thread: I Love Rice Hulls!!! on 04-21-2008 at 09:28 PM
Can you name a few sites that I can do this on? And explain how it works? Cheers, Gabe will
resize the photos for you and once they are uploaded will give you a url. Copy that and then
when you are p...
Posted in thread: Messy Brew Day on 04-15-2008 at 06:08 PM
That has happened to me before when bottling. As I filled bottle I set the caps on top and then
was going to crimp them all when I was done. Towards the end of filling bottles the caps I put
on first ...
Posted in thread: Summit IIPA on 03-29-2008 at 06:25 PM
I picked up some summit whole hops from the Not-so-local HBS on my last visit to St. Louis and
decided to try another double/imperial IPA with the leftovers I had sitting around. Here's what
I came up...
Posted in thread: Ever get the wrong grain? on 03-27-2008 at 12:17 AM
I was halfway through grinding before I realized the bag of chocolate malt I ordered was was
accidentally replaced with chocolate wheat malt by the supplier. No worries though, should be
Posted in thread: No-Sparge Batch on 03-14-2008 at 12:20 AM
I'm brewing a barleywine tomorrow night and was toying with the idea of doing a no-sparge and
then a second mash for a lower gravity beer. I use a 48 qt. cooler and according to my program,
if I use 2...
Posted in thread: Cultured Pacman brew. on 03-02-2008 at 09:13 PM
I've got some Pacman from a Shakespeare stout that I've been stepping up over the past couple
weeks that I'm going to use for a barleywine. I hope it's up to the task.
Posted in thread: Website and logo on 02-17-2008 at 10:05 PM
Looks good. You need a drill though. You can get a cheap B&D corded drill for like $25 or
something...it makes a world of difference with the BC.Shortly after those pictures were taken
we switched to ...
Posted in thread: Website and logo on 02-17-2008 at 08:43 PM
I started a website to chronicle some of my brewing adventures and failures. I'm still working
on a decent logo. The one on the website is a scan of a pencil drawing I did. I'm hoping to
have some bet...
Posted in thread: Spice Mix for Christmas Ale on 02-15-2008 at 01:37 AM
For mine I added all the spices with about 5 minutes left in the boil. I think with the
cinnamon sticks I'm going to boil them in a small amount of water and add then dump the whole
mixture in.So I gu...