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Posted in thread: What does a Märzen taste like? on 12-04-2016 at 06:19 PM
Found the Sam Adams Octoberfest to be cloyingly sweet personally.I can see that It seems to
vary a bit year to year and I feel I liked there version more a few years back. I think that
the Sam Adams a...
Posted in thread: 2.5 Gallon Keg System on 12-03-2016 at 08:10 PM
The 1.5 gallon ones hold a little more that 1.5 gallons. I love them. I'm planning on getting a
few 2.5 eventually. I'm a big fan of splitting batches and smaller batch sizes.
Posted in thread: Mold/Infection? (Pic inside) on 12-03-2016 at 01:43 PM
The stuff at the top is likely just yeast/krausen remnants. but you won't know till you try it.
Posted in thread: What does a Märzen taste like? on 12-03-2016 at 01:36 PM
I had a vienna this year go from low 30's to a 39/40 medal winner over about a 3 month period
of lagering this past year. The beer had been kegged for about a 3 weeks before the first comp
Posted in thread: Whats up with the three tier system? on 11-30-2016 at 09:45 PM
So 2 hours? Don't Jag fans stop watching at halftime?:mug:well played! Im a patriots fan by
birth jags fan by transplant. Im a sucker for a lovable loser. Watching the jags to the end is
a big part of...
Posted in thread: New Brewstand- HERMS, RIMS, or Insulated MT on 11-30-2016 at 09:42 PM
is basically what you are looking at for an eherms system. If I was approaching it in a
buying "lifetime" kettles I would go ahead and get welded kettles possibly with triclamps. If
your herms syste...
Posted in thread: How should I upgrade my system? on 11-30-2016 at 02:08 PM
I guess most people are partial to getting a 10 gallon set up - which brings a few other
questions for starting a true 10 gallon set up. First: If I upgrade to a 10 gallon set up,
could I fill a keg, ...
Posted in thread: How should I upgrade my system? on 11-30-2016 at 02:05 PM
I've been looking to upgrade as well. I'm kind of sick of my cobbled together rig that I've
assembled over the last couple years. I've been looking around and I keep coming back to the
new Spike Syste...
Posted in thread: Whats up with the three tier system? on 11-30-2016 at 02:02 PM
Thanks guys! I love that this forum has a lot of traffic/activity. I plan to stay on the cheap
(I have three kids and one income). I'll probably go two tier to begin. Building a permanant
"tower" for ...
Posted in thread: Burner ?? on 11-30-2016 at 03:52 AM
I used the Blichmann (pre hellfire) before converting to electric. I had 3 of them that I found
used here or there. I had the bayou classic sq14 prior and the difference is stark. You can
find them ch...