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Posted in thread: Western NC? on 08-06-2014 at 04:50 PM
While I won't be making out to your homebrew club meetings for a while, you can expect me to
participate once I move to Maggie Valley from Asheville early next year. Glad to hear you're
Posted in thread: Compound leaching from Plastic/PVC equipment on 07-11-2014 at 03:18 PM
wantonsoup - thanks for keeping this discussion going. while most folks just shrug it off (as
we've seen in this thread) i'm sure in the long term more folks will begin to understand. i
Posted in thread: Heading to Asheville, NC on 06-23-2014 at 12:59 PM
While Wicked Weed is good, Burial is by far our favorite in town but has very limited hours due
to small production of 1 bbl. Wicked Weed just gets super friggin busy since it's a tourist
trap but doe...
Posted in thread: Little Giant 3-MD-MT-HC (new) on 06-17-2014 at 03:15 PM
I will gladly take this pump off your hands. My LG MDHC-2 has worked great for over 3 years so
I will gladly invest in a new back-up LG pump.Send me your paypal info and I'll get right over
Posted in thread: National Homebrewer's Conference - HomeBrewTalk Giveaway - Open to All! on 06-13-2014 at 04:12 PM
camping in the cradle of forestry this weekend near Looking Glass Rock
Posted in thread: When will 2014 New Zealand hops come out? on 06-11-2014 at 01:30 AM
time for a bump. anyone?
Posted in thread: Mashed overnight on 05-13-2014 at 06:15 PM
next time just call is a sour mash and stay the course. i've sour mashed beers for multiple
days. yes it will smell like vomit, BUT then you boil it to sterilize and add some hops
(minimal). it will h...
Posted in thread: Apprenticeship Hard to Get? on 05-13-2014 at 06:09 PM
All I have heard from commercial brewers I have met is 90% of brewing work is cleaningi think
they say brewing is 90% cleaning and 10% paperwork. the actual brewing doesn't even make it
into the equat...
Posted in thread: Avoiding grassy taste on 05-13-2014 at 06:06 PM
i've been finding that when i keg hop with pellets, the grassy flavor starts to dissipate after
about a week, and then the flavor becomes much better. could be particulates and/or hop
sediments that a...
Posted in thread: I think I am done entering Homebrew Competitions on 04-30-2014 at 01:29 AM
Hard for me to believe that in one comp a month earlier a Grand Master II gave it a 37 and the
next comp the scores/comments are ENTIRELY different.i hear this completely. I have won BOS and