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  • Chicago
  • I got into home brewing like many others - I developed an affinity for the better beers of the world, and after having some tremendous micro brews decided to try making it myself.
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  • Posted in thread: British IPA - Total Time til Bottle? on 03-10-2010 at 04:15 AM
    I just bottled my AHS British IPA last night. It sat in primary for 11 days and the FG was
    1.11, basically spot-on. It wasn't cloudy at all and tasted great. Won't open a bottle for 3
    more weeks, but ...

  • Posted in thread: Too much alcohol for my yeast? on 01-21-2010 at 04:53 PM
    No on beanoNo on champagne yeastMake a 1 liter starter with US-05 and pitch it at high krausen
    and 65 degree wort temp.Unless I'm mistaken, high krausen has already passed for the OP.

  • Posted in thread: Are you all alcoholics? on 01-19-2010 at 11:03 PM
    I live alone, so yes - I often drink alone. And I'm fine with that.

  • Posted in thread: I like "hoppy" IPAs. Which kit to buy from Austin Homebrew Supply? on 01-19-2010 at 06:20 PM
    A few commercial examples I enjoy: snake dog (flying dog), hop juice (two brothers), dogfish
    60/90 minute. Which kits from AHS would I like?

  • Posted in thread: WLP300 Hefe yeast *not* fermenting crazy - a concern? on 01-19-2010 at 04:04 AM
    I didn't have my WLP300 go crazy on me. Took about 10 days to finish up.

  • Posted in thread: modern vs. medieval ale on 01-13-2010 at 01:08 AM
    +1 on this. That's kinda what surprised me about the recipe for Poor Richard's Ale. I would've
    expected a bit of a smoked character to come out in a Colonial-style brew, since the early
    maltsters here...

  • Posted in thread: Who is brewing on the MLK holiday? on 01-12-2010 at 04:38 PM
    WOW. Way to try and piss in all the lazy non working people's cheerios.Your continued bitching
    might be construed as thinking that it shouldn't really be a holiday?(in your mind)I think you

  • Posted in thread: Who is brewing on the MLK holiday? on 01-12-2010 at 01:39 AM
    So now that we've established that the vast minority has the day off, no, I will not be brewing
    that day.

  • Posted in thread: Who is brewing on the MLK holiday? on 01-12-2010 at 01:32 AM
    Right, so that means pretty much only federal employees or teachers get the day off. I don't
    know a single person who has the day off in the working world.

  • Posted in thread: modern vs. medieval ale on 01-12-2010 at 01:31 AM
    Garum doesn't sound like anything medieval. Sounds more like the Greek.

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