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Posted in thread: Belgian beers, why do I not care for them? on 01-10-2013 at 04:56 PM
Ok, I have tried a few different Belgian brews and can not get over the sharp sweet bite that
they have, if that is a proper description. I tried a Homebrew Triple, a New Belgian Tripple, a
Posted in thread: Hops and ingredients in Costa Rica? on 01-10-2013 at 04:50 PM
Maybe you've got your answer by now, but there is a good and always improving homebrew shop in
the Pavas area of San Josť (west of Sabana and easy to get to). TicoBirra. Also on the east
side of town ...
Posted in thread: chocolate nibs on 10-22-2010 at 03:44 AM
Making a strong stout and I just soaked 200g of locally grown and roasted cocoa nibs in about
200 ml of guaro, which is a bit like white rum. In a day or two I'll add it to the secondary.
Will let y'a...
Posted in thread: Greetings from Brussels on 09-07-2010 at 11:06 PM
Hey Phil, why not brew in Brussels? Unless maybe you left your kit behind. There is a pretty
good shop in Belgium, Brouwland, that actually serves a good chunk of European homebrewers. In
the lot on w...
Posted in thread: Hola from Costa Rica on 09-07-2010 at 05:30 AM
I've been homebrewing about a year and a half, after helping friends with several brews. Jumped
straight into all-grain and haven't looked back. I've been using this site as a resource for a
Posted in thread: Shipping kegs to Costa Rica - anyone interested? on 09-07-2010 at 05:23 AM
I'm another homebrewer in Costa Rica... in the San Jose area. Three is enough to start a club.