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Posted in thread: Is anyone looking for a job? on 07-29-2016 at 02:33 AM
I just saw this article. I'm not smart enough for something like this, but how cool would this
be? What kind of retirement plan do you think the Smithsonian
Posted in thread: Bad last bottle on 07-25-2016 at 05:41 AM
I don't remember, but thats possible. I think it more likely that some bottles probably don't
get as much attention as other during cleaning. I'm sure I get lazy about it sometimes. I'll
have to be mo...
Posted in thread: Bad last bottle on 07-24-2016 at 03:53 AM
That would be a bummer. They've recently become one of my favorites.
Posted in thread: Bad last bottle on 07-24-2016 at 02:48 AM
I typically wash my bottles after pouring them out. Maybe its an oxidation or staling issue
since its happening on the last bottles. The golden mosaic wasn't a gusher, it just tasted bad.
That could h...
Posted in thread: Bad last bottle on 07-24-2016 at 02:18 AM
It doesnt happen very often, but it has happened to two of my favorites, which makes it
especially sad. Im fairly good with sanitation, but I'm sure there's a bottle or two that need
a little more att...
Posted in thread: Quick sweet beer for blending on 07-24-2016 at 02:17 AM
Argh! Sours are so much work. Just kidding. It's probably too late to do anymore blending
experiments, but I do have another sour brewing, so maybe I'll experiment some more with that
one. I did eyeba...
Posted in thread: Bad last bottle on 07-24-2016 at 01:55 AM
This has happened to me a couple times. A while back I went to drink the last bottle of a
kolsch I brewed, which had been fantastic, but the last bottle was a gusher. Tonight I went to
open a bottle o...
Posted in thread: Quick sweet beer for blending on 07-24-2016 at 01:48 AM
So, I decided to bottle a gallon of sour as is. I tasted a hydrometer sample, and it wasn't as
tart as I remember. So I blended in a gallon of saison. I'm hoping its enough just to cut back
on the sha...
Posted in thread: Quick sweet beer for blending on 07-23-2016 at 09:06 PM
Thanks for the input. I think I'll go ahead and let it sit for a little bit. It might be a good
idea to let the flavors meld a little bit too.
Posted in thread: Quick sweet beer for blending on 07-23-2016 at 02:03 AM
Okay, so I whipped a quick 2 gallon batch. I fermented with belle saison. In two weeks it
fermented out to 1.004-1.006ish. Should I still age this with the sour, or do you think this is
fermented out ...