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Posted in thread: What Do You Do to Keep Your Mind Off Beer When You Can't Drink? on 02-02-2016 at 01:47 AM
Water. With my inclination to playing soccer, ultimate frisbee, crossfit, etc.., hydration is a
key, even more so when I do drink beer.I decided a few years back to stop giving in to all my
Posted in thread: Reflections On My 2nd All Grain Brew on 02-01-2016 at 10:19 PM
If you get your water from the HLT set right, you can preheat with a gallon or two straight
from there. If I'm expecting to mash in with 7 gallons , I'll use the first gallon or two to ,
then after 5-...
Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 01-24-2016 at 07:47 PM
10 gallons Euforia Toffee Nut Brown (clone)1133 + 10 = 1143
Posted in thread: Brewing with friends on 01-22-2016 at 06:59 PM
I'm trying to find more things to engage my students/fellow-brewers ("active learning"). Now
that I think about it, I've had one guy over twice now. I think it is time for him take the
lead on a brew ...
Posted in thread: Brewing with friends on 01-21-2016 at 11:00 PM
Ok, so all of my solo talk went down the tubes today...lol. A buddy of mine that hooked me up
with custom woodwork for my malt mill likes beer, and as an exchange of services I offered
homebrew in exc...
Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 01-21-2016 at 06:39 PM
Not sure how much this applies, but I came with my father to the hospital today. I grabbed my
coffee, phone, and my book on "Yeast".
Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 01-21-2016 at 06:26 PM
Just a very light and simple drop shadow to the skull would give it some depth without having
to play with the colors. I think it looks good the way it is.
Posted in thread: Foamy beer!!! on 01-21-2016 at 01:25 PM
I have always carbonated at serving psi and never ran into foaming issues. It does take longer,
but you won't have any back pressure issues.
Posted in thread: Brewing with friends on 01-21-2016 at 03:21 AM
Yeah I'm with you. More often than not I have no issues with friends hanging out while I brew.
But apart from helping lift some things, I don't let anyone interfere with my process. Even
Posted in thread: What does wild yeast taste like? on 01-21-2016 at 01:01 AM
Unless mother nature hates your pale ales, it has to be something within the process. I
recommend you take a recap of all of the suggestions and systematically make changes according
to them. It may t...