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Posted in thread: Illinois Homebrew Alliance (IHA) Call to Action on 04-17-2013 at 03:33 PM
necessary bump... lets make this happen! We need homebrew back in Illinois festivals.Cheers
Posted in thread: New Homebrew Club in the Naperville / Plainfield IL Area on 03-06-2013 at 05:38 AM
Next meeting is this coming Thursday 7th - at Bolingbrook Golf Course (Kennedy room) at 7pm in
Plainfield IL (on 119th street).If you have homebrew bring some to share - we have a "business"
part of t...
Posted in thread: Brew Pubs in NE Chigago..? on 01-28-2013 at 10:34 PM
RAM is okay - but there is MUCH better.Actual new breweries in the area -- Lake Effect and
Church Street (not sure if they have tasting rooms).. also near the airport there is a Park
Tavern and Hofbra...
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 12-20-2012 at 02:40 AM
I am current on vacation in Chile and trying a Szot brewery Rubia al Vapor that a fellow HBTer
gave me. Unfortunately it is light struck and I can't get past the skunk. But behind it seems
like a dece...
Posted in thread: Child Labor and who else is guilty?!? on 09-05-2012 at 08:20 PM
They only help me in that they are my main ingredients!No don't add children pre-boil -- only
add children to flame out as a lot of the delicate flavor profiles will be lost. :tank: ... of
Posted in thread: CFC hose used at 140* for strike water on 07-24-2012 at 08:14 PM
RV hoses are cheap and food grade - well at least for potable water. Not sure on its rating on
temp though.I have also thought of this - but I know if I boil some of my hot water in a pot on
Posted in thread: New Homebrew Shop in Plainfield,IL - Chicago Brew Werks on 01-03-2012 at 05:35 AM
Great shop - known the owner for a year now... great to see this up and running - definitely my
go to shoppe from now on out.GREAT selection of grain --- stuff most local shops don't carry +
1.99 per ...
Posted in thread: Reinheitsgebot vs. irish moss/fermcap/gelatin on 10-25-2011 at 04:40 PM
Okay, I will ask and hijack this thread -- what is your process Uniondr?
Posted in thread: Any legal issues with labeling my Homebrew with "Company" label? on 10-19-2011 at 04:47 PM
On a side note - if you are planning one day to "go pro" -- it might help in est. a
copyright/trademark on your company name. I think I remember a small biz trick to help est.
copyright by sending you...
Posted in thread: The [Horribly Unpopular] Soccer Thread on 10-17-2011 at 04:42 PM
Anyone catch the crazy end to the Chicago v DC game Saturday... insane finish! Grant the FIRE
have almost no shot to get to the playoffs ... but still good fun.Now rooting for anyone vs.