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Posted in thread: EUREKA! I'm totally stoked!!!! on 04-14-2009 at 12:07 AM
Hah, good for you! I started about the same time as you, brewed 4 batches, quit for the summer
(I live in an antique house and it gets f-ing HOT here). One of those batches, a double bock,
came out pr...
Posted in thread: n00b Results 4 Batches Later on 03-31-2009 at 12:56 AM
Good points all, so far. Do I enjoy the process or not, that's good question? May also be that
I'm getting off-flavors or other artifacts of a job less than perfectly done. In any case, I'm
Posted in thread: n00b Results 4 Batches Later on 03-31-2009 at 12:08 AM
1. Not sure if all this is destined to be my new hobby, sure is a lot of work. I mean, sure is
a lot of cleaning. Clean, clean, clean. Goddamit, I didn't stay a bachelor all my life because
I like to ...
Posted in thread: oxy clean versatile on 03-27-2009 at 02:29 PM
It's 'Oxi Clean', not 'Oxy Clean'. Not that it matters a lot, but I found it interesting I
never noticed when it was pointed out on another thread.
Posted in thread: Where do you order from? on 03-05-2009 at 01:57 PM
:) I love this site! Just ordered a Northern Brewer catalog, thanks all.I've ordered stuff from
Forrest too, since I'm even more fond of Austin than HBT, and I continue to support my LHBS as
much as t...
Posted in thread: Where do you order from? on 03-04-2009 at 11:58 PM
I like Midwest because they actually have a print catalog. As in made of paper, like a book.
Not an e-book, but an OLD book with pages and covers and stuff. They not only offer a paper
print hard copy...
Posted in thread: Where do you order from? on 03-04-2009 at 11:24 PM
Midwest Supplies. If there's a better way to go, then life is sweet indeed. :fro:
Posted in thread: late extract addition lme or dme on 03-03-2009 at 03:18 PM
I'm still having trouble getting my head wrapped around all this, but I can say that
carmelization isn't what happens to extract in the boil; it's Maillard reactions you're
thinking of. For some stran...
Posted in thread: late extract addition lme or dme on 03-03-2009 at 02:18 PM
How 'bout that, I was just thinking about this very thing this morning. After reviewing
Palmer's book, I'm still feeling out to lunch on a couple things: 1. How much of the extract
should be added ini...
Posted in thread: About to purchase starter equipment on 02-27-2009 at 10:18 PM
Ribbing or no ribbing, everyone who helps others appreciates it when n00bs do their homework
before asking a flurry of questions. I read all the stickies I could find here (they're really
chock full o...