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  • Extract brewer amassing equipment to go whole-grain. Have a welder that is going to help me build a 3 tier gravity-fed system as soon as I get all the details and materials together.
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  • Posted in thread: In De Wildeman 25th Anniversary Farmhouse IPA on 03-11-2013 at 10:44 AM
    Did the recipe at the top of this thread turn out OK?

  • Posted in thread: 5 or 6 gal glass carboys on 10-23-2012 at 10:09 AM
    Tapit Homebrew Supply In Egg Harbor City has carboys and anything else you might need.

  • Posted in thread: 5 or 6 gal glass carboys on 09-15-2012 at 09:25 PM
    There is a LHBS in Egg Harbor City. TAPIT Homebrew

  • Posted in thread: Is the season officially a bust? on 09-02-2012 at 10:22 PM
    I just finished harvesting all my cones here in NJ. I got a whopping total of 8.5 oz from 20
    plants. I am going to scrap the whole "organic" thing with the hops. These plants need
    nutrition. Possibly ...

  • Posted in thread: Propagating from Hop Cuttings on 09-02-2012 at 10:15 PM
    I have cut ryzomes in the fall. I wrapped them in a damp paper towel or cloth and placed them
    in a zip-lock bag. Stored them in the frig and planted them in spring. They grew this year, did
    not produc...

  • Posted in thread: The hops are taking over my garden! How do I transplant them? on 09-02-2012 at 10:06 PM
    I would leave them alone for now. Later this fall, take the new bines that are coming from
    unexpected places and bury them under several inches of soil or mulch. Tie strings around them
    and leave on t...

  • Posted in thread: Is the season officially a bust? on 09-01-2012 at 03:57 PM
    I have 20 plants Centennial and Cascade mixture. Probably 12 of them are 2nd year or older. I
    will be fortunate if I get a pound of yield from all of them. Very bad year here in NJ. None of
    my normal ...

  • Posted in thread: Somers Point Craftbeerfest on 08-15-2012 at 01:31 AM
    This weekend.I am not sure who all is going to be there but I believe Turtle Stone will be

  • Posted in thread: New Jersey Home Brew Clubs? on 08-15-2012 at 01:25 AM
    Brew Jersey is a club based in Atlantic County. Contact Shawn at Tapit Homebrew Supply shop in
    Egg Harbor City for specifics. We have about a dozen active members and meet usually the 2nd
    Saturday eve...

  • Posted in thread: Stout Ice Cream Help on 08-09-2012 at 12:54 AM
    Some people at the recent brew club meeting did just that. (made floats). I took several
    bottles of the stout used in the ice cream and used it (the stout ice cream) to make floats. I
    sampled and it w...