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Posted in thread: Am I really understanding decoction correctly?! on 01-08-2014 at 03:18 AM
To avoid hot spots, you just have to stir. I know it sounds flippant and simplistic, but that's
just the way it is. Just like mashing in, you gotta keep things moving to help spread the heat
Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 01-08-2014 at 03:09 AM
I shall not allow this thread to die!At a recent beer festival, I had a Chocolate Peppermint
Imperial Porter from One Trick Pony that was pretty atrocious. Not as bad as the bacon maple
donut or Brian...
Posted in thread: I found Beer!! on 01-08-2014 at 03:04 AM
Agreed on that it won't hurt to taste it.However, with the plasticky or band-aid smell or
taste, that indicates a not good type of infection. Couple that with a gravity at 1.000 and
there may be no re...
Posted in thread: Perlick faucet leak - help pls. on 07-20-2013 at 06:20 AM
Found this thread on a google search...I've been having problems with one of my Perlick 525
faucets. Came home about an hour ago to an empty keg and beer all over the carpet.My first
problem with this...
Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 06-28-2013 at 05:01 AM
I think I listed it a long time ago here. But it got lost with all the slightly mediocre beer
that everyone's been listing. It truly is the worst beer ever! Atleast you posted a picture of
Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 06-28-2013 at 04:46 AM
YES! We've must have reached the pinnacle of craft brewing if we can brew something that tastes
like a McGriddle. We may as well stop home brewing because it doesn't get any better than that.
Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 06-28-2013 at 04:44 AM
I just bought a 6 pack tonight of Becks' Sapphire ( 6%). A waste of $9.00.........I think most
of my money went toward the pretty black bottles.... Oh well, I can still use them to bottle
Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 06-28-2013 at 04:42 AM
I was in Binny's the other day and saw that Rogue has expanded their "Voodoo Maple Donut" beer
to include something that had chocolate and banana in it.Anyone had that? They scarred me
enough that I'm...
Posted in thread: Plastic vs Stainless Mash Tun on 04-21-2013 at 08:17 AM
With a SS mash tun, you can wrap it in an insulating material as well, skipping the direct
heating. I took a rubber bottomed keg and wrapped it in K-Flex, which is used in industry to
wrap steam pipes...
Posted in thread: What's the worst craft brew (commercial) you've had? on 04-21-2013 at 08:03 AM
Hey there folks, let's try to keep this as on topic as possible. The topic is the worst CRAFT
BREW you've ever had, not your least favorite brewery or trashing of macrobrews.For example, I