Last Activity:03-11-2014 4:33 PM
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Posted in thread: how long did it take you to get good? on 03-11-2014 at 05:28 PM
I'm going to piggy back on hunter_la5's comments:Shortly after joining this website.
Seriously.After I joined this site, I learned about:1) temperature control2) partial mash and
all grain techniques3...
Posted in thread: Scottish Ale tastes like fire on 03-08-2014 at 06:42 PM
A super-smokey Scottish ale? Am I the only one that thinks the OP's beer sounds delicious?
:DSeriously, hope it smoothes out/fades for you.
Posted in thread: Share us your DUMBEST brewing experience... on 03-08-2014 at 01:14 PM
I'm only about 1.5 years into my brewing career but failing to notice that the mercury (or
whatever it is) inside my thermometer had separated. By my estimation I had actually mashed
Posted in thread: Do You Guys Have Beer Daily, Or Am I A Drunk ? on 03-07-2014 at 05:51 PM
That's true. I can't stand having a beer on tap for more than about a month. There's just too
much to brew to have beer lasting that long.I like your attitude! :mug:
Posted in thread: Over night wort cooling on 02-28-2014 at 05:50 PM
FWIW a buddy of mine who's been brewing pretty great beer for well over a decade has never
owned a chiller. He just sits the pot out overnight. He's a smart guy (a pathologist), and who
am I to argue ...
Posted in thread: Hill Farmstead Clones? on 02-25-2014 at 08:03 PM
BYO Oct 2013 features 6 Vermont clone recipes including 2 from Hill Farmstead: "Everett" (which
I've had the pleasure of trying) and "Abner". Also included is a Heady Topper clone recipe
which turned ...
Posted in thread: Christianity and home brewing on 02-24-2014 at 01:17 PM
If wine was served at the last supper I have a hard time believing God has an issue with
enjoying a homebrew.
Posted in thread: A homebrewer alcoholic? on 02-24-2014 at 01:02 PM
Up until I met her I was a case a day guy. If I opened a case of beer I didn't stop til the
case was empty and that includes the days I worked 12 hours. I had to make the decision to
Posted in thread: A homebrewer alcoholic? on 02-23-2014 at 09:32 PM
I appreciate the topic as a reminder to all of us to take care of ourselves. I didn't drink
nearly as much (would go months without a drink) before starting this hobby. I'm pretty much a
Posted in thread: Malty vs. Hoppy on 02-23-2014 at 09:16 PM
Founders Dirty Bastard. Drink ASAP and report back.