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Posted in thread: Do you support your LHBS? on 10-07-2009 at 04:40 PM
Ahoy hoy,I buy all my grain from either of our 2 "home brew stores" which are both actually
beer and wine stores that side carry supplies. Since Im up in Alaska I cant afford the shipping
on any grain...
Posted in thread: Dry-hopping in Primary on 10-07-2009 at 05:21 AM
Ahoy hoy,If you are cold crashing, pellets work just fine. I throw them in for dry hopping 3
days before the cold crash, which lasts 4 days. When I rack it to keg or bottle, the hops as
well as everyt...
Posted in thread: How long to cold crash? on 09-30-2009 at 07:09 PM
Ahoy hoy,When I brew anything, its in the carboy for 3 weeks. If I am dry hopping, I add it at
that point, give it 3 days, then cold crash the carboy to 32-34 degrees for 4 days. At that
point, its be...
Posted in thread: Tired of high ABV? Have a Nanny State... on 09-29-2009 at 10:35 PM
Ahoy hoy,Britain is a perfect example of a country spiraling down the keaster. Cheers to these
folks for at least taking a stand against those nannyists....
Posted in thread: 3rd Place at BJCP sanctioned event.. on 09-29-2009 at 10:22 PM
ahoy hoy,Congrats! I got my first 2 3rd place medals ever this year as well. Never expected it
either. I felt almost Olympic with these medals hanging on the wall at work.Again, good for
Posted in thread: Hibiscus Belgian Blonde Ale on 09-25-2009 at 06:32 PM
Ahoy hoy,My blonde hibiscus is blood red. I put hibiscus flowers in it, 2 oz @ 15, then 2 more
dry hop. My wife thinks its the bomb. It reminds her of rosie hibiscus from canada. You can get
Posted in thread: Got a couple of 3rd place medals in the mail today.... on 08-19-2009 at 06:58 PM
Ahoy hoy,The porter was a standard British to the bone porter. The other was a Belgium blond w/
hibiscus flowers added. Made it red as blood, and weird like a beer/wine. The women love it.
Posted in thread: Got a couple of 3rd place medals in the mail today.... on 08-19-2009 at 06:06 PM
from the ET Barnette Homebrew Competition held up here in Fairbanks. I took 3rd in the fruit
beer, and 3rd in the porter. Got alot of schwagg including tshirts, mag subscriptions, glasses,
Posted in thread: Utopias 2009 on 08-04-2009 at 11:53 PM
This is one beer I'll probably never taste.Yo...Just mix a shot of brandy with some wine, and
youll be real close. I won a taste of it last year in a drawing, and I wanted to drag my tounge
on the flo...
Posted in thread: Took a couple of 3rd Place finishes in this years homebrew competition on 08-04-2009 at 11:44 PM
Ahoy hoy,I got my schwagg from the homebrew contest this weekend. They ran out of 3rd place
medals so thats on backorder. But I got a banner, a wall hung mirror, 4 XXL t shirts with beer
logos on them...