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  • Posted in thread: Vanilla Bourbon Oatmeal Coffee Stout on 10-11-2010 at 07:28 PM
    Hm, this sounds like a really nice idea. I've got a Russian Stout in the bucket right now, and
    you've got me thinking about what to do with it in secondary. If you do end up going this route
    in the ne...

  • Posted in thread: AHS Black IPA question? on 09-09-2010 at 05:34 PM
    Or brew one and try it that way. :DI made this a couple months ago, and it was fantastic:

  • Posted in thread: Which way to use coffee on 09-09-2010 at 03:52 PM
    This is the technique I used for my coffee porter a few months back: I got one of those little
    jars used for making preserves, dumped in a quarter pound of freshly ground coffee beans, and
    filled it t...

  • Posted in thread: "Boondock" Irish Stout on 08-30-2010 at 05:40 PM
    Brewed up a batch of this yesterday. Had to make a couple substitutions, and I went with the
    British Ale II yeast. I can't wait to get this one in the keg! I'll let you know how it turns
    out. =)

  • Posted in thread: Your Keg Washing System? Looking for ideas. on 08-30-2010 at 05:35 PM
    - Rinse well in sink- Fill with c-brite and hot water, let sit for 30 minutes- Flip upside
    down, let sit for 30 more minutes- Hook up picnic tap and CO2, blow out liquid for a couple
    minutes, then dum...

  • Posted in thread: How often do you change out your beer lines. on 07-27-2010 at 03:13 PM
    Well, this will sound horrible but... I have never cleaned my lines. I probably will out of
    guilt one of these days, but I've never noticed any off-putting flavors or had any issues with
    things growin...

  • Posted in thread: Extract Coffee stout or porter on 07-16-2010 at 03:57 PM
    I used this recipe a couple months ago. I used the cold-brew method and added it to my
    secondary. The reception was pretty meh at first, but after about a month in the keg, this
    stuff got really good....

  • Posted in thread: Condensation issues with my kegerator on 07-15-2010 at 03:42 PM
    I had a similar problem caused by my basement just being too humid this time of year. I fixed
    that issue with a towel. ;)

  • Posted in thread: Mounting taps on drywall... on 07-07-2010 at 09:21 PM
    Yeah, without a backsplash of some sort you will most likely destroy the drywall. I used an old
    wooden plaque base and a 2x4 behind the wall. You want those taps to be nice and tight in the

  • Posted in thread: Brewing in the freakin' heat? on 07-06-2010 at 04:00 PM
    Brewing inside with the A/C blasting. :)Of course, that only works well with extract brewing...