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Posted in thread: Mercer County Pa on 04-03-2015 at 01:19 AM
Congratulations from Pittsburgh and Lake Latonka...currently at the latter.
Posted in thread: Competition scoring question on 02-22-2015 at 08:10 PM
Definitely a subjective process. I recently sent the same beer off to two separate
competitions, only one week between the competitions. I wanted to get some professional
feedback other than what I ge...
Posted in thread: Vacation Portland Oregon on 02-21-2015 at 12:37 AM
I've spent a lot of time over the years in Portland on business travel. Beer-and-food-wise you
can't go wrong with any place by McMenamins. They're a great story and Edgefield in particular
Posted in thread: Poured Resin Penny Bar Top question on 01-22-2015 at 10:14 PM
I'd glue them down so they don't dislodge during the pour. I did a bottle cap bar this summer.
Careful with the glue as any stray glue will be visible through the resin. Also make sure you
Posted in thread: FT: Budweiser: Cellared 30+ Years on 12-03-2014 at 02:36 AM
I'm liking the donkey trade, i may counter offer on that. Wikipedia says they live 30 - 50
years in developed countries...For the Bud, I'll offer an empty 1982 Iron City can.
Posted in thread: Fermentation chamber oops. .. on 11-15-2014 at 02:08 AM
You try putting another fan in to increase circulation?
Posted in thread: Sparge vs no sparge in cooler mashtun on 11-15-2014 at 01:17 AM
Maybe I'm wrong but that sounds like a batch sparge with a mash out. No sparge is putting all
of the water in at once to hit your mash target, vorlauf, and then go right to boil. I'd
estimate 10% less...
Posted in thread: Graff (Malty, slightly hopped cider) on 08-07-2009 at 02:14 PM
Thanks for the info. I'm pulling the trigger tomorrow morning. It will be a nice change of pace
to have a short brew day.
Posted in thread: Graff (Malty, slightly hopped cider) on 08-06-2009 at 05:59 PM
Anybody have any thoughts/experiences with aeration prior to pitching? Good? Bad? Doesn't
Posted in thread: All-grain v full volume (Deathbrewer style) on 06-17-2009 at 04:42 PM
It's doable. You just have to adjust your grain bill for no-sparge and keep your temperature
up. If you try it, I'd be interested to hear about anything else you run into.