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  • Posted in thread: Sip of Sunshine Yeast on 11-05-2016 at 12:25 PM
    I actually just sat in the BYO Bootcamp class with Sean Lawson yesterday in Burlington. Sean
    said that he uses good ole Chico/Cal Ale in SOS. He further said the he alternates suppliers -
    sometimes WL...

  • Posted in thread: PLEASE let the Northern Brewer buy-out be a hoax! on 10-16-2016 at 11:47 AM
    From the horse's mouth:

  • Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 10-02-2016 at 11:43 PM
    17,416 gallons + 6 gallons of Citra Pilsner = 17,422 gallons

  • Posted in thread: How many gallons of homebrew in 2016? on 10-02-2016 at 03:00 AM
    17,126 gallons + 6 gallons of BarMar Pale Ale = 17,132 gallons

  • Posted in thread: Bottled my 1st brew last night on 09-29-2016 at 12:06 AM
    Congrats! I'm sure the beer will be great.Best advice I ever got re: bottling was to place my
    bottling bucket on the counter over my dishwasher, open the dishwasher door and fill bottles
    over it. When...

  • Posted in thread: Traveling with kegs? on 09-29-2016 at 12:02 AM
    For what it's worth, I've been using Marhsall Schott's Brulosophy quick carbonation method for
    my last 12 or so kegs and it works great. You can see the blog post here: usually chill to 40
    degrees a...

  • Posted in thread: Question - Identifying Burnt Taste In My Porter on 09-28-2016 at 11:53 PM
    Without seeing the details of your recipe, I'll just throw out a couple of general
    suggestions.Try substituting de-husked Carafa for some of your roasted or chocolate malts -
    I've found that helps to ...

  • Posted in thread: Thoughts on Autumn Butternut Squash Beer on 09-17-2016 at 08:08 PM
    mjdonnelly - that's almost a hopped sweet potato wineyou're making there, from what I can
    tell...no? I know you havesome grains in there...but you're getting 86% of your
    fermentationfrom your potato, ...

  • Posted in thread: balloon for an airlock? on 09-17-2016 at 12:09 PM
    You could use a ballon for a condom too but why risk it?

  • Posted in thread: Need Cigar Recommendation for Tomorrow on 09-17-2016 at 12:05 PM
    Second this - Hemingway Short Story is my all time favorite smoke.But trying to recommend a
    cigar to smoke is like trying to recommend a woman to date. You're almost always better off
    discovering one ...

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