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Posted in thread: New lhbs in Scottdale, pa. on 06-25-2012 at 02:13 PM
Scottdale in westmoreland county?Yeah.
Posted in thread: New lhbs in Scottdale, pa. on 06-24-2012 at 12:38 AM
Just wanted to let anyone in the area know that the Ace Hardware in Scottdale now has a beer
and wine section. They just started it sometime in February. Has a pretty good selection of
Posted in thread: A few Pumkin Ale Qs on 10-21-2011 at 02:25 PM
Cool thanks for the tips. I'm definitely going to pick up some pumpkin pie mix.Good luck, let
us know how it goes. I was thrilled with mine. Great feeling when other people tried it and
their faces li...
Posted in thread: Kits or Recipes for a Beginner? on 10-21-2011 at 02:23 PM
I started with kits.. Then started modifying the kits a little bit.. Then downloaded brew
target, picked a style, and randomly added ingredients til it met style. After experimenting
that way, you sti...
Posted in thread: A few Pumkin Ale Qs on 10-21-2011 at 01:41 PM
Hey AllStarting my 6th brew now. I decided to do the Pumpkin Ale thing for the Thanksgiving
season. I have a few questions...I plan on adding real pumpkin to my beer. I did a search and
read a few thr...
Posted in thread: This is just great! on 10-21-2011 at 01:32 PM
Extract brewing is a small time hobby, no skill or creativity. Brew with ingredients, not a
kit. You'll like it a lot more. After my first batch, I bucked the bottling operation and got a
keg fridge. ...
Posted in thread: Gift for a homebrewer on 10-18-2011 at 02:43 PM
How about a subscription to BYO or another homebrew magazine?Gift certificates are always
nice.What kind of beer does he like? Maybe you can find him a kit for around $35.Decorative
growlerI was going...
Posted in thread: Midwest pumpkin ale brewing right noe on 08-31-2011 at 02:40 PM
I'm brewing up a batch of Midwest pumpkin right now. Im using libbys pumpkin pie mix. I let it
caramelize at 400 for 40 min then threw it in a 5 gallon paint strainer from home depot. I let
it mash wi...
Posted in thread: Many mistakes, wondering if my brew will survive on 08-30-2011 at 05:59 PM
Posted in thread: what would you label this brew on 08-29-2011 at 05:08 PM
"Prelude To A Homebrew"