Last Activity:12-08-2013 8:45 PM
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Posted in thread: 100% NC pale ale on 08-17-2013 at 09:07 PM
The OG came out as 1.040 a little lower than I was hoping for. I really didn't know what to
expect from this. It smelt good brewing (especially with the fresh hops). It has finished the
Posted in thread: 100% NC pale ale on 08-17-2013 at 02:19 AM
I found a field of wild barley on my morning run. I kept seeing it every morning and finally
did something with it. I first had to figure out what it was. I did some research and if it is
barley it wi...
Posted in thread: 2013 hops harvest on 08-16-2013 at 11:55 AM
Uh, what? Wild barley? Why have I not heard of/thought of/researched/obsessed/used this idea
before? Id like to know how it tastes!I don't want to get this thread off topic. Briefly....
found a field ...
Posted in thread: 2013 hops harvest on 08-11-2013 at 03:21 AM
Dried my Willamette harvest.....8.5oz. Just put some in a 100% North Carolina pale ale (wild
barley that was growing near my house). Also ended up with 4oz of Chinook.
Posted in thread: North Carolina Resource for Hop Testing on 07-17-2013 at 07:02 PM
I'm in Chapel Hill and grow hops just fine. I have Willamette, Mt Hood, Galena, Sterling,
Magnum, Zeus, and Nugget all doing awesome. My Cascade, Centennial, Fuggles, and EKG aren't
thriving as well b...
Posted in thread: Painted 7oz bottles on 05-31-2013 at 04:01 AM
Thanks. The bottles are 7oz heinekens. $5.99 for six at most grocery stores. Not great for
drinking but cool little bottles. Good luck on your Applejack.
Posted in thread: Painted 7oz bottles on 05-30-2013 at 09:32 PM
Got an honorable mention in the 2013 BYO label contest. Cheers!
Posted in thread: Bi Polar Bear >30% ABV on 05-30-2013 at 09:31 PM
My bottles got an honorable mention in the BYO label contest. Also I tasted another one of
these after a few months and it has smoothed out and is incredible.
Posted in thread: Lets see your bottle caps!! on 05-16-2013 at 06:31 PM
Thanks skemp45. I just ordered another 180 from BottleMark yesterday. My buddy did the artwork
and I put it together on the computer. It adds a really nice touch to the bottles.
Posted in thread: Lets see your bottle caps!! on 04-14-2013 at 07:23 PM
Here is my design. 115420