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  • Posted in thread: NorcalBrewing Solutions Giveaway! on 10-18-2013 at 10:37 PM
    I want in too!

  • Posted in thread: Hops help on 09-20-2013 at 02:31 AM
    Update, just tasted 1st bottle of the oatmeal APA 1.5 wk after bottling and was pleasantly
    surprised at how good it is. Very smooth due to oatmeal and good fruity aftertaste from the
    citra!Awesome! Th...

  • Posted in thread: Hops help on 07-27-2013 at 04:52 AM
    EKG and Fuggles are great for stouts. I wouldn't use Citra in a stout, but Citra would work for
    the APA (might not go too well with oatmeal, but experimentation is a core aspect of

  • Posted in thread: Hops help on 07-25-2013 at 03:22 PM
    If you've already got Millennium, use it; no need to waste money to get something else for
    bittering. The only real difference you'll achieve between Millennium and Nugget for bittering
    is how bitter ...

  • Posted in thread: Yeast Washing Illustrated on 07-19-2013 at 01:59 PM
    Just thought I'd throw this out there, particularly for the newbies worried about their washed
    yeast:I made a 1.3L starter on Monday with washed yeast that was in the fridge since mid-Feb (5
    months). ...

  • Posted in thread: Craft beer in airports? on 06-27-2013 at 02:50 PM
    Anchor in SFO (San Fran)

  • Posted in thread: Wyeast 1187 ringwood ale problem on 05-29-2013 at 09:28 PM
    ... manufactured in Jan 2013. How long can yeast be stored?It somewhat depends on how the yeast
    was stored. Was it kept cool (i.e. in the fridge) the whole time? Or was it left out? These are
    just rhe...

  • Posted in thread: Wyeast 1187 ringwood ale problem on 05-29-2013 at 07:35 PM
    The temperature you've got it at seems appropriate. How old was the yeast (there's a
    "manufactured" date on the package). Did you make a starter?

  • Posted in thread: Critique of my first clone attempt, please on 05-19-2013 at 03:18 PM
    My first Chubby Boat was entered into the VanBrewers competition. The scores from 3 judges were
    18, 24, and 20. They all agreed that it wasn't a bad beer, but that it was very off-style -- it
    was more...

  • Posted in thread: Average Joe to Brewing Pro - My two years of brewing school. on 05-12-2013 at 08:17 PM
    Just read that Butler's Bitter from the Niagara College Teaching Brewery won Gold for the
    English Style Pale Ale (Bitter) category at the Canadian Brewing Awards. Was that your class,
    Eric? If so, tha...

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