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Posted in thread: Still Planning in Chicago on 01-24-2010 at 01:38 AM
So... I'm no longer planning. I brewed my first batch today. I used the Dark Cherry Stout kit
from Northern Brewer. Hopefully it will be ready for the wife's birthday the first week of
March. I'm very...
Posted in thread: What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great! on 09-05-2009 at 12:47 PM
I realized after posting that I probably should've thrown a :) at the end of the first
paragraph. The last sentence was utterly sincere. I suspect it may have come across as the
Posted in thread: What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great! on 09-04-2009 at 11:22 PM
Given the number of posts in this thread that end with something along the lines of "And it was
one of the best beers I've ever brewed." I'm thinking that the secret to good beer is actually
to use un...
Posted in thread: Getting Started on the Cheap on 08-31-2009 at 01:17 AM
Should I get a bucket with a spigot? Will that make bottling easier, or is it not worth it for
the sanitation issues?
Posted in thread: Getting Started on the Cheap on 08-30-2009 at 04:27 PM
My neighbor downstairs brews regularly and has offered me the use of his equipment in getting
started brewing myself. However, I don't want to tie up his carboys for fermenting. If I
understand what I...
Posted in thread: Still Planning in Chicago on 08-07-2009 at 01:59 PM
My brewing career is in the planning/researching/wishing stage so far. I'm a mostly-unemployed
theater tech, so money is a bit tight for spending on brewing equipment and supplies. I've
helped my neig...