msa8967

mickaweapon

Gift Premium Subscription To msa8967

Join Date:

05-13-2009

Last Activity:

11-19-2014 9:44 PM

Likes Given: 77

72 Likes on 59 Posts 

    ABOUT ME

  • North Liberty, Iowa
  • Been brewing for 4+ years now and have just reached 300 gallons of beer brewed.
  • brewing,organic gardening,WWII memoirs.
  • teacher
  • Mick Arnett
  • Big Country from Scotland
  • Thirsty of Iowa City
  • Friend of mine got me back into brewing in time for me to make 6 cases for my wedding this last summer.
  • Brewing up the fall supply of beer before the baby comes in November
  • Fat Tire Clone, Cream Ale, Strong Arm Wheat, Irish Amber Ale
  • empty
  • plenty
  • Married

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Need a malt to blend with Maris Otter in a stout recipe. on 11-09-2014 at 04:31 PM
    Thanks for the suggestions. Looks like I cannot go wrong with any of these for substitutions.

  • Posted in thread: Need a malt to blend with Maris Otter in a stout recipe. on 11-09-2014 at 03:39 PM
    I really want to make a stout beer for my wife but I need 10 lbs of Maris Otter and I only have
    6 lbs. Can anyone recommend another malt to use to make up the missing 4 lbs of Maris Otter?
    The brew sh...

  • Posted in thread: Any good books for beginners? on 11-04-2014 at 03:27 AM
    I think this is great book to read prior to trying to digest all of Palmer's book. I find
    Palmer's book very well done but it might be a bit advanced for some beginners.

  • Posted in thread: Much Better Amber Ale on 10-28-2014 at 12:34 AM
    Can I substitute amber malt with biscuit or abbey malt from castle malting? Castle malting is
    the only brand I can purchase.The amber malt is going to be a bit darker and stronger tasting
    than biscuit...

  • Posted in thread: Need help with bourbon oak oatmeal stout. on 10-26-2014 at 11:52 PM
    I have a higher gravity oatmeal stout that my wife really enjoys and she is asking if there is
    anyway to add a bourbon barrel flavor to it. I was thinking of making a double recipe and
    setting one up ...

  • Posted in thread: 5 gallon all-grain systems on 10-25-2014 at 12:09 AM
    Quick question, what kind of basket is in the 1st pic? I am looking for one for my Brinkman
    kettle that I have.Sent from my iPhone using Home BrewThis is just an aluminum basket that
    comes with most s...

  • Posted in thread: Looking for a fall harvest ale recipe. on 10-24-2014 at 03:50 AM
    I had an amber malt forward beer with enough cascade finish hops to complement the malts but
    not make it into a pale ale. This was brewed by a local brew pub and I really liked it but I
    cannot get a r...

  • Posted in thread: AG Cream Ale on 10-20-2014 at 02:32 AM
    Has anyone thought about using Vienna malt for the base malt or a blend of Vienna and something
    else for the base malt? Yooper's Fizzy Yellow Beer uses Vienna which I love and have an excess
    of right ...

  • Posted in thread: 5 gallon all-grain systems on 10-12-2014 at 06:42 PM
    All proceeds from these sales will be donated to local food pantries or shelters. Please no
    spam or junk emails. I also have rectangular cooler mash tuns from 32-48 quart sizes for $40-45
    if you just ...

  • Posted in thread: Any idea what this small item might be for in brewing? on 10-12-2014 at 01:29 AM
    Vampire Wire is a brand of audio connectors, and this appears to be from a RCA cable. I am sure
    it was just tossed into the box with the brewing gear by the seller. Cheers! for letting me
    know.

Following Stats
FORUM SIGNATURE
Mick Arnett North Liberty, Iowa "Beer will change the world. I don't know how, but it will."
0 COMMENTS
POST A COMMENT

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS

PHOTO OF THE DAY