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Posted in thread: Barrel suggestions? on 03-10-2014 at 04:37 PM
Thanks for all the good advice about this. I'd like to avoid stripping all the character out of
the barrel if I can, but I'm also not in a position to fill it right away. It's been "dry" for
at least ...
Posted in thread: Barrel suggestions? on 03-04-2014 at 07:50 PM
I know it wouldn't kill everything, but do you think if I sacrificed a bottle of rye whiskey to
the barrel and rolled it around in there for a few days it would reduce the chance of any weird
Posted in thread: Barrel suggestions? on 03-04-2014 at 05:42 PM
pgMy girlfriend just got this gorgeous barrel for me for my birthday. It's an 8 gallon Black
Swan barrel ...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 02-21-2014 at 03:16 PM
Sounds amazing! Count me in!
Posted in thread: Toronto brewery/brewpub/bar recommendations? on 02-12-2014 at 08:59 PM
I'm headed to Toronto in the middle of March and am looking to hit some of the local go-to beer
places while I'm there. Does anyone have any good recommendations? I'll have a car and was
Posted in thread: Roggenbier: what am I looking for? on 01-27-2014 at 06:29 PM
Brewed up this Roggenbier the end of December:2.5 lbs Vienna Malt (24%)5.0 lbs Rye Malt
(48%)2.5 lbs Red Wheat Malt (24%)4 oz Melanoiden malt (2%)4 oz Chocolate Wheat Malt (2%)0.5 oz
Hallertauer @ 60 ...
Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5 Gallon Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 01-06-2014 at 02:14 PM
Looks awesome! I'm in.
Posted in thread: Pellicle Photo Collection on 01-03-2014 at 12:40 AM
My cranberry lambic is coming along nicely after 2 months. Just transferred it out of the
bucket and off the cranberries into a glass carboy to finish out
Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer on 12-30-2013 at 05:24 PM
Old thread, I know, but I wanted to add to the Rebel Brewer love. I'm fortunate enough to work
at a homebrew shop, but even we don't always carry everything I'm looking for. When I order
online, I've ...
Posted in thread: Boiling black malt on 12-09-2013 at 08:49 PM
So, an update. Good news and bad news. Good news is that I am now a pretty firm advocate of
boiling black malt. Primary fermentation is "done" (more on that later) and the beer isn't even