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Posted in thread: Central valley or bay area members on 02-10-2016 at 09:08 PM
Sonora brewer. We have a homebrew club: High Gravity Homebrewers.We meet the first Tuesday of
the month at 6:30 at the Standard Pour. Come check it out if you're around.
Posted in thread: Car recommendations? on 02-08-2016 at 09:15 PM
Not that I'd probably ever get one but what about a Toyota or Honda minivan? Almost a perfect
road trip car. Comfortable, reliable, tons of cargo space, decent mpg, you can sleep in it.
Also the seats...
Posted in thread: Cyanotoxins on 02-03-2016 at 05:19 PM
I say "becoming" because it appears that the problem has been exasperated by the current
drought conditions (warm and slow moving water, and excess nutrients). The microcystis algae
have always been a...
Posted in thread: Cyanotoxins on 02-02-2016 at 06:10 PM
nDub,... It seems that the Microcystins are becoming a problem through out the Central Valley
as well. You say "becoming". Do you think mycrocystins are new, or have we just now been able
to detect it...
Posted in thread: Cyanotoxins on 02-01-2016 at 06:13 PM
Eh, you're probably getting plenty of cyanide from all the old gold mine runoff anyway. Why
worry? :DFortunately they test for that, at least in the drinking water. A crazy thing around
here is swimmi...
Posted in thread: I need a sanity check....Long Story About the Wife on 01-29-2016 at 10:47 PM
When my wife taught at a womens college they had a term that was used quite often. LUG......
lesbian until graduation.My wife has used the same expression. She went to U of M.
Posted in thread: Cyanotoxins on 01-29-2016 at 05:45 PM
So I live in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountain range, about thirty mile north (as the
crow flies) of Yosemite. The water my local Utilities District gets is fairly good quality but
Posted in thread: What should I do with this OLD BEER? on 01-28-2016 at 09:32 PM
Wait until your sports team wins or something, then upend it on your roomate/significant other
yelling "yay we won!"
Posted in thread: How Quickly Can Cider Ferment? on 01-28-2016 at 09:21 PM
I'd check it with a hydrometer. Most my ciders finish around SG 1.000.orTaste it. If it has
alcohol it'll taste "hot", like rocket fuel.
Posted in thread: How many brews have you dumped?? on 01-21-2016 at 09:07 PM
I've dumped one beer due to infection.I almost dumped a cider due to phenolic taste but a
friend of mine offered to reduce the volume and increase the alcohol. So I gave him five
gallons of 5% cider a...