Last Activity:10-09-2013 11:31 PM
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Posted in thread: Cooper's Traditional Draught on 10-10-2013 at 06:54 AM
it will be good. sometimes we forget how good low gravity beers are.
Posted in thread: Easy PBR shrimp on 10-10-2013 at 06:53 AM
Sometimes simple is better. Sometimes lazy gets the job done. Sometimes the unbelievable
happens. Cheap beer cooks better than hoppy good stuff.Recipe pretty basic.Uncooked, shrimp,
any shrimp, peel a...
Posted in thread: Heirloom tomatoes on 10-10-2013 at 06:25 AM
Sun Gold is a great producer and good quality. I also enjoy the black cherry tomato. They are
thick skinned and not the greatest eating alone. But they sauce up nicely.I like the Japanese
Posted in thread: "Ham" off flavor in SA summer on 10-10-2013 at 06:20 AM
I once stupidly made a smoked beer and put the wort into an old fermenter using old
yeast...talk about ham beer...bacon wrapped ham.It's probably autolysis. Dead yeast will do
that. But guess what...i...
Posted in thread: Rhusthaller 1881 California Red Ale on 10-10-2013 at 06:13 AM
Any thoughts on this beer? I really didn't care for it. I thought it tasted no different than
an over hopped up Stone product.I was expecting more for 8$ a 22 ounce beer. The aromatics were
very nice ...
Posted in thread: How much bourbon/whiskey to add to stout? on 10-10-2013 at 05:30 AM
One ounce of burbon will be just fine. Soak the rest of the cubes in a neutral grain spirit
like vodka or everclear. A single ounce will infuse just fine. If you simply wanted to add a
Posted in thread: Mixed homegrown hops- any ideas? on 08-10-2013 at 07:51 PM
Just make a nice light 5.0ABV pale...You can't beat an extremely fresh hopped cascade. It'll be
in your face hoppy.
Posted in thread: competitions and disappointment on 08-10-2013 at 07:44 PM
Don't misquote me RiverCity...I never said BJCP volunteers.The BJCP judge certification program
requires money. They charge to be tested. Do I need to pay to prove my subjective expertise?
Posted in thread: What came in the mail for you today? on 08-10-2013 at 07:06 PM
Delinquent loan statements :(
Posted in thread: a hop-free beer? on 08-10-2013 at 07:04 PM
Forget the bourbon and oak. Just make a nice dry stout with some Yarrow, Mugwort and some sort
of spruce tips...You've got to have spruce in Japan...it's a common tree.No hop beers are
delicious and d...