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Posted in thread: Spent grain as deer attractant? on 10-10-2015 at 03:26 AM
I used to dump it in a pile for the random critters to eat it.Oddly enough it never got
touched.Now i just give it to a farmer whom feeds his goats/chickens the stuff.
Posted in thread: add dried elderflower to my cider? on 10-10-2015 at 03:14 AM
"Your mother was a hamster, and your father smelled of elderberries!"ok.. on a serious note you
could either throw them into your fermentor and taste every few days until it hits the flavor
Posted in thread: Watery beer!?!?!?!?!?! on 10-10-2015 at 03:09 AM
I don't know what program you are using but for 11-lbs of grain IMHO, 9 gallons of water is too
much. Try the same recipe with 4-gal strike water and 4-gal sparge water ( or 3.5 each or 3.75
each ) an...
Posted in thread: Feud between my two local breweries on 10-09-2015 at 04:40 AM
So for anyone that is interested in the whole backstory....#1 was the first planned brewery in
my town. They were originally supposed ot be at the location of #2, but the owner of the
Posted in thread: I Pee A-lot on 10-09-2015 at 04:17 AM
F.G. hit 1.010 on both batches.bumped up the dry hop to 4-oz total (2-oz per bucket)of
cascade.Took a small taste from each hydrometer reading.Not very bitter ( which to me is a good
thing) and very f...
Posted in thread: Feud between my two local breweries on 10-08-2015 at 05:12 PM
Agreed with the 2 blocks from home. Any drinking establishment within stumbling distance of
home is a big WIN!This.
Posted in thread: Do you enjoy Pumpkin Beer? on 10-08-2015 at 03:27 AM
Pumkin beers apparently are a hard style to make a decent one.Last year i had the Sam Adams
version and it was decent but only had 2-3 offem. Tried O-Fallon`s version in the can, almost
drain poured i...
Posted in thread: Watery beer!?!?!?!?!?! on 10-08-2015 at 03:14 AM
What were your water volumes?How much volume pre-boil/after vorlauft?How much volume after the
boil?How much after fermentation?It looks like you had around 9 gallons for a 5 gallon batch,
which is we...
Posted in thread: My tiny homebrewers electric build. on 10-06-2015 at 08:41 PM
O.G. was 1.061two 5 gal ale pails filled and fermentedhaven't checked F.G. yet, maybe tomorrow
but i've nothing to rack these things to yet for a dry hopping, might just dry hop in
Posted in thread: Official HBT Weight loss thread on 10-06-2015 at 05:01 AM
I lost 125-ish lbs very rapidly using "divorce" roughly 15 years ago.I have kept that weight
off but last i had seen it, it was closer to 225 now.On a serious note, the magic secret is to
move more an...