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Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 11-30-2015 at 01:13 AM
Finally kegging the Rumble - a Pliny clone. Fermented down to 1.010 - 9.1% - yeesh!. I'll put
up two cornies and maybe a few bonus bottles. Can't wait for this - it's gotten to be an annual
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 11-30-2015 at 01:09 AM
Waitress at a restaurant in Newport Rhode Island over the Thanksgiving break - trying to
explain an item on the draft list - "Oh, that's a double IPA, it's, like, totally, like really
hoppy" while sim...
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 11-26-2015 at 04:24 AM
gelled the Pliny clone. taster off the stirring spoon was pretty damned bitter. this will cold
crash for a few more days then keg & burst carb so it's ready for the big annual flag football
Posted in thread: What's your beer line up for turkey day?? on 11-26-2015 at 04:19 AM
It's a crime that with six nice homebrews on tap, we'll be away for turkey day. I'm gonna miss
my kegerator, but I'll bring a few of my American IPAs (light and flowery, like 2Hearted), and
a few of t...
Posted in thread: Official Broken Hydrometer Count on 11-24-2015 at 11:26 PM
Every time I think about getting one of those FG hydrometers, I just re-read this thread! I'll
still probably get one at some point, and just my luck (even thought I haven't broken one in a
Posted in thread: Funny things you've overheard about beer on 11-20-2015 at 11:48 AM
i was sitting in as the audio tech at a beer tasting event and heard a guy insist that the more
hoppy a beer the high the alcohol content, and that hops=alcohol. FUNNY!they had an audio tech
at a beer...
Posted in thread: Official Broken Hydrometer Count on 11-20-2015 at 11:43 AM
Brand new finishing gravity hydro - bought because I was thinking "I am the sh*t, man, gonna
get myself a special hydro just for finishing gravities!". Carefully extracted out of the
shipping tube in ...
Posted in thread: Does Purging C02 release Aromatic from Dryhopped IPA's on 11-20-2015 at 11:25 AM
It's an interesting question - never occurred to me before. I don't know if aroma is "lost" per
se, but I think we're likely talking about very small measures. Probably too small to do any
kind of leg...
Posted in thread: NB Brickwarmer Holiday Red Ale on 11-20-2015 at 11:10 AM
Brewed this yesterday afternoon and pitched S-04 around 7 last night. Glad I took today off cuz
I had to add a blow-off this morning! Just hope the orange peel doesn't get in the
way...Interesting - y...
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 11-19-2015 at 01:50 PM
Up early today. Added stage two dry hops to a Pliny clone. Tested SG. Stable at 010. Man that's
a dry beer - and bitterness is really high. Guess that will mellow a bit. Tested SG on the