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Posted in thread: What is happening here? on 07-23-2015 at 10:22 AM
That's a cool friend to have. What will the cans look like? Are they just plain, or did you
manage some artwork?
Posted in thread: Could Someone Please Explain the Benefits of a Stir Plate? on 07-23-2015 at 10:14 AM
So, I'm a stir plate guy and I've gotten to the point where I get predictably good results.
I'll add two thoughts here:1. The stir plate introduces greater repeatability into the process
of building a...
Posted in thread: IPA too long in the secondary? on 07-23-2015 at 09:58 AM
I'm always surprised how kick-ass the beer is even when I'm not Johnny on the spot with kegging
or bottling. I recently removed the dry hop from an IPA, cold crashed it for 3 days (only meant
to do th...
Posted in thread: Coming up with names for home brews? on 07-21-2015 at 11:39 AM
My 12 and 14 year old sons are pretty good at coming up with names if I give them the basic
facts. I brewed a presidential honey ale on the Fourth of July, and my 14 year old said "we
should call it L...
Posted in thread: impossible pitching rate with 'old' smack pack!??! AARGHHH! on 07-21-2015 at 10:56 AM
Am relatively new to liquid yeast and I want to brew a belgian blonde this weekend and fur that
purpose ordered a wyeast abbey smack pack from my LHBS in Barcelona. It just arrived and the
MFG date is...
Posted in thread: propane brewing indoors? on 07-19-2015 at 03:36 AM
Think it through. Imagine how the article will read if things work out well: Man burns down
house trying to brew beer inside.If you're unlucky: Man dies of asphyxiation, and house burns
down trying to...
Posted in thread: What are you doing instead of brewing this weekend? on 07-11-2015 at 11:57 AM
Volunteering at the big annual community fundraiser outdoor festival. Shuckin clams. I also
have an item in the live auction, I'm supplying the beer for a barbecue dinner for ten that a
few friends ar...
Posted in thread: beer looks like grapefruit juice...is it normal? on 07-11-2015 at 11:43 AM
I've made IPAs like that, and some of the best craft IPAs I've had are a hazy yellow/orange.
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 07-07-2015 at 03:44 AM
Day off duties: Replaced the drain basket in the brewery sink. Freakin thing's been leaking for
weeks. Also rebuilt the faucets cause they were leaking too.Then I got down to brewsness:
gelled an IPA ...
Posted in thread: What I did for beer today on 07-06-2015 at 03:21 AM
Brewed an Imperial Stout, and then an impromptu partygyle with the additional 3.25g of sweet
wort. I am officially tapped out in terms of pipeline space. I've got both conicals filled -
one 10g Red Ry...