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  • Connecticut
  • Started extract brewing 2013. Went to all-grain September.
  • Sailing,triathalon
  • Philip Meese
  • Yahoos, oldest brew club on East Coast
  • 10 gallon AG electric setup, Blichmann 20 gall HLT, MLT and BK, dual March 809 pumps, Kal-made Control panel, basement brew studio completed October, 2014
  • Currently doing a Brewniversity series of beers from Jamil's Brewing Classic Recipes. Plan on brewing 60-70 recipes from the book over the next few years.
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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 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...


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