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Posted in thread: Spike Brewing 12.5 Gallon Conical Fermenter Giveaway! on 01-06-2014 at 02:44 PM
I'm in! Thanks Spike!
Posted in thread: Rebel Brewer Giveaway! on 11-21-2013 at 03:10 PM
Posted in thread: Valve Material on 11-18-2013 at 07:30 AM
Can anyone explain how the different materials can affect the beer brewing process?I recently
listened to an old episode of Brew Strong on the Brewing Network that was all about metals and
Posted in thread: Cocoa Nib Veterans? on 08-14-2013 at 06:04 PM
Cacao nibs will give you a more pronounced aroma than anything else, I love them in my
chocolate stout. My preferred technique is to soak them in enough vodka to cover, and then add
the soaking liquid...
Posted in thread: every beer is under attenuated! on 07-30-2013 at 03:40 AM
Possibly any of the above. Just yesterday I listened to an old episode of Brew Strong on the
Brewing Network, which was entirely about attenuation. I suggest looking it up and giving it a
listen, it h...
Posted in thread: Cocoa Nib Veterans? on 07-30-2013 at 03:36 AM
I've brewed Jamil's Chicolate Hazelnut Porter (kit from MoreBeer) a few times. It has you add
the nibs to the fermenter after active fermentation subsides. I do it a little different and
add them in t...
Posted in thread: Is this normal for a Carboy Cap? on 04-30-2013 at 05:34 AM
Mine are kinda rough under there too. Should be fine if properly sanitized. Wash well with PBW
after use, sanitize with Star San before next use.
Posted in thread: HBT Meet-Brew-Share on Jan 19, Menifee CA on 02-25-2013 at 03:44 PM
I'm not sure what you're looking for in the way of an update. As I posted above this was
cancelled at the last minute from lack of participation.
Posted in thread: HBT Meet-Brew-Share on Jan 19, Menifee CA on 01-19-2013 at 06:13 AM
Thanks everyone who showed an interest in this. Unfortunately there was only one person who
actually said he could make it so I cancelled it. Maybe with it being MLK weekend most folks
had other plans...
Posted in thread: HBT Meet-Brew-Share on Jan 19, Menifee CA on 12-30-2012 at 07:48 PM
brewing a 10-gallon batch of rough & reddy ale today. Not sure if we'll have this one kegged up
by the meet-brew-share. If we do, it'll be a little "green" still. Anyhow this is where we'll
be on the ...