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Posted in thread: Brewing equipment and cold weather on 11-07-2011 at 02:04 AM
So I've been keeping all my gear in an unheated garage recently. I live in Minnesota, so the
winters are pretty harsh. Any advice on what stuff should come inside for the winter and what
will be okay ...
Posted in thread: Northern Brewer Minneapolis Opening Fall 2011 on 10-16-2011 at 03:26 AM
This is four blocks from my house. Great for my brewing, terrible for my wallet
Posted in thread: slowly becoming a hop head? on 03-11-2011 at 05:37 AM
I have the same issue, and I keep upping the hops load on my brews, trying to replicate some of
the amazing IIPAs I've had. I use pellets, and haven't had the best success in replicating
Posted in thread: 3 Finished Keggles on 03-11-2011 at 05:25 AM
They must be. Just own up to it Hughes, it's alright.
Posted in thread: Brewcation on 03-09-2011 at 11:57 PM
Fort Collins, CO is a nice beer town. Home to New Belgium Brewery, Odell, The Fort Collins
Brewery, Coopersmith Brewpub, etc. Denver isn't far and also has some nice places. Plus, you
know, you're in ...
Posted in thread: Best Beer History Book on 03-08-2011 at 05:30 PM
My favorite book on this topic is Ambitious Brew. Really fantastic writing, telling the story
of American beer. One thing it does exceptionally well is chronicle the rise and decline of the
Posted in thread: MLT Question: Ringed braid vs. bazooka screen on 03-08-2011 at 03:51 AM
genitally fly sparging.Look, if you're genitally fly sparging, remind me not to try any of
your batches :p
Posted in thread: You wont believe the deal I got on a R.I.M.S Keggle System on 03-08-2011 at 02:39 AM
Wow, I guess it's off to Craigslist for me, hoping lighting will strike twice
Posted in thread: Questions Regarding Fruit Beers on 03-05-2011 at 08:35 PM
The fruit will absorb some of the beer and thus, some of the alcohol, but only in proportion.
Your ABV will stay the same, or maybe go up a bit because of the extra sugars in the fruit
Posted in thread: Party Beer?? on 03-05-2011 at 08:32 PM
Those beers are actually the hardest to make, and often require more equipment than you might
need for a craft-style beer. There are plenty of styles you can make easily that have a bit
more flavor th...