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Posted in thread: Mr Beer - Read all about it and ask questions on 12-31-2016 at 02:34 PM
WOW Brewdude.Sounds like you have concrete plans.That's a pretty big undertaking.Keep us in the
LOOP as to how you are progressing.Good Luck and Brew Strong. Cheers!
Posted in thread: Mr Beer - Read all about it and ask questions on 12-30-2016 at 05:47 PM
Brewdude,how many extract batches have you brewed and how many AG batches are under your
belt.You mentioned brewing beer that folks would spend their bucks on. I don't think its legal
to sell homebrew...
Posted in thread: Mr Beer - Read all about it and ask questions on 12-30-2016 at 01:27 PM
Brewdude, A little advice.Take Baby Steps. Read more about brewing than maybe 3 pages on a
forum.(not saying you did this)Ask many questions. You sound like you are diving into this
addiction really f...
Posted in thread: NEWBIE - Please Help Me Get Started! on 12-23-2016 at 05:53 PM
Wow,it's nice to jump in to brewing and be Gung Ho, from the gitgo. Like someone said,brew your
way and make it your own. I got my 1st Mr. Beer kit in 1995,and am still brewing extract
batches with st...
Posted in thread: Coopers in mr beer fermenter on 12-23-2016 at 05:32 PM
Hey All, I have tried using a full sized Cooper's/Munton's 5/6 gallon brew cans in Mr. Beer LBK
on several occasions.What I found out was that the lighter styles,ie. Draught,Cerveza,and
Munton's Lite ...
Posted in thread: First Time Recipes - What Was everyone's first time? on 07-04-2016 at 12:46 PM
My MIL got me a Mr. Beer Kit in 1995 for X-Mas and my 1st brew was the Englishman's Nut Brown
Ale. I followed their instructions to the "T",and it came out pretty bad.I continued using the
Mr. Beer pr...
Posted in thread: Mr Beer - Read all about it and ask questions on 05-09-2016 at 09:45 PM
I've been homebrewing off and on since since 1995,and have found,that if your brew doesn't come
out as expecting,MIX-IT.If it's too bitter mix it with cream soda.If it is sour ,mix it with
Posted in thread: Brand New Brewer on 05-05-2016 at 07:51 PM
My 2 cents,if you are just gonna start brewing,look into Mr. Beer. I know everyone hates it,but
you can get a 2.5 gallon resuable fermenter for 10 bucks. Start with brewing extract recipes
Posted in thread: Making half-size batch of Coopers Amber Ale on 04-29-2016 at 11:42 AM
I learned the hard way!But I brewed a large can of Cooper's Real ale as a 3 gallon batch.No
extra dme,lme etc.It came out WAY too bitter,to the point I have to mix it 50-50 with
store-bought lite beer...
Posted in thread: Big game beverage on 02-07-2016 at 05:45 PM
I've got several heavy hitters.A Citra IPA, Cooper's Real Ale, Mutton's Pilsner and 1 or 2
SMASH's,but I wanted something that allows me to have more than one but lets room for pizza and
wings,so I'm ...