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  • In 2010, when I asked my wife what she would like for her birthday, she replied "Why don't we combine my birthday, Mother's Day, our Anniversary and Father's Day and get what we need to home brew beer". God how I love that woman!!!
  • An original recipe based on a brew from the Czech Republic. Dark and rich with hints of coffee and chocolate.
  • An original Weizenbock recipe
  • Belgian Dubbel, German Weizenbock, Bavarian Hefeweizen, English Brown Ale, German Helles Bock, Apple and Oat Ale (an original recipe),German Maibock, Honey Ale (an original recipe), Scottish Strong Ale, English Mild Ale (an original recipe)
  • Evil Jack Pumpkin Ale
  • Male
  • Married
  • Putnam
  • CT


  • Posted in thread: brewing with peaches on 02-15-2014 at 06:47 PM
    There are fruit extracts available as well. It depends on how authentic you care about being. I
    made a Peach and Tea brew and used frozen peaches in my secondary but I wanted more peach
    flavor than I ...

  • Posted in thread: My Approach to Labels on 02-10-2014 at 04:14 AM
    Brewing this one next

  • Posted in thread: Orange juice vs. Orange peel on 02-05-2014 at 07:29 PM
    So, I have it in my mind to do a spin on a Blue Moon type beer except I really want to use
    blood oranges not only for the really cool color but also the natural sweetness they have. I
    know that most o...

  • Posted in thread: Little Ben. My original recipe of an English Mild Ale on 01-16-2014 at 10:21 AM
    check out the website for Strange Brew located in Marlborough, MA. Although I go there in
    person, I believe you can purchase from them on line. As for the water, I live in Putnam, CT
    and have great fr...

  • Posted in thread: Little Ben. My original recipe of an English Mild Ale on 01-06-2014 at 04:32 AM
    Mild ale is a low-gravity beer with a predominantly malty palate that originated in Britain in
    the 17th century or earlier. Modern mild ales are mainly dark coloured with an abv of 3% to
    3.6%, althoug...

  • Posted in thread: Most annoying response when you tell someone you're a homebrewer? on 01-04-2014 at 05:38 PM
    A very good buddy of mine ONLY drinks Bud Light. He always at least tries a sample of my
    homebrews but just doesn't have the taste for craft brews. I take it as a personal challenge to
    create a craft ...

  • Posted in thread: New brewer question. on 01-04-2014 at 03:14 PM
    All things in moderation. Even at 9am where you are, it's noon somewhere else!

  • Posted in thread: Show Us Your Label on 01-04-2014 at 03:09 PM
    I decided to use a bottle neck label for my logo. Quiet Corner is where I live in Connecticut
    but it was proving too difficult to incorporate into a logo. I came up with this as a play on

  • Posted in thread: My Approach to Labels on 01-04-2014 at 03:04 PM
    I think I finally came up with a logo. I call myself "Quiet Corner Brewing" because I live in
    the quiet corner of Connecticut. Finding a way to incorporate that into a logo was difficult so
    I decided ...

  • Posted in thread: Little Ben. My original recipe of an English Mild Ale on 01-03-2014 at 11:51 PM
    This is the recipe that got me my very first Blue Ribbon at a homebrew event in Marlborough, MA
    Spring 20138 oz Roasted Barley6 oz Special Roast6 oz Med. Crystal3.3 lb. Sparkling Amber LME3.3
    lb. Gold...

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