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  • Posted in thread: Kegerator for Soda on 06-19-2012 at 02:04 AM
    Just saw your post in the Italian soda thread.You can use a counter pressure bottle filler --
    it should hold the carbonation after capping. But the bottles should immediately go in the
    fridge to avoid...

  • Posted in thread: Kegerator for Soda on 06-19-2012 at 01:54 AM
    Serve soda water and have syrups and whipped cream for making Italian sodas. By doing this, you
    won't have to clean funky cola/root beer smells from your lines and keg.

  • Posted in thread: Oktoberfest ( Rochester, MI) on 09-14-2007 at 12:00 AM
    Yup!I'll be staying at a friend's apartment near Unionbrau.Probably going to do O-fest by ear.
    I'll likely grab a table with a couple friends in the HB or Schottenhammel (sp?) tent around
    8am Saturday...

  • Posted in thread: Tucson bars on 09-13-2007 at 11:49 PM
    +1 for Gentle BensI also agree with the previous post about Thunder Canyon -- kinda boring.I
    really liked Breckenridge Brewery, but hear they've long since shut down their Tuscon

  • Posted in thread: Q for Portland OR area brewers on 04-15-2007 at 11:34 PM
    Hi guys,It looks like I'm moving up to Portland. My office is near the 217/I5 interchange
    (Tigard area).So I'll likely do my home shopping near there.How is the tap water quality (for
    brewing AG) in t...

  • Posted in thread: Need some feedback regarding Beersmith and AG on 03-13-2007 at 05:24 AM
    I now have 2 all-grain batches under my belt, both using Beersmith. My first batch was not too
    good. My second batch (currently in the secondary) tastes really good, but there are some
    aspects that ar...

  • Posted in thread: Advice Quick!! on 03-12-2007 at 07:31 PM
    How do you do a starch test?Have you ever gone camping and used iodine to sanitize your dish
    water?Starch + iodine turns the water blueish. Don't return the test water to your mash.

  • Posted in thread: Water analysis - town doesn't test (southern RI) on 03-06-2007 at 09:25 PM
    Maybe the person you spoke to didn't know how to obtain the report in the first place.My water
    quality report states the following, "In order to ensure that tap water is safe to drink, the
    U.S. EPA an...

  • Posted in thread: Hoegaarden on 02-23-2007 at 03:06 AM
    I like Celis White better, probably because it's fresher than the imported stuff. But, I've
    never seen the Grand Cru version.I've never been able to find Celis White out here in

  • Posted in thread: Brewing in the Bay Area, California on 02-23-2007 at 12:53 AM
    I am in Pleasant HIll, just next to more beer!I envy your location. I'll be going there
    tomorrow around noon to pick up supplies for brewing on Sunday.Stephen, I see your also into
    motorcycles and scu...