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Posted in thread: Moving: amarillo & target, rocky river oh, free on 09-03-2011 at 02:12 AM
Cant use 'em. Vacuum packed. Hate to toss 'em so if anyone is here let me know soon!
Posted in thread: Nottingham Yeast on 01-02-2011 at 08:05 PM
I think I had a bad batch too. Didn't foam up on rehydration, pitched anyways, but shouldn't
have. Not much went right with my New Year's Day beer here, but I did find this thread, and
after 27 hrs of...
Posted in thread: trying to enjoy wheat beers on 02-01-2010 at 10:27 PM
If you don't like wheat, but want to find one to like just cuz, try gumballhead from three
floyd's. Not really like any other kind of wheat I've had...
Posted in thread: So.. I am throwing a beer tasting party on 01-25-2010 at 11:30 PM
I like the 6 of each idea. Here are a few others:Pils: +1 for Victory Prima Pils, which is just
too good to ignoreStout: O'hara's Celtic Stout, but there are alot of stouts that are pretty
good. For t...
Posted in thread: Aging beer: Facts, myths, and discussion on 11-19-2009 at 12:21 AM
Inspired to put an amarillo pale ale (my 6th) in glass on day 21. Cold crash just began
tonight. Already clear in secondary, and tasted great so hoping this beer turns around many
weeks before anythin...
Posted in thread: Aberdeen Brown Ale (NewCastle Clone) AG on 11-07-2009 at 03:07 PM
I did a quick conversion to extract in beersmith, and it told me to use table sugar as a
substitute for the flaked corn. Will that have flavor implications? I'm not familiar with
flaked corn as an ing...
Posted in thread: prepare your GMR04 4.4CF minifridge for kegs! on 10-18-2009 at 06:22 AM
This looks alot like the $50 kenmore I got off of craigslist and am doing the same thing to. I
wasn't too gentle with the bend, but i didn't hear a hiss.... so hopefully it works. It did
crack the pai...
Posted in thread: LHBS Pet Peeves on 10-15-2009 at 11:18 PM
Crappy hours.Also running out of simple grains like Chocolate Malt. Seriously... pay more
attention to the stock - how do you run out of it??????
Posted in thread: What beer would you describe as the beer that 'awakened' you...? on 10-13-2009 at 01:37 AM
Combination of going to a wedding where my old college roommate made some very good wit and
porter homebrews... and then trying both O'Hara's Irish Stout and Acme Pale ale on the same
night. Since I w...
Posted in thread: Midwest Brew Tour on 10-12-2009 at 10:06 PM
As someone who has lived in Milwaukee, Madison, Chicago (burbs), and now Cleveland...Skip Rock
Bottom altogether. It's a chain (they even own the Cleveland Chop House, which is really a rock