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  • motorcycle riding,brewing,drinking my brew
  • Air Transportation
  • been thinking about brewing a long time. a friend tried it and gave me the umph to start. got a few good brews in the batch. have yet to get a bad one. (while he has 3 bad ones in a row teehee) im doing 5 gal at a time hoping to do all-grain a few years from now but i wanna keep it easy now just to keep interest. but im loving it currently. and i just picked up a full fridge for a future keg setup (i mean because the wife needed some freezer space)
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    barley wine
    and many many more (im fairly new and trying to collect an assortmant of homebrews)
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  • Smoked Porter
  • Chocolate Porter, Hefeweizen, Double IPA, Abbey Ale
  • Alaskan Amber Clone
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  • Posted in thread: Simcoe hops on 03-04-2011 at 09:52 AM
    i did an all simcoe Amber that turned out great.

  • Posted in thread: Cold Break Questions on 01-19-2011 at 11:30 PM
    i have always been told not to use purified water.i think spring water was good but not

  • Posted in thread: bottling bucket as a primary? on 01-11-2011 at 06:52 PM
    i have used my bottleing bucket as a primary for quite a few brews. never had a problem
    disinfecting it. i just take it apart and make sure its clean only take a minute or 2.

  • Posted in thread: Ez cap bottles on 01-04-2011 at 09:06 AM
    i have gotten several, i dont think its how many but more about how old the seals are when they
    start to get hard. but i have done some showing lots of age and use and they worked fine. im
    only on my ...

  • Posted in thread: Fine tuning the operation on 01-03-2011 at 10:12 PM
    If you pay attention to the top of the post all sanitation is presumed. The secondary is for
    clarity's sake. The 5lbs is an estimation really I just have one of those co2 guns so force
    carb is out. In...

  • Posted in thread: "Store in dark area..." on 01-03-2011 at 07:23 AM
    tee shirt

  • Posted in thread: When to start drinking? on 01-03-2011 at 07:21 AM
    i try all mine at week 1. only 1 though i usually only have 1 a week for the first 2-5 weeks.

  • Posted in thread: Heat Belt or other suggestions on 01-03-2011 at 07:12 AM
    i agree with the brew belt on a light timer. been doing that for the last few batches with good
    results holding a steady temp. or make a small (preferably insulated box with a small room
    heater set at...

  • Posted in thread: Fine tuning the operation on 01-03-2011 at 06:43 AM
    bring your 2 gallon batch up to atleast 160 your temp will drop when the grain is addedlike
    mentioned above Sanitize. (anything that touches the cooled wort needs to be sanitized)

  • Posted in thread: Beer worth not fermenting. on 01-03-2011 at 06:35 AM
    if your worried pick up some fresh yeast and toss it in.