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  • Connecticut
  • I'm Sammy, I'm a former Fraternity gentleman who started a beer revolution in the house by introducing craft beer to the boys. Now I'm just an old alum, brewing beer all the while trying not to upset the Mrs.
  • Sports fanatic,NY Yankees,Rangers,Knicks,Giants and Red Bulls,trying new beer,reading books on beer,pairing food with beer
  • Teacher
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  • Sweet Stout, Irish Red, Cascade Orange Pale Ale
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  • Posted in thread: Black Friday / Cyber Monday Weekend @ + GIVEAWAY! on 11-26-2015 at 01:29 PM
    In! Thank you!

  • Posted in thread: Travelling from Maine to NYC. Brewery stops? on 11-23-2015 at 07:21 PM
    Depends on how you are making the trip down...if you're going to take 95 and stop in Boston I'd
    hit up Harpoon the through Providence is stop at Narragansett Brewing Company. On my way
    through CT I'd ...

  • Posted in thread: What local craft beer do you take for granted. on 11-23-2015 at 03:26 PM
    I will be on Greenwich CT on Dec for a businness trip. It worth a trip to Two Roads
    Brewery?Absolutely! They have things in the tasting room that they don't bottle and sell. Of
    course, they have their...

  • Posted in thread: Software for beginners on 11-22-2015 at 02:55 AM
    beersmith or any one of the other dozen or so available. They really are easy. Most have a free
    trial version, try them out and decide for yourselfCouldn't have said it better myself!Plus
    Beersmith is...

  • Posted in thread: Do I need to change the recipe? on 11-22-2015 at 02:16 AM
    You definitely can...but I would recommend in the special instructions to say mill the grain
    twice or explain you're doing BIAB...good luck!

  • Posted in thread: Question about brewing in buckets on 11-21-2015 at 02:51 PM
    I have been brewing all grain now for about a year and haven't had any problems with my
    buckets. Once the wort and yeast is pitched I generally only open the bucket twice. Once to
    check gravity at 14 ...

  • Posted in thread: Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever! on 11-21-2015 at 03:57 AM
    Thank you sponsors as always! In it to win it

  • Posted in thread: House beer on 11-21-2015 at 02:54 AM
    use this as my base recipe and change hops as needed.:mug:

  • Posted in thread: Hello Intro on 11-20-2015 at 07:16 PM
    Welcome from CT!

  • Posted in thread: 8 gallon kettle, worth it? on 11-20-2015 at 07:13 PM
    I use an 8 gallon pot for my stove top all grain...I need 6.2 gallons to get down to 5.5 in the
    fermentor...I admit i have to watch it like a hawk for the hot break and first hop addition but
    after th...

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Life is too short to drink cheap beer, so why not brew your own? Ivy League Brewing Company Est. 2014 Fermenting: NONE Keg 1: Citra American Wheat Keg 2: Star San Future Brews: House Pale Ale

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