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Posted in thread: Who has the most obscure hobby? on 01-26-2015 at 02:42 AM
I collect beer cans. In particular, 5 liter mini kegs. Over 1000 currently.
Posted in thread: first 3 brews all bad on 01-19-2015 at 01:50 AM
Are you sniffing inside the fermenter after removing the lid? That burning, is you inhaling
CO2. It has nothing to do with whether the beer is bad or not. All beers create CO2 during
fermentation. I t...
Posted in thread: WTS: Budweiser Millennium Gift set on 12-20-2014 at 03:13 AM
I saw several of these sets at a beer can collectors in February. The price was right and I was
going to buy some sets just for the cool glasses. Something else caught my eye and I never did
Posted in thread: FT: Budweiser: Cellared 30+ Years on 12-04-2014 at 09:57 PM
As a beer can collector, I frequently run across very old, full cans. This summer I dumped out
a case of Schell's Deer Brand and a case of Shell's Xmas from around 1979. Both were brown with
Posted in thread: Brewer's Best cider? on 09-28-2014 at 12:05 AM
Have not had Angry Orchard so I can't compare, but they seem more crisp/tart than sweet in
Posted in thread: Brewer's Best cider? on 09-26-2014 at 12:40 AM
Mixed Berry is really good. We used all the sweetener. Still very crisp. I don't think I would
like it without the sweetener. Great berry aroma. Can't tell what type of berries. I guess
that's why it'...
Posted in thread: Brewer's Best cider? on 09-24-2014 at 08:34 PM
I am very pleased with the product. My wife and I made them with the full dose of sweetener.
Even sweet, the apple still had a certain crispness that was very pleasant. I honestly expected
it to be to...
Posted in thread: Modifying Mountmellick's Irish Stout on 09-18-2014 at 01:42 AM
Vanilla bean was added about the last 15-20 minutes.
Posted in thread: Modifying Mountmellick's Irish Stout on 09-17-2014 at 10:01 PM
I modified a Cooper's Stout and it's fantastic, but could be fantastic-er. I added a vanilla
bean and a 4 oz LD Carlson chocolate flavor. When I do it again I will double the
vanilla.......or the choc...
Posted in thread: Brewer's Best cider? on 09-04-2014 at 02:13 AM
I just bottled three. They tasted pretty darn good flat and warm. Waiting a week or so to carb
is driving me nuts.