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  • North liberty Iowa
  • New to brewing
    Wish I would of started this years ago.
  • hunting fishing and beer
  • Head grounds keeper
  • Scott Shrader
  • Rock
  • Clint Eastwoods
  • 2 and a half men
  • Pheasants forever
  • always wanted to try it. Just beginning.
    Brewed brown ale, rasberry wheat
    Started sweet mead
    So far just bottling
  • bourbon soaked oak stout
    Blueberry ale
  • Irish Red ale
  • empty
  • Belgium Ale
    rasberry wheat
    Irish Red
    Grape mead
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  • Posted in thread: Potosi brewery on 02-25-2010 at 12:14 PM
    Yes I have been there. I was up there about a year ago, very nice place and yes they do kick it
    up a bit. Potosi, when I was there is going to start to bottle and market to the state of Wis.
    this summ...

  • Posted in thread: Hi from Iowa on 01-26-2010 at 03:11 PM
    Welcome, I'm from the north Liberty area. This forum is great help.

  • Posted in thread: Vanilla porter on 01-22-2010 at 02:50 PM
    I used one tap for each 12 oz. bottle. i guess I'll just keep them and see how it goes, maybe
    they will carb with time. I hate to dump them out.

  • Posted in thread: Vanilla porter on 01-22-2010 at 02:56 AM
    Havent tried the kegs yet.

  • Posted in thread: Vanilla porter on 01-21-2010 at 03:47 PM
    I tried a bottle yesturday, and no fiss yet. The question I have is does it just need more
    time? I used carb tablets and it has been in the bottles for 2-3 weeks now. I have never used
    the tablets bef...

  • Posted in thread: Using apples on 01-19-2010 at 03:52 PM
    Yes, maybe. I just have never had any beer that had apples in it. I know, I know it is a fruit
    beer, but they are going to be bad in alittle while. I can always give them to my hunting dogs
    they will ...

  • Posted in thread: Potosi brewery on 01-17-2010 at 04:33 PM
    I took a road trip from Iowa to Potosi Brewey and Resrtuant in Potosi Wis. I had a great time,
    great beer and great food. The ABA National Brewery Museum is also there which is nice to good
    thru. The ...

  • Posted in thread: Should I carry Brewer's Best kits? on 01-17-2010 at 04:26 PM
    I have brewed a few of them when I started, and they all turned out very good. For a beginner
    they are easy and simple to use. I have never tried any of your kits yet but soon.

  • Posted in thread: wood barrels on 01-15-2010 at 03:15 AM
    Is there a good source for wood barrels to buy? I am playing around the idea to try and maybe
    make a batch of beer in one. Any good ideas out there for doing this?

  • Posted in thread: Using apples on 01-15-2010 at 03:01 AM
    I just havent seen alot of these on the posts. I have a ton of apples left over from a kids
    school fundraiser. And what better way to use them up, in a homebrew idea.