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Posted in thread: growing hops in VA? on 01-24-2012 at 03:37 AM
I am about two hours down I81 and grew first year nugget hops, and there were definitely really
hot and really wet days and months. For a first attempt, I got one healthy bine, the other was
Posted in thread: Worst Commercial Beer You've Ever Had? on 07-15-2011 at 12:47 PM
Land shark lager. Holy crap. Perhaps bottled is better but the can was a nightmare in a can. I
would have to put Wild Blue in there as well. Shame on me for not reading carefully and
thinking it was a...
Posted in thread: What kind and size cooler.... on 06-30-2011 at 12:31 PM
Thanks. I'm hoping the 70 qt will be the best from ol' Wally world
Posted in thread: What kind and size cooler.... on 06-30-2011 at 05:35 AM
...would be best for and result of 10 gallons. Has anyone compared whether a round cooler or a
rectangular cooler is best, and if so what size cooler. Obviously this is for a mash
Posted in thread: Keg conversion question by a noob on 06-24-2011 at 09:09 PM
Thanks guys. Hopefully one of the other breweries have bigger ones to mod for mashing. Do you
some homemade way of gravity racking like one of those Blichmann (I think)?
Posted in thread: Keg conversion question by a noob on 06-24-2011 at 03:04 PM
Hey guys, I've been extract brewing for a while but have a keg question to upgrade possibly to
all grain. I can get a used 13.2 gallon keg from a local brewery for $10. Would that be big
enough to con...
Posted in thread: 5 gallon food grade buckets on 06-23-2011 at 01:31 PM
Grain storage should be fine in a 5 or 7 plastic. Long term food storage is where 1 or 2 makes
sense. It won't leech chemicals into your food and will keep air out the best. Got that from
the ol' Inte...
Posted in thread: Who wants a free Fermenatorô? on 06-22-2011 at 06:23 PM
My name is in the hat!!
Posted in thread: 5 gallon food grade buckets on 06-22-2011 at 06:12 PM
I believe if it has a recycle code of 1 or 2, it is considered food grade.