Last Activity:08-26-2016 8:05 PM
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Posted in thread: What book is on your nightstand? Readers! on 04-19-2016 at 03:28 PM
Current reads: Reich, Saving Capitalism; Piketty, Capitalism in the Twenty-first Century;
Hudson, Killing the Host. All interesting takes on latter day economics.Just finished: Hari,
Chasing the Screa...
Posted in thread: Spring Giveaway ONLY CANADA customers on 04-01-2016 at 03:43 PM
Count me in.
Posted in thread: The [Horribly Unpopular] Soccer Thread on 01-15-2016 at 08:59 PM
At least you don't have to endure the heart in mouth agony of set pieces with either Mignolet
or Bogdan (LFC).
Posted in thread: grain storage containers on 01-15-2016 at 08:51 PM
I also make wine from 23l pails of fresh juice. Rinsed and dried they do a great job and have a
snap on lid with a rubber gasket. I consider them free.
Posted in thread: OBK (Ontario beer kegs) Brewpot on 11-28-2015 at 07:35 PM
I have one of those pots and it is well made. One problem that I noticed is that mine developed
a rust spot after I left oxyclean sit in it over night. Reckon that was an error on my part.
Posted in thread: My cider tastes like riesling! on 11-26-2015 at 07:44 PM
Several years ago I made a batch of cider that also resembled nice Riesling, nothing fancy like
an auselese, but a serviceable thirst quencher. My secret was using a blend of russet, orange
Posted in thread: 1.5L Grolsh bottles...wow on 11-14-2015 at 06:36 PM
Grommets are available on eBay. However, they are called gaskets.
Posted in thread: Just got a Festa Brew West Coast IPA kit today, has anyone tried it? on 08-23-2015 at 08:35 PM
@ricshayneNo you do not dry hop this beer. It is a finished wort that you add yeast to. Saying
that, you don't live in Canada do you? The cheapest 12 oz bmc brew around here is about $2.00 a
Posted in thread: Just got a Festa Brew West Coast IPA kit today, has anyone tried it? on 08-19-2015 at 04:19 PM
I am currently working my way through a batch, and am very impressed with the product. It helps
to let it warm up a bit in the glass to fully develop its flavors. All in all a fine brew at a
Posted in thread: how to get gunk out of the bottom of a bottle on 06-03-2015 at 08:11 PM
I regularly use flip tops, which are donated by my son-in-law after having sat in less than
ideal conditions. I have found that a soak in oxyclean followed by a mild vinegar rinse and a
session on the...