Sloppy Sam

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03-04-2008 7:10 AM


  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Just made the jump to kegging whoo hooo.
  • Primative Skills,Brewing,Fermenting,Gardening,Canning
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  • Started brewing about 10 years ago. Brewed off and on and have been accumulating stuff as I went. I have been back at it pretty good for a couple years now. Finally got a wort chiller last year. I am primarily an extract brewer using specialty grains occasionally. I brew about 30-40 gallons a year.

    Working on making the jump to kegging with the acquisition of an extra fridge.


  • Posted in thread: Very Noob Cider question(s) on 02-20-2008 at 02:06 AM
    You might check into using Wyeast 4766 cider yeast. GregI used that on my last batch. It is
    very tasty. But very tart and dry. I love it but some people don't. They get all excited about
    cider, thinki...

  • Posted in thread: Working on RIMS Design on 02-20-2008 at 01:47 AM
    You might Find kladue's stuff interesting:

  • Posted in thread: How long do bottles keep? on 02-20-2008 at 01:41 AM
    wooohooo, you guys really have a lot of willpower to resist!Think I will let a few of them age
    myself.The key is to brew more beer than you can drink right away. Find a recipe that is easy
    and quick a...

  • Posted in thread: Suggestions for recipes during hop shortage on 02-15-2008 at 02:29 AM
    Scottish Ales.

  • Posted in thread: Aseptox in beer on 02-15-2008 at 01:40 AM
    Hi everyone,I've started a new batch of beer in my primary fermentation bin. I put the lid on
    and after that I put the airlock filled of aseptox. Then, I don't know why, but the bin
    instantly sucked a...

  • Posted in thread: Removing "Cola" Odor From Corny Kegs? on 02-15-2008 at 01:08 AM
    I read that Oxiclean and PBW eats (carod, pit) stainless. For a short clean time would be ok
    but a 24 hour soak would hurt your kegs right? Or maybe I have no clue what I`m talking about.
    Let me knowL...

  • Posted in thread: New Brewing system gadgets on 02-15-2008 at 01:02 AM
    Holy S***!It looks like that thing will do the laundry, wash the car, and explore uncharted
    planets. I am in awe! Keep posting pictures that is amazing.

  • Posted in thread: Label and name inspiration. Looking for feedback. on 02-13-2008 at 02:31 AM
    That looks fantastic. I would print these on some heavy paper. Something that looks almost like
    canvas. Would be expensive I guess but it would look like 1 of a kind.

  • Posted in thread: Label/ Logo Help on 02-13-2008 at 02:24 AM
    LMAO, Honey HippyChick Ale. Thats great.

  • Posted in thread: Label and logo feedback on 02-13-2008 at 02:21 AM
    Thanks, The feedback here has been great. I have a few tweaks and then it should be off to the

Next up: EdWort's ApfelWein Primary: American Light, Kegged: EdWort's ApfelWein Drinking: American Light, Dunkel Weizen, English Bitter, Ginger Mead Tapped: HopHead Double IPA