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  • Buffalo, NY
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  • Started in 2007. Was perfectly happy with my extract stovetop brews chilled in a sink of ice but now I have mash tuns, 10 Gal kettles, patio burner, three 6.5 gal carboys, recirculating wort chiller, weird bags and jars of stuff like brewing salts and foam control, freakin' stirplate, temperature controlled fermentation chamber, etc....

    WTF did I get into?
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  • Posted in thread: What craft beer do you secretly despise? on 03-04-2015 at 05:05 PM
    I haven't found anything brewed by Rogue that I don't dislike. I really find their beers
    mediocre at best. I don't understand how they're so popular honestly.This too

  • Posted in thread: Foamy pours from Sankey on 03-01-2015 at 05:33 PM
    Huh..I did a fundraiser in Nov. with 3 Sankey kegs, set the gas to 2-3PSI, 5' 3/16" lines with
    cobra taps, poured beautifully.

  • Posted in thread: Barley Crusher Issues on 02-24-2015 at 02:36 PM
    Thank you Randy. My mill has been great for me since 2007. Good luck.

  • Posted in thread: Infected First Batch :( on 02-23-2015 at 08:25 PM
    Ugh, bad internet advice alert.Most beers taste exceedingly foul after only 7 days of bottle
    conditioning. Not always, actually, not usually. Under-carbed, but foul? Like the previous
    posted stated, g...

  • Posted in thread: Well that escalated quickly... on 02-23-2015 at 07:04 PM
    Looks like you can go all the way to 75 degrees F depending on the profile you are looking for.
    Did you leave the recommended 33% head space? that data with a grain of salt, I guarantee that
    beer wou...

  • Posted in thread: Massive Carboy Overflow, Help! on 02-23-2015 at 04:53 PM
    Ugh that sucks bro.

  • Posted in thread: Awesome IPA turns Foul on 02-21-2015 at 12:33 PM
    :-)I can honestly say I've never knowingly had Busch light.Knowingly? :eek:

  • Posted in thread: Awesome IPA turns Foul on 02-21-2015 at 03:51 AM
    Careful with broad statements like that. You're going to start a war around here. I like 1450 a
    lot better than US-05/1056.Listen hear join date 2011, I was winnings medals with US-05 when
    you were sc...

  • Posted in thread: Awesome IPA turns Foul on 02-20-2015 at 08:34 PM
    I haven't ever tried it.I need to start a club for people that don't like S-05. The stuff is
    terrible.That's THE yeast strain for clean, American ales. Your club will suck. :p

  • Posted in thread: This is what 384,000 Neomexicanus seeds looks like on 02-16-2015 at 07:28 PM
    If you didn't tell me I would think those are other kinda seeds.....:pipe:

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