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Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 09-27-2012 at 12:11 AM
The very first bottle of my red ale. This is my first 5 gallon batch.Any doubts I may have had
about this as a lifelong hobby are gone forever.
Posted in thread: Pipe smoking, a lost art. on 09-18-2012 at 06:51 PM
When we go camping we'll do either cigars or pipes as a group. We generally go from Friday
through Sunday, and Saturday night is when we'll break out the nice cigars (at least $10 each)
or the pipes.A...
Posted in thread: Elysian Night Owl, bad batch? on 09-16-2012 at 04:41 PM
Night Owl was very good when I bought it, I enjoyed it a lot more than other pumpkin beers this
season. I think you bought a bad batch. Or maybe I bought an abnormally good one?
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 09-16-2012 at 03:29 AM
Sierra Nevada Tumbler Autumn Brown Ale.This is what I think of when I think of "beer". It's the
essence of generic.
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 09-14-2012 at 12:15 AM
Elysian's The Great Pumpkin Imperial Pumpkin Ale.****ing delicious.
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 09-13-2012 at 02:09 AM
Harlot's Harvest Pike Pumpkin Ale, from Pike Place Brewery.First time they've done a fall
seasonal. It took a minute to get used to the strong malt flavor, but it's growing on me very
Posted in thread: What are you drinking now? on 09-11-2012 at 01:04 AM
Diamond Knot Brewing Co. Industrial IPA.At 7.9% ABV I am not at all surprised that alcohol is a
fairly prominent flavor. At 80 IBUs the hops are the most notable flavor. Diamond Knot
apparently uses C...
Posted in thread: Objectionable Reactions to Homebrewing on 09-10-2012 at 04:10 PM
All my friends and acquaintances either appreciate craft and homebrew or don't appreciate beer
at all. I know maybe three BMC diehards and they know enough to bring their own beer to
gatherings if the...
Posted in thread: Beef in Bourbon Beer? on 09-10-2012 at 03:54 PM
Make some beef stock with just roasted beef bones and none of the usual mirepoix. I still might
add some of the herbs though. Anyway, reduce that down for about half a day and use all of it
in your wo...
Posted in thread: Fruit Flies on 09-06-2012 at 05:51 PM
Fish them out of the vodka and stick them up with pins outside your brew area as a warning to