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Posted in thread: Let's see who can open a bottle of beer like this. on 03-03-2015 at 10:19 PM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDGb3OZNYrsBilly has relatives in Utah?
Posted in thread: Liquors to use with oak chips on 03-03-2015 at 10:12 PM
I'm not sure about rum since it can have lots of spicy flavors that might conflict with what
you're trying to do.Not all dark rum is spiced. Additionally white rum is an excellent liquor
to add to a b...
Posted in thread: Using a wort chiller on 03-02-2015 at 06:32 PM
I would advise bending the inlet and outlet copper pieces downward over the edge of the pot
like J-hook. It will help prevent kinking and if you ever get a small leak between the hose and
the copper (...
Posted in thread: Competition beer entry original recipe etiquette on 03-02-2015 at 11:52 AM
Would you want someone to ask your permission first, before they entered your recipe for
their/your brew into a competition?No. There's a reason recipes are publicly available...it's
because the recip...
Posted in thread: Are giveaways prohibited? on 03-01-2015 at 10:19 PM
I think you have to be a sponsor for stuff like that. It's like going to other sites and
drumming up publicity for your own commercial enterprise without giving anything to the owners
of the site you ...
Posted in thread: Competition beer entry original recipe etiquette on 03-01-2015 at 10:08 PM
There's no such thing as cheating so long as you follow the rules. It isn't a recipe
competition it's a homebrewing competition. The recipe is only one fraction of the final beer
Posted in thread: Best Material used to age beer on 03-01-2015 at 01:42 PM
Corny keg. You can either fully carb it or just add enough CO2 to pressurize the lid, they're
designed to be air-tight, you don't have to worry about them breaking, and (for me) they're
very easy to s...
Posted in thread: Frozen Fermentor on 02-27-2015 at 09:40 PM
When I read these threads I always refer the homebrewer to How to Brew. It's in reference to
lagers but the same general information applies to ales.
Posted in thread: bottle or not? on 02-25-2015 at 10:58 AM
Posted in thread: Music to Brew With on 02-25-2015 at 10:55 AM
My usual music is a Pandora Blues playlist I came up with. Pandora is pretty good. I'm not a
huge fan of the ads and they often recommend off-the-wall music to add to my playlist...but
they have a goo...