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  • I am very outgoing. Like the outdoors, enjoy gardening and am trying my hand at growing hops below the 44 parallel. Will see what happens. I am keeping records.
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  • Just wanted something different besides BMC. Tired of the same old stuff with no flavor. Starter with a few extract recipes from Midwest, then moved on to All Grain where I have more control over what is happening with my brews.
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  • Posted in thread: Big mouth bubbler on 10-02-2015 at 03:56 AM
    Wow, I have not had that problem with mine, but I have the plastic ones. Both a 6.5 gallon and
    5 gallon.

  • Posted in thread: Propane Burner Cleaning on 09-30-2015 at 11:13 PM
    I was having a problem with my propane burner doing the same thing. Then I lowered it and all
    is good. Now I have a nice blue flame, with no soot. Just was not getting enough oxygen. I was
    using a BG1...

  • Posted in thread: skimming before boil. anyone do it? on 09-30-2015 at 11:09 PM
    I will do it if I am bored and just standing there, but not all the time. I have never notice a
    difference in my beers in the end though.I have never noticed a difference with head retention

  • Posted in thread: Hüll Melon American Wheat - Feedback on 09-05-2015 at 02:12 PM
    Brewing this up this weekend. Finally got some time to brew. Work has been hectic. Will let you
    know how this goes. Thanks once again for the recipe. I had been wanting to do something with
    the calyps...

  • Posted in thread: Adding accessories keggle, help with options on 08-16-2015 at 04:31 PM
    The ball valve and sight glass are great additives to your boil keggle, as I have them on mine.
    Bought them from Bargain Fittings. I do not have a temp probe on my boil keggle. We are just
    looking for...

  • Posted in thread: HomeBrewSupply Amcyl Brew Kettle w/ 3-Piece Ball Valve Giveaway! on 07-28-2015 at 01:02 PM
    I'm in!!!!

  • Posted in thread: Need to change setup on 07-24-2015 at 01:30 PM
    I would think that the cooler would warp at boiling temperatures especially for 60 or 90

  • Posted in thread: Coldbreak Brewing Herms Giveaway! on 07-21-2015 at 01:14 PM
    Add me to the list!

  • Posted in thread: Red X Malt on 07-13-2015 at 02:03 PM
    I have used it in an Irish Red Ale and it came out a nice deep dark red. Perfect for this style
    of beer. Replaced half of the Pale Ale with RedX and it came out to 17.1 SRM.

  • Posted in thread: First time gelatin user. on 07-05-2015 at 11:41 PM
    Do it after you dry hopped it. The hops will add some haze also. Not sure about the keg, I do
    not keg yet. Maybe somebody else will answer.

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