Last Activity:08-02-2015 7:18 PM
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Posted in thread: Coffee: Ingredients, Roasting, Grinding, Brewing, and Tasting on 08-02-2015 at 02:29 PM
Totally unimpressed with the Kona beans I bought. Even in spite of my mild scorch job, not much
going on there in terms of flavors. Smooth with medium body, little acidity at all. Boring.The
Posted in thread: Coffee: Ingredients, Roasting, Grinding, Brewing, and Tasting on 08-01-2015 at 03:47 AM
No suggestions for you Bensiff.I will tell you though, that my self-described "****ty" roast on
the Hawaii beans, was TONS better than the crap that the Kona estate roaster/grower was
selling. His stu...
Posted in thread: Can you Brew It recipe for Stone Arrogant Bastard on 07-31-2015 at 10:54 PM
And then, there is this:https://www.brewdog.com/lowdown/blog/brewdog-adopts-a-bastardMaybe they
were trolling and found we already cracked the code!!TD
Posted in thread: Cider 101 on 07-31-2015 at 02:03 PM
Thanks!!By the way, is there a calculator to determine how much volume that dissolved sugar is
going to add? For example, when I made the simple syrup, I had 118ml (4oz marker on the
measuring cup) wa...
Posted in thread: I went "pro" - What it actually takes to do so on 07-30-2015 at 10:25 PM
Wow! Huge Congrats!!! Do you think there will be a time (soon maybe) where the brewery becomes
the full time job/career? There must, by now, be some income from this project, and not just to
pay the s...
Posted in thread: Going electric, where to start on 07-30-2015 at 09:38 PM
Here is a (bad) picture of the hood.
Posted in thread: Going electric, where to start on 07-30-2015 at 03:26 PM
Hood going in today.Thoroughly pissed off SWMBO.Had planned for this to get done while out of
town on summer vacation but the schedule got hosed.The friend of mine who is doing it, had to
Posted in thread: Coffee: Ingredients, Roasting, Grinding, Brewing, and Tasting on 07-30-2015 at 02:19 PM
Drinking the Kona coffee I bought in HI, roasted. Yuck. Unevenly roasted and tipping and
scorching is worse than what I had done to the beans!! Even some craters. It tastes a little
like an ashtray.TD
Posted in thread: Coffee: Ingredients, Roasting, Grinding, Brewing, and Tasting on 07-30-2015 at 02:10 PM
Viz a vizApropoMilieuThree winner words to try to fit into every presentation...
Posted in thread: Coffee: Ingredients, Roasting, Grinding, Brewing, and Tasting on 07-29-2015 at 02:54 PM
Saw the email from Klatch about the seraphim coffee brewing machine. Tried to look up some
details, and seems like it's for professional coffee shops and probably costs a fortune.TD