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Posted in thread: Home brewery for sale - Sabco Brewmagic, keg system and more on 08-11-2013 at 06:44 PM
What kinda money for the whole thing? Im only an hour away so no shipping. Feel free to PM me
with a "brother-in-law price! LOL
Posted in thread: Scarborough Fair recipe on 08-10-2013 at 08:14 PM
Hey, OK, I'll admit I'm playing off a Simon and Garfunkel tune, but I'm working on an English
style oatmeal stout using the "fab four" (parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme). I've done some
Posted in thread: Anybody ever used rum with their recipe? on 08-10-2013 at 08:07 PM
I searched the database but got no hits, so I'm curious. Anybody experimented with rum in a
beer recipe? I've done a couple of bourbon ales (Hell, I'm a KY boy...we put bourbon in
everything!) but won...
Posted in thread: Good website to buy kits from? on 03-08-2013 at 03:28 AM
As a complete noob, I liked the little charts that Midwest puts in their catalogue...makes it
easy to find homebrews that suit your tastes. Northern has some really nice kits, but not a lot
Posted in thread: My $30 Craigslist Freezer - A Love Story on 03-08-2013 at 03:18 AM
Hey, Dude! Anxious to hear how things turned out! Give us an update?:confused:
Posted in thread: Old School Recipe Wanted on 03-08-2013 at 03:00 AM
Just to update: I brewed a batch based on the recipe for a Bud kit from Midwest, but changed
the hops to Czech Saaz and used Wyeast Bohmeian lager yeast. Final ABV came to about 5%. Tasted
great, and ...
Posted in thread: Old School Recipe Wanted on 01-10-2013 at 07:29 PM
UPDATE- after posting my curiosity got the best of me, so I went and checked the
gravity...1.010, dead money! And lo and behold, once I took the sample from the honey colored
carboy into my test jar, ...
Posted in thread: Old School Recipe Wanted on 01-10-2013 at 03:32 PM
Well, my first attempt has been lagering since just after Thanksgiving. Had a few problems with
primary fermentation (raged for about 12 hours, then just quit). Stirred it up a bit, got it
Posted in thread: Opinion on this starter brew kit on 12-14-2012 at 11:53 PM
That'll work, but trust me if you're gonna do this go ahead & invest in a chiller. Not that
expensive but well worth it!
Posted in thread: Opinion on this starter brew kit on 12-06-2012 at 04:03 PM
To me, auto-siphon is worth it's weight in gold. Easiest way ever to rack to secondary or
bottling bucket. I just recently bought glass carboys to use as primary fermenter when brewing
lagers, and I r...