Last Activity:07-19-2014 12:17 PM
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Posted in thread: Last meal? on 04-23-2014 at 06:17 AM
Lobster, crab, shrimp, things like that. I'm allergic to shellfish, so if I'm gonna die anyway,
I might as well enjoy.
Posted in thread: average age of a home brewer on 04-23-2014 at 04:07 AM
I'm 27, but started about 3 years ago.
Posted in thread: Thar she Blows on 04-21-2014 at 06:33 AM
Different types of yeast can cause intense fermentation activity. From what I've read, dry
yeasts tend to be quite aggressive. One thing that could help is having a little bit of extra
head space in y...
Posted in thread: First OverCarbed Keg on 04-21-2014 at 06:21 AM
Burping it should be fine. I'm sure someone on here has a much more scientific answer that will
give more accurate results, but that's the method I usually use if I overcarb.
Posted in thread: Reppin' Michigan on 04-19-2014 at 09:31 AM
Like Yooper said, just gotta brew more. Maybe make your buddies help out with the cleaning and
bottling. Hahaha. Welcome to the obsession. Looks like you're not too far from where I grew up.
I spent a...
Posted in thread: Suggestions for two lagers with similar profiles. on 04-19-2014 at 09:21 AM
Pilsner would fit pretty well. You could definitely try a kolsch, as well. Cream of Three Crops
seems to be popular, and could probably do well with some lagering. You could also try a
saison. They fe...
Posted in thread: Free carboys on 04-19-2014 at 06:25 AM
If they're still available at the end of the month, I'll see if I can convince SWMBO that we
need to take a trip up there. I'm not holding my breath on either of those, though.
Posted in thread: What other hobbies are you guys into? on 04-19-2014 at 12:37 AM
Playing guitar, ren faires, grilling, very basic wood and leather working, and getting into
Posted in thread: First Bottle Day! on 04-15-2014 at 09:07 AM
Part of the fun of brewing is experimenting and trying out new things. It's good to get a feel
for the basics, but if you feel like you have the basic concept down, I say go for it. Maybe
try one of t...
Posted in thread: Lunar eclipse on 04-15-2014 at 08:56 AM
Great view from our ship out in the middle of the Pacific. It's my first time seeing a lunar
eclipse. It's quite beautiful.