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  • Canton, MI
  • New Homebrewer interested in brewing red ales similar to Killians or Smithwicks Irish Red ale
  • Automotive
  • Rob
  • Just getting started, brewed my first extract batch of Irish Red ale on 3/29/09.
  • American red ales, Belgians, brown ales, blond ales
  • Air
  • Belgian Tripel
  • Irish RED (2) Batches
    SWMBO Slayer Belgian Blond
    Experimental Brown Ale - which is awesome!
  • I don't plan on kegging at this time
  • Male
  • Married


  • Posted in thread: Storm preparation. on 11-18-2014 at 04:48 PM
    I hate winter!And you live in the You Pea???

  • Posted in thread: The "Dear" , "Sincerely" thread on 10-23-2014 at 07:34 PM
    Dear Strung Out,Wait 25 years and then get back to me.Sincerely,Just wait pal, you ain't seen
    Nothin' yet!

  • Posted in thread: The "Dear" , "Sincerely" thread on 10-15-2014 at 06:09 PM
    Dear President Obola,Thanks for not shutting down flights from Liberia...Sincerely,Everyone who
    came in contact with everyone else who came in contact with everyone else who, you know, came
    in contact...

  • Posted in thread: Suggestions for a low IBU/low hops, on the sweet side Amber to brew on 09-30-2014 at 05:20 PM
    claire - I, not unlike yourself, lean more towards beers that are balanced and sometimes even a
    little on the malty side. When brewing any recipe or kit, you are in control of how much hops
    you use an...

  • Posted in thread: The "Dear" , "Sincerely" thread on 09-23-2014 at 07:29 PM
    Dear Fellow HBT Members,Thank you all for imparting your knowledge, wisdom, experience, and
    various techniques on homebrewing. I have learned many helpful things from lots of you. This is
    the first pl...

  • Posted in thread: Will extract get old? on 09-11-2014 at 03:51 PM
    I had 3 NB extract kits from 2010 that I forgot about. They were stored in a plastic tote in my
    basement which stays between 65-68 degrees. Brewed them all and they came out just fine. Maybe
    not award...

  • Posted in thread: Anybody ever try this or hear about it? on 06-12-2014 at 05:34 PM
    Has anybody heard of or tried eating hop shoots? SWMBO sent me this link yesterday and wanted
    me to print it for her. She wants to try this next spring. I'll try any food thing once, I'm
    not sure if I...

  • Posted in thread: Looking for seeds on 06-09-2014 at 05:16 PM
    Here you go Goofy - for future reference: bought lots of seeds from here, always good quality
    and we've always had good germenation rates.

  • Posted in thread: Anyone else a Ham Radio Operator? on 04-07-2014 at 08:24 PM
    I've been debating on taking both the technichan and general at the same time. I've been
    studying the online tests for about 6 weeks now and have been getting 85-95 on both every time
    I try one. So al...

  • Posted in thread: I got mine. Who got theirs? on 04-03-2014 at 07:33 PM
    Touched base w/ SWMBO, she scored 3 bottles so far and is going to another place to see if she
    can get a few more. Three are better than none I suppose.

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