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  • Mechanicsburg Pa
  • rollerblading,woodworking
  • Respiratory Therapist
  • mostly postrock
  • Just bought a starter kit. Hope to start brewing very soon.
  • Hope to get a nice porter or stout for the cooler weather started within a week of two.
  • Victory and Chaos IPA from Palmer's book
    ginger-lemon mead
  • Do not use
  • Lady Liberty APA, again from Palmer's book
  • Male
  • Married


  • Posted in thread: What's your profession? on 01-18-2012 at 06:50 PM
    respiratory therapist

  • Posted in thread: Airating Wort With Diffuser Stone Etc. on 10-05-2011 at 05:33 PM
    I found a rigid plastic tube at a pet shop about 3 feet long. I just attach the diffuser stone
    to the rigid with a short piece of flexible tubing and the other end of the rigid to another
    piece of fle...

  • Posted in thread: What do you do for a living? on 09-20-2011 at 05:16 PM
    I'm a respiratory therapist. I suck snot all day. That is why I drink

  • Posted in thread: What do you drive? on 09-20-2011 at 05:14 PM
    87 Volvo 240 wagon, though it is finally going to be put to rest. Best car I've ever owned

  • Posted in thread: Lost my turkey baster.... on 09-12-2011 at 03:08 PM
    In my just cooled to pitching temp wort. Am I OK from an infection standpoint? Obviously it had
    been sanitized, but it makes me a bit nervous living in there. I figured leaving it in there
    was wiser t...

  • Posted in thread: Whats the best Beer you have had out of a Can? on 08-16-2011 at 09:30 AM
    Sly Fox's Rte 113 IPA. Perfect balance of hops and malt.

  • Posted in thread: Bottle conditioned IPAs... on 08-05-2011 at 01:36 PM
    Do you DH in secondary? I read in Sam C's book that Vinnie C suggests that you DH in secondary
    because the yeast do indeed interfere with the hop aroma.

  • Posted in thread: Beer in a hot garage? on 07-13-2011 at 05:29 PM
    Thanks for the responses. I want to take this beer along with me to the beach on saturday, but
    I didn't want to take it if it was skanky.

  • Posted in thread: Beer in a hot garage? on 07-13-2011 at 09:37 AM
    I gave my FIL a case of a bitter I had made because he likes the more mellow british hops. He
    told me recently it has been sitting in his garage..Recently we have had several day of temps
    in the 80's ...

  • Posted in thread: DFH red & white tastes like #*&$ on 07-06-2011 at 01:18 PM
    Zamiel You're right-the bottle is pretty nice. I see a nice mead resting in there.I do like
    most DFH beers I have tried, so this is by no means a knock on them. They are still one of my
    favorite craft...