Last Activity:10-23-2016 6:25 PM
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Posted in thread: Firestone Walker to end production of Wookey Jack, double Jack and Opal on 10-20-2016 at 08:38 PM
I wouldn't mind a Black Luponic Distortion as a replacement for Wookie Jack.
Posted in thread: How to spice my first christmas ale? on 09-28-2016 at 11:37 PM
How committed are you to the California Ale yeast? I'd typically like an Abbey Ale or Scotch
Ale yeast or something to give it even more complexity,
Posted in thread: You know you're a home brewer when? on 09-12-2016 at 05:38 PM
You notice an ingredient in your shampoo is saccharomyces.
Posted in thread: What are the odds of finding these beers in Carlsbad, Cali? on 09-05-2016 at 04:22 PM
Pure speculation on my part. I'd kill just to have 8 bottles come to Texas per week.
Posted in thread: Aging Utopia on 09-05-2016 at 02:49 PM
They reblend Utopia each year, so parts of it are already 16+ years old. The high abv also
helps it hold for awhile.
Posted in thread: What are the odds of finding these beers in Carlsbad, Cali? on 09-05-2016 at 02:43 PM
Heady Topper is only found in Vermont, but I think you should be able to find Pliny the Elder
at any craft bottle shop in Southern California.
Posted in thread: New to competition, 20A vs 30A on 09-04-2016 at 05:12 PM
If the coffee is noticeable, they're going to ding you for wrong style. Honestly, if you're
going to enter a competition, brew for a competition. It doesn't do well to cram a beer into a
Posted in thread: British Beer Destinations on 09-03-2016 at 03:50 PM
The original Harp pub and the Coal Hole in London are both pretty cool spots but most the pubs
we went to all had the same style of beers.
Posted in thread: Heading To Montana, What Breweries Should I Hit Up? on 09-03-2016 at 03:48 PM
I went to Glacier a few years ago and found Bowser Brewing in Great Falls. Not amazing but
still fairly good.
Posted in thread: Brewery naming etiquette? on 09-03-2016 at 03:46 PM
Typically fanciful/creative names are the easiest to trademark (like Google) and are usually
more memorable. What if you just came up with a new word that mashes things together? Noctowl?