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Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-07-2009, 03:40 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 11,889
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, I buy all my grain from either of our...

Ahoy hoy,
I buy all my grain from either of our 2 "home brew stores" which are both actually beer and wine stores that side carry supplies. Since Im up in Alaska I cant afford the shipping on any...
Forum: General Techniques 10-07-2009, 04:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,713
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, If you are cold crashing, pellets...

Ahoy hoy,
If you are cold crashing, pellets work just fine. I throw them in for dry hopping 3 days before the cold crash, which lasts 4 days. When I rack it to keg or bottle, the hops as well as...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 09-30-2009, 06:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,001
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, When I brew anything, its in the...

Ahoy hoy,
When I brew anything, its in the carboy for 3 weeks. If I am dry hopping, I add it at that point, give it 3 days, then cold crash the carboy to 32-34 degrees for 4 days. At that point, its...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 09-29-2009, 09:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 779
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, Britain is a perfect example of a...

Ahoy hoy,
Britain is a perfect example of a country spiraling down the keaster. Cheers to these folks for at least taking a stand against those nannyists....
Forum: General Beer Discussion 09-29-2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By Medo
ahoy hoy, Congrats! I got my first 2 3rd place...

ahoy hoy,
Congrats! I got my first 2 3rd place medals ever this year as well. Never expected it either. I felt almost Olympic with these medals hanging on the wall at work.
Again, good for you!
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 09-25-2009, 05:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,771
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, My blonde hibiscus is blood red. I...

Ahoy hoy,
My blonde hibiscus is blood red. I put hibiscus flowers in it, 2 oz @ 15, then 2 more dry hop. My wife thinks its the bomb. It reminds her of rosie hibiscus from canada.
You can get real...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-19-2009, 05:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 760
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, The porter was a standard British to...

Ahoy hoy,
The porter was a standard British to the bone porter.
The other was a Belgium blond w/ hibiscus flowers added. Made it red as blood, and weird like a beer/wine. The women love it.
Adios
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-19-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 760
Posted By Medo
Got a couple of 3rd place medals in the mail today....

from the ET Barnette Homebrew Competition held up here in Fairbanks. I took 3rd in the fruit beer, and 3rd in the porter. Got alot of schwagg including tshirts, mag subscriptions, glasses, coasters,...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-04-2009, 10:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,408
Posted By Medo
Yo... Just mix a shot of brandy with some wine,...

Yo...
Just mix a shot of brandy with some wine, and youll be real close. I won a taste of it last year in a drawing, and I wanted to drag my tounge on the floor afterword. Im not much of a liquer...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-04-2009, 10:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, I got my schwagg from the homebrew...

Ahoy hoy,
I got my schwagg from the homebrew contest this weekend. They ran out of 3rd place medals so thats on backorder. But I got a banner, a wall hung mirror, 4 XXL t shirts with beer logos on...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-31-2009, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By Medo
Yo... They do indeed impart flavor. My wife got...

Yo...
They do indeed impart flavor. My wife got hooked on Rosie Hibiscus, a Canadian beer, so I worked to clone it. To me, the beer tastes like a mutation between beer and wine, and all the women...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-30-2009, 06:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By Medo
I dont have it here at work, but in a nutshell,...

I dont have it here at work, but in a nutshell, its a mildy tweaked version of blonde slayer, with about a quarter pound of hibiscus flowers added, 2 oz @ 15 min, then 2 oz "dry hopping" for lack of...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-30-2009, 04:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By Medo
Took a couple of 3rd Place finishes in this years homebrew competition

Ahoy hoy,
Well, I entered 4 beers, and the 2 that I make for others and personally do not care for came in third in ET Barnette Homebrew Competition up here in Fairbanks.
I have a blonde wheat...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-20-2009, 10:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,639
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, I use nothing but artesian well water...

Ahoy hoy,
I use nothing but artesian well water in my beers. Theres a well in Fox Alaska that everyone within 40 miles that hauls water goes to get their drinking water. Silver Gultch Brewery in Fox...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-13-2009, 11:39 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,838
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, well all the information I have been...

Ahoy hoy,
well all the information I have been able to find all say the same basic thing. Glacier water is purer then most any other water, but there are naturally occurring minerals and they depend...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-13-2009, 08:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,838
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, Well, we are just a bit shy of 5...

Ahoy hoy,
Well, we are just a bit shy of 5 gallons, and theres a good third to a quarter of the ice left. Drop by drop, it slowly grows. Im guessing I might pull 6-7 gallons out of this when its...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-13-2009, 01:23 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,838
Posted By Medo
Exxxcellent......

Exxxcellent......
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-12-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,838
Posted By Medo
Im at 3.5 gallons, and still over half full...

Im at 3.5 gallons, and still over half full cooler of ice. I might just get enough to do a full 5 gallon batch. That would rock.:ban:
FYI......
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-12-2009, 08:27 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,838
Posted By Medo
Just a Note: It is legal in Alaska to harvest...

Just a Note:
It is legal in Alaska to harvest glacier ice. No permits needed until you get into the tons. Folks remove and consume glacier ice (mostly by melt and drink) all the time from these...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-12-2009, 08:09 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,838
Posted By Medo
Holy Cripe, Ive been gone showing mom the...

Holy Cripe,
Ive been gone showing mom the sights since I posted, now im 5 pages behind on my own post!
Ok, this glacier has receded a 1/4 mile since I last saw it(20years ago). So, the exposed...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-11-2009, 06:42 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,838
Posted By Medo
10,000 yr old glacier ice for my water source in the next batch.....

Ahoy hoy,
Well my mother is up from the states visiting, so I broke down and took her and the family down to Valdez, Alaska for a night. While I was down there, we stopped at the Worthington Glacier...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 05-07-2009, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By Medo
Difference in diameter of single handled cornys vs dual handle

Ahoy hoy,
Im at work, and was asked this question. Im pretty sure that my single handled cornys are a bit smaller diameter then the standard dual handle. If anyone out there has both, and can easily...
Forum: General Techniques 05-06-2009, 09:30 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 14,548
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, I have the one from williams that...

Ahoy hoy,
I have the one from williams that uses oxygen tanks. I run it for about a minute, stirring the while. i have it bubbling at the low end, you get a feel for it after you overfoam the jug...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 05-06-2009, 04:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 921
Posted By Medo
Ahoy hoy, I use so much orange peel i buy it by...

Ahoy hoy,
I use so much orange peel i buy it by the pound. I usually throw in an ounce of bitter and an ounce of sweet, as well as an ounce of coriander seeds, which i crack with my barley grinder....
Forum: General Beer Discussion 04-30-2009, 05:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,244
Posted By Medo
Yuri, dude its 70 degrees! It was 75 yesterday!...

Yuri,
dude its 70 degrees! It was 75 yesterday! Summer is here, were enjoy both weeks of it! :D
Well the brew is bubbling away. Very nice activity. Should turn out to be an ok beer if I didnt hose...
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