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Forum: Wine Making Forum 02-11-2011, 06:45 AM
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Posted By tspilker
I just started a 6-gal batch in my new apartment....

I just started a 6-gal batch in my new apartment. 2.5 lb corn sugar. OG is 1.076, if it dries up like last time im looking at ~10% abv. Unless the montrachet dies before then, but since its a wine...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-10-2010, 09:52 PM
Replies: 1,351
Views: 71,937
Posted By tspilker
This thread is why my "what is your favorite...

This thread is why my "what is your favorite mechanical pencil" thread took off. Engineers and their writing utensils...!
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-10-2010, 09:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 934
Posted By tspilker
I kegged mine after around 40 days in the...

I kegged mine after around 40 days in the primary, then had to transfer to bottles for long-term basement storage. I used the homemade beergun method.

It sat down there for at least 10 months. SOO...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-10-2010, 08:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 934
Posted By tspilker
Year old Apfelwein

I put a case of Apfelwein bottles in my basement last May and sort of forgot about it.

Well, I just cracked a bottle of it open... it is better than I could have ever imagined. So appley, lost all...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 05-27-2010, 05:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,538
Posted By tspilker
I've been considering making a cocktail with my...

I've been considering making a cocktail with my last bottle of DFH 120 min.... it is*rather undrinkable IMO* on its own, sickly sweet. Substitute for a liqueur in a cocktail... I am interested in how...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 05-26-2010, 07:19 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,754
Posted By tspilker
Ive lost 30lb in the past few months by starting...

Ive lost 30lb in the past few months by starting to run. At first, it was next to impossible to run a full mile without feeling like dying. Now I am able to do regular 4+ mile runs without stopping....
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-21-2010, 08:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,901
Posted By tspilker
I have growlers from lots of breweries. I just...

I have growlers from lots of breweries. I just found out that one of the local higher end restaurants brews, and in addition to selling their beers in Imp. pints for $3 each after 9pm EVERY NIGHT,...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-21-2010, 08:28 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,889
Posted By tspilker
ITT: I realized I don't drink enough beer anymore.

ITT: I realized I don't drink enough beer anymore.
Forum: Soda Making 02-19-2010, 07:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,872
Posted By tspilker
English rootbeer: Vodka Coke

English rootbeer: Vodka Coke
Forum: General Beer Discussion 01-06-2010, 10:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,333
Posted By tspilker
You just have a siphon waiting to happen is all. ...

You just have a siphon waiting to happen is all.

Id set the sanitizer bottle on the ground, that way any suction has to overcome gravity, rather than having it there to help out.
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-06-2010, 08:52 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,467
Posted By tspilker
Hire three guards, one who always lies, one who...

Hire three guards, one who always lies, one who always tells the truth, and one who stabs people for asking tricky questions.
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-06-2010, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 666
Posted By tspilker
I am going to get stoned to death for saying...

I am going to get stoned to death for saying this... but I hate the smell of bacon simply because my parents would do massive batches of bacon in the mornings sometimes growing up... This way they...
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-06-2010, 01:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 605
Posted By tspilker
I still havent heard if I can renew my family...

I still havent heard if I can renew my family plan and get it. I have been using the G1 for a year and I would love an upgrade (but will miss my physical keyboard)
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-06-2010, 01:16 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,966
Posted By tspilker
Pictures shall be provided. Also, on my 21st...

Pictures shall be provided.

Also, on my 21st birthday last year I went to the liquor store and they were having clearance of SKYY Orange because they apparently re branded the name or something...
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-05-2010, 08:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,966
Posted By tspilker
You guys have me excited. I have made a list. ...

You guys have me excited. I have made a list.

I'll let you know how it goes when my roommate gets back from home (and we make a liquor store trip)
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 01-02-2010, 07:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,708
Posted By tspilker
I still have several bottles of this left, and I...

I still have several bottles of this left, and I feel bad each time I drink one because I know it will be gone soon :(

Man, it's tasty.

Didn't clear up though, I even used the irish moss... hmmm
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-02-2010, 07:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,966
Posted By tspilker
Getting a taste for liquor

I can really thank you all for helping me develop a taste for beer. If it weren't for brewing, I would still be ordering tea or soda with dinner!

I used to believe that it was not possible for...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-21-2009, 08:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,865
Posted By tspilker
I went out and bought an Alvin Draf/Tec-Retrac to...

I went out and bought an Alvin Draf/Tec-Retrac to replace my Pentel that I lost.

It has the same slim tipped end, but is retractable so I stop getting poked in the leg by a sharp pencil tip.
...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-20-2009, 04:27 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,865
Posted By tspilker
Do you remember what kind of pencil it was? ...

Do you remember what kind of pencil it was?

I guess since we do so much work that requires writing, rewriting and such, subconsciously we make it important to choose wisely our writing utensils....
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-20-2009, 02:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,865
Posted By tspilker
The hero looks cool. I have had a G1 for about a...

The hero looks cool. I have had a G1 for about a year now, love it.

Cant wait for the Nexus One to drop (the HTC Dragon), though I will miss my physical keyboard.
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-20-2009, 01:24 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,865
Posted By tspilker
Rolling balls are nice. I had a Waterman RB pen...

Rolling balls are nice. I had a Waterman RB pen that I loved but I ended up losing it.

I used to buy the crappy gel roller clicky pens and replace the gel inserts with Mont Blanc inserts (you just...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-20-2009, 01:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,865
Posted By tspilker
As far as wood pencils go, there really is a...

As far as wood pencils go, there really is a nostalgia about using one, back to the days of grade school. I always loved when I was given Ticonderoga pencils for school. I would sometimes have to...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-20-2009, 12:13 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,865
Posted By tspilker
These aren't the regular sharpies, these are...

These aren't the regular sharpies, these are Sharpie pens. They dont bleed thru the paper, but they still have the awesome writing power of a standard extra-fine sharpie
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-20-2009, 12:01 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,865
Posted By tspilker
What is your favorite pencil?

It is a really strange obsession I have developed in college, but I am completely compelled to seek out office supplies. First it was pens. I had to find the ultimate pen and I generally would...
Forum: Cheese Making Forum 10-31-2009, 10:24 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 46,176
Posted By tspilker
Now I have to go add cheesemaking to my list of...

Now I have to go add cheesemaking to my list of things I have to do.
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