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Forum: Cheese Making Forum 01-21-2010, 03:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,797
Posted By dontman
Me too. Not that I didn't get some okay results...

Me too. Not that I didn't get some okay results but that there is way too much effort for a mediocre payout.

You can get better results with true raw milk but that stuff costs me $9/ gallon. I can...
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-14-2010, 10:50 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,000
Posted By dontman
I've been working out pretty hard since April....

I've been working out pretty hard since April. Today something cool happened. I put on my weight belt and noticed, don't really know how I didn't notice before, that when I fully strapped it up the...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 01-10-2010, 02:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,080
Posted By dontman
There was a thread a while back asking whether...

There was a thread a while back asking whether people hit slumps in their brewing where the results were not bad, just kind of boring. At that time I was on major roll producing one great beer after...
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-06-2010, 06:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,967
Posted By dontman
Results like that are cool to see. I...

Results like that are cool to see.

I started a muscle building regime in May as a precursor to going on a crazed exercise diet. I started at 250, I just broke 200. My waist went from 42 down to...
Forum: General Chit Chat 01-03-2010, 05:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By dontman
Yet another reason to drink beer.

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/gallery/data/1/medium/BuffaloTheory.jpg
Forum: Cooking & Pairing 12-30-2009, 04:36 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,674
Posted By dontman
My wife and I have a long tradition of serving a...

My wife and I have a long tradition of serving a roasted duck as our Christmas dinner. This year was no exception but somehow it seemed less festive seeing this perfectly executed feast. Next year I...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-29-2009, 05:17 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 16,125
Posted By dontman
You shouldn't say anything mean about people who...

You shouldn't say anything mean about people who can't read. You should write it instead.

Those who live by the sword get shot by those who don't

Anyone can quit smoking, it takes a real man to...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 12-27-2009, 06:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,111
Posted By dontman
That is waaay too much Irish Moss. A teaspoon or...

That is waaay too much Irish Moss. A teaspoon or two should do which is about 1/20th of an oz. (Unless you meant tsp then nevermind.)
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-27-2009, 02:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 664
Posted By dontman
Plus one on using a paint strainer bag as a sieve...

Plus one on using a paint strainer bag as a sieve and soldiering on. No glass will make it through the bag. They don't use lead in food thermometers. Not in many lab thermos either. Much much more...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-26-2009, 06:30 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,776
Posted By dontman
This is a friendly PSA: Now you too, can be...

This is a friendly PSA:

Now you too, can be Greenman! (http://www.begreenman.com/index.html)
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-26-2009, 06:24 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 73,752
Posted By dontman
Those are just crazy numbers. 56 reports to the...

Those are just crazy numbers. 56 reports to the BBB! And of those he ignored close to 40 of the complaints. I wonder what percentage of those ripped off report to the BBB. I bet its not more than 1...
Forum: General Techniques 12-26-2009, 06:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 809
Posted By dontman
Bobby, you're right that the beer will reabsorb...

Bobby, you're right that the beer will reabsorb some readily available co2. The reality is that there is only a miniscule amount of co2 to reabsorb and the pressure will never drop below atmosphere...
Forum: General Techniques 12-26-2009, 01:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 809
Posted By dontman
You've got it backwards. As the temp lowers...

You've got it backwards. As the temp lowers dissolved co2 increases, so you should use the higher temp. But you are correct, once the co2 is gone the beer does not reabsorb it if the temp falls.
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Forum: Label Display & Discussion 12-26-2009, 01:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,425
Posted By dontman
I like beers with dogs on the label or name.

I like beers with dogs on the label or name.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 12-26-2009, 12:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,782
Posted By dontman
This is very possible, even likely, as Lambic and...

This is very possible, even likely, as Lambic and other sour beer brewers count on this fact when infecting their batches with wild yeasts harbored in the structure of the brewery. Their batches are...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-26-2009, 05:41 AM
Replies: 551
Views: 48,228
Posted By dontman
I just started a new low fat regimen. This could...

I just started a new low fat regimen. This could work nicely for me if it is still available.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-26-2009, 03:17 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,920
Posted By dontman
Sweet on the stout faucet. I was surprised how...

Sweet on the stout faucet. I was surprised how much I loved mine when I got it. It is just a cool piece of equipment.
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-26-2009, 03:13 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,162
Posted By dontman
I've dealt with CCM a couple times. I wish I...

I've dealt with CCM a couple times. I wish I could remember the specifics but something made me stop ordering from them. I know, very vague, but I honestly don;t remember why I have a bad...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-26-2009, 12:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,427
Posted By dontman
It takes the same amount of time to make a five...

It takes the same amount of time to make a five gallon batch as it does to make a one gallon batch.

If all I got was a gallon of beer for each batch that I brewed I would have quit this hobby...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-25-2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,162
Posted By dontman
Your garage will actually improve performance of...

Your garage will actually improve performance of the popper because one of the challenges with hot air roasting is slowing down the roast to a reasonable rate. Left unchecked in a warm room, a popper...
Forum: Cooking & Pairing 12-25-2009, 04:14 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,674
Posted By dontman
(This is what I was planning to show up with if I...

(This is what I was planning to show up with if I wrangled the invite. And the kerf would be delicious!)
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 12-25-2009, 03:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,782
Posted By dontman
Like BF dude says, I would start looking at other...

Like BF dude says, I would start looking at other environmental causes. The grain dust is an excellent one and the odds on favorite. Many people have learned the hard way that the lacto released...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-25-2009, 03:09 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,920
Posted By dontman
Even though my wife and I agreed that our...

Even though my wife and I agreed that our shopping was done weeks ago yesterday I was surprised at the door by FedEx with a huge 60 lb package. Inside was a Hobart Professional Deli Slicer with a 12"...
Forum: Cooking & Pairing 12-25-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,674
Posted By dontman
Thank you for the illustrated food porn. Bravo! I...

Thank you for the illustrated food porn. Bravo! I am standing up as I type this.

How do you plan to cut it. It would be nice if you could get full cross sections as slices but they would be...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-25-2009, 02:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,041
Posted By dontman
No such thing as a boring first recipe. Really....

No such thing as a boring first recipe. Really. No matter what you brew it will be a standout beer.

For sure the best thing to do until you have a bunch of homebrew built up is brew something that...
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