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Forum: General Beer Discussion 04-02-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,767
Posted By chawagi
I don't know man, but that must be the biggest...

I don't know man, but that must be the biggest city in Germany. There's signs for that place at every exit ramp on the autobahn. :D
Forum: General Chit Chat 02-27-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 684
Posted By chawagi
+1 to this. The little Gasthaus in Giebelstadt,...

+1 to this. The little Gasthaus in Giebelstadt, just outside our base, had the most excellent appetizer I've ever had. It was 4 thick slices of Black Bread smothered with butter and topped with raw...
Forum: General Chit Chat 02-25-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 684
Posted By chawagi
I gotta second this one. My first wife, Anja, was...

I gotta second this one. My first wife, Anja, was from Rothenberg o.d. Tauber, and I used to love spending the weekends there when we were dating. There's a gorgeous park at the edge of the town...
Forum: General Chit Chat 02-25-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 684
Posted By chawagi
What?!? No mention of the Kreuzberg monastery...

What?!? No mention of the Kreuzberg monastery yet?

It may be a bit off your course if you're planning on a more southerly trip, but if you're heading north from Frankfurt at all, veer a bit to...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 02-25-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,365
Posted By chawagi
Me and a buddy were talking about this the other...

Me and a buddy were talking about this the other day. It seems to me that a good beer is like a good steak. There should never be any reason to add anything else to it other than what was used to...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-25-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By chawagi
Hi, NewBrew. I'm a big Dunkel fan myself....

Hi, NewBrew.

I'm a big Dunkel fan myself. Got hooked on the junk when I was stationed in Germany, and its one of the beers that got me into brewing.

I wouldn't worry too much with a starter. I...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-12-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 2,010
Posted By chawagi
U.S. Army Aviation, Dec 1992-Present 2/6...

U.S. Army Aviation, Dec 1992-Present

2/6 Cavalry, Storke Barracks, Illesheim, GE 1993-1994

1/10 Cavalry & 3rd ACR, Ft. Carson, CO 1994-1997

7-158th AVN "Blue Stars",Giebelstadt AAF,...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-05-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By chawagi
I've been wondering about this myself lately...

I've been wondering about this myself lately since I am brewing my first "big" beer, a 1.095 O.G. Chocolate Oatmeal Stout.

I was planning on giving a swirl to re-suspend some yeast and was...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-04-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 5,152
Views: 164,161
Posted By chawagi
+5 Stone's Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal Stout clone...

+5 Stone's Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal Stout clone recipe from BYO

=52567
Forum: General Beer Discussion 11-18-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5,152
Views: 164,161
Posted By chawagi
+5 Dunkelweizen =50,484 gallons

+5 Dunkelweizen

=50,484 gallons
Forum: General Beer Discussion 11-15-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 13,429
Posted By chawagi
I'd also have to say I'd never brew a lager. I...

I'd also have to say I'd never brew a lager. I prefer the tastes that are imparted by the ale yeasts well above the clarity and crispness achieved by lagering. The visual quality is much better with...
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-15-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 202
Posted By chawagi
A little untraditional as far as car chase scenes...

A little untraditional as far as car chase scenes go, but I gotta go with the scene from The Dark Knight when the Joker & his minions are chasing the police transport to get Harvey Dent. Not a big...
Forum: Stout 11-15-2013, 12:40 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 43,673
Posted By chawagi
You will love it. Just drank my last bottle on...

You will love it. Just drank my last bottle on Sunday. I'm fermenter tight with a dunkelweizen and an oatmeal stout right now though so I won't be able to restock this one for a few more weeks.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 11-07-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,221
Posted By chawagi
That's pretty neat. I was just having this...

That's pretty neat. I was just having this discussion a few weeks ago with a friend of mine about the difference in effects of HB v. Commercial. The first thing I noticed right from the start when...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-05-2013, 02:53 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,425
Posted By chawagi
You're right. Sorry, guys. I was skimming through...

You're right. Sorry, guys. I was skimming through on one computer while doing some work on another computer and somehow missed every single one of Uniondr's posts. I really don't understand how I did...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-05-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,425
Posted By chawagi
I looked through and didn't see that anyone had...

I looked through and didn't see that anyone had mentioned this yet, but aside from allowing yeast and other sediments to settle out which produces a clearer beer to pour, the chilling also makes the...
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-01-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 508
Posted By chawagi
Everytime by Brittany Spears. They used to play...

Everytime by Brittany Spears. They used to play this one on the radio all the time when I was in Iraq from '03-'05, so this song is the soundtrack for alot of my memories from that time.

Also......
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-30-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,646
Posted By chawagi
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ This. I have always...

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

This.

I have always been of the same mindset. If you drink to the point that you yourself have to ask "Is this too much?" then you may have an issue. I think as long as you're...
Forum: Introductions 10-30-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,609
Posted By chawagi
Funny. This is really close to how mine came...

Funny. This is really close to how mine came about, but it was from my son who, when first learning to talk, would pronounce my name Chad R********
as "chawagi."
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-30-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 240
Posted By chawagi
If you really really want an O.G. reading, just...

If you really really want an O.G. reading, just pull off a small sample (about 1 cup) when you transfer from the kettle to the fermenter. Refrigerate this, and just take the reading when the...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-25-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 381
Posted By chawagi
Congrats. You'll drive yourself nuts trying to...

Congrats. You'll drive yourself nuts trying to incorporate what everyone else thinks is correct parenting into your style. Do your thing, and if it feels right...then you're probably at least in the...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-25-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 33,308
Posted By chawagi
Typically, if I don't enjoy a company's flagship...

Typically, if I don't enjoy a company's flagship beer, I won't try their spin offs...Typically. I made an exception with SA and tried some of their other styles because, as I stated earlier, when I...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-23-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 5,303
Posted By chawagi
I don't know. I think I have to disagree somewhat...

I don't know. I think I have to disagree somewhat with this one. Bono is a douche. I'll wholeheartedly agree with that one, but I don't hold that against the music. Except for Zooropa, I think U2 has...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-23-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 33,308
Posted By chawagi
For me it's like an over-carmalization. It has...

For me it's like an over-carmalization. It has the same effect in my mouth that sitting down to an entire bag of candy would have. The saliva in my mouth acquires that same thick sticky consistancy...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 10-22-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 33,308
Posted By chawagi
I used to love Sam Adams in the mid-'90s. In '97...

I used to love Sam Adams in the mid-'90s. In '97 I went to Germany on my second tour and was there for 4 years. I pretty much stuck to dunkelweizen on this tour, and when I returned to the States in...
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