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Old 07-01-2009, 01:49 PM   #1
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Is everybody brewing over the holiday?

I am kegging two batches tonight and setting up for tomorrow.

I get off at 1:00PM Thursday, then am brewing a Vienna Ale.

Friday, I am brewing an 8 gallon batch of wheat (5 gallons of Cherry Wheat and 3 gallons of American Wheat).

Saturday, of course, is for smoking ribs, eatin' and DRINKIN'!!!


 
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Old 07-01-2009, 01:58 PM   #2
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No brewing for me. On the Fourth, I've got 120 people coming over, 25 gallons of home brew, and $400 in fireworks.

On the fifth, I clean up...

 
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Old 07-01-2009, 02:07 PM   #3
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Yup, brewing a variation of the haus pale ale.

6.5 lbs pale LME
1.5 lbs Munich LME
.5 lb Crystal 10L
Nottingham dry yeast

Hops schedule

1 oz cascade @ 60
1 oz amarillo @ 30
.5 oz cascade @ 15
.5 oz amarillo @ 10
.5 oz cascade @ 5
.5 oz amarillo @ flame out
1 oz cascade dry hopped\


also bottling my kitchen sink porter.

Also making smoked brisket for dinner.

Assuming I stay sober long enough to finish

 
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Old 07-01-2009, 02:41 PM   #4
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I am headed to the beach for the weekend but the forecast is for rain.
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Old 07-01-2009, 03:20 PM   #5
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I am kegging two batches tonight and am brewing my first all grain brew this weekend!

 
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Old 07-01-2009, 03:22 PM   #6
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I will be BMBFing some to take camping. Leaving tomorrow night coming home sunday. Next brew not until July 25th
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Old 07-01-2009, 03:37 PM   #7

Brewing as I type, as a matter of fact. Tune in for the brewcast at 12:30 for the chill and transfer to the fermenter.

I'll probably brew on Friday as well and smoke some more meat (got a pork shoulder on the hickory right now) to boot.

We have a wedding on the Fourth, so the 3rd and 5th will have to do.

 
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Old 07-01-2009, 03:41 PM   #8
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I've got plans to brew sometime during the weekend.

I'll be making Brewtopia's Belgian Wit and if I do a second batch, I'm going to do an IPA with a bunch of my partial bags of hops.
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Old 07-01-2009, 03:45 PM   #9
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Got 10 gallons kegged up for the weekend
5 gallon hause pale ale
5 gallon strawberry wheat (swmbo's favorite)

2 fermenters empty
get back Sunday afternoon will brew then!

 
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Old 07-01-2009, 03:50 PM   #10
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Off Friday, so a batch of Cherry Saison.

 
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