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Old 08-20-2009, 05:28 PM   #11
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Awesome job man. That is inspiring, I haven't brought myself to enter anything yet...
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Old 08-20-2009, 06:15 PM   #12
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Good going! Can't wait to hear what your prize is.
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Old 08-20-2009, 06:56 PM   #13
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sweet - i have yet to enter a contest besides the Sam Adams one...

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Old 08-20-2009, 07:17 PM   #14
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Congratuations, I have brewed that recipe a few times myself. It is great. I haven't brewed it since I moved to full boils. I may have to adjust the recipe a bit and get that one on the to do list.

I see in the recipe thread that you dry hopped a batch, is that the one you won with? I had been thinking about doing the same, but the original recipe was so good, I didn't want to mess with it.
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Old 08-20-2009, 07:20 PM   #15
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Yes, the batch I brewed had two changes to TheJadedDog's recipe -- I added a one-ounce dry hop (also Amarillo) for about 2 weeks, and I fermented with yeast from Bell's Two-Hearted ale.

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Old 08-20-2009, 07:27 PM   #16
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I haven't gotten around to entering anything either. I'm looking forward to it though!

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Old 08-20-2009, 07:41 PM   #17
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Way to go! I recommend updating the recipe thread to brag it up a little.

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Old 08-20-2009, 07:57 PM   #19
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Great job!!! A big congratulations to you!

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Old 08-20-2009, 08:07 PM   #20
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Yeah congratulations!! I'm heading out to the fair on Sunday and the homebrew section will be the first one i check out. I was planning on entering something this year but I didn't. Sure do wish I could try some of that BOS IPA though.....Did you enter anything in the label contest??
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