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Old 08-30-2009, 07:07 PM   #1
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Whats everyone up to on Octoberfest?

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Old 08-30-2009, 09:36 PM   #2

I'm having a party at my place. German food and all german homebrew. I've got an oktoberfest and a hefeweizen on tap now. Will have my dunkel and Alt done and on tap by the time the party rolls around. Woohoo!
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Old 08-31-2009, 12:44 AM   #3
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I'll be in Germany............
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Old 08-31-2009, 04:08 AM   #4
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gonna drink the hell out of my homebrewed oktoberfest, can't wait!
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Old 08-31-2009, 04:19 AM   #5
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I have ten gallons that have been lagering just above freezing since the spring. I think I'll call up the boys and see what kind of damage we can do.
If you can't fix it with a hammer, you've got an electrical problem.

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Old 08-31-2009, 06:31 AM   #6
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Going to Munich.
On Deck
Ed Wort's Apfelwein
I have kegs?

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Old 08-31-2009, 12:00 PM   #7
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What is Oktoberfest?
Day after day, it reappears. Night after night my heartbeat shows the fear. Ghosts appear and fade away. Come back another day.

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Old 08-31-2009, 12:15 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by Homercidal View Post
What is Oktoberfest?
A 16 day party held in September....
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Old 08-31-2009, 03:29 PM   #9
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Huntington Beach has a pretty decent O-fest celebration at Old World Village. OWV is a smallish all-German mall with resturaunt, a bar and a couple shops. They have a HUGE indoor/outdoor banquet facility that hosts the O-fest each year.

It runs for about a month at gets absolutely packed on Fri & Sat nights. A decent variety of German brews and food. A band is brought over for the event from Germany. And multiple hot waitresses dressed in the appropriate attire.
Hey, knock that shvt off. We're drinkin' here.

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Old 08-31-2009, 03:41 PM   #10
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My party (all homemade food and beer), my good friend's party (same deal) and several gigs where we get food and beer (and $$)
On Tap: Doppelbock O'fest, Pale Ale, cider
Kegged and Aging/Lagering: CAP, Ger. Pils, OKZ (std Amer. lager), CZ Pils, Amer. Wheat, Rye IPA, Saison
Primary: Ger Pils, CAP
Brewing soon: Pale lager, Amer. wheat
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