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Old 10-19-2009, 10:03 PM   #21
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Congrats!! That is awesome.

I went to school in Cincy. There is some good beer there.
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Old 10-19-2009, 10:11 PM   #22
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Congrats!! Now THAT is hitting the ground running!!!

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Old 10-19-2009, 11:52 PM   #23
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Here's a (slightly blurry) pic:

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Old 10-20-2009, 12:12 AM   #24
May 2009
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Congrats!! Now THAT makes me thirsty...

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Old 10-20-2009, 12:18 AM   #25
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East Dundee, Illinois
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Did it win in the IPA category or specialty?
"People should not be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people." - V

Primary: Nothin
Secondary: Shady Lord RIS, Water to Barleywine, Pumpkin wine, burnt mead
Kegged: Crappy infected mild
Bottles: Apfelwein, 999 Barleywine, Oatmeal Stout, Robust Porter, Robust smoked porter, Simcoe Smash

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Old 10-20-2009, 12:31 AM   #26
Oct 2009
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Originally Posted by IrregularPulse View Post
Picture of this Best of SHOW in a glass?
Oops.. see it above.. looks awesome

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Old 10-20-2009, 12:49 AM   #27
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I am in Cincinnati and will be joining the Bloatarians as soon as I make it to a meeting. I am assuming that's whose contest you won as the meeting was Friday. The other club in town is the Cincinnati Malt Infusers; they are more centered on the East side of town. Either way congratulations!

PS: Be sure to try to make it down to Bock Fest in the early Spring. There's a parade, costumes, and everything. Here's a link to last year's pics:
Drinking: Ed Worts Apfelwein, Store bought Bass, Salvator. Can't brew in Winter and I needed bottles.

Primary: Bass Clone Austin Home Brew Supply
Went down in a blaze of glory due to mold infection.

ON DECK: Moosebutt Faux Lager

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Old 10-20-2009, 12:52 AM   #28
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Zeeland, Michigan
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humor me...

partial or full boil?
tap water or bottled or other? any water adjustments?
aeriation method (if any)?
what was the fermentation schedule?
controlled fermentation temps?

Builds, etc: E-Brewery | Pneumatic Bottle Capper | Fermentation Chamber | Stirplate | Bottle Cabinet
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Old 10-20-2009, 01:39 AM   #29
I'm no atheist scientist, but...
Oct 2009
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Since you seem to be a natural - may I ask what you did for your christmas ale? I'd like to brew one this weekend...

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Old 10-20-2009, 01:58 AM   #30
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Congrats. First beer and a contest winner. I've made several batches but never had the time (or more likely the courage) to enter them in a contest.
Make Beer, Not War.

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