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Old 11-19-2009, 02:12 PM   #11
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what's in the cask?


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Old 11-19-2009, 02:14 PM   #12
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Holy matrimony, batman!


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Old 11-19-2009, 02:37 PM   #13
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The active primaries you see are individual shares of Flanders Brown that are replacing the 60 gallons of Cherry Lambic in the wine barrel.
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Old 11-19-2009, 02:52 PM   #14
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saaaaaweet, very jealous!
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Old 11-19-2009, 03:40 PM   #15
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As you can tell, SWMBO is very accommodating of my obsession taking up all her laundry space over here (not to mention making me a homebrew cake as seen in other posts). Correct in assuming the carboys are each a share in a larger club project. If I really fermented that much beer on my own, I'd have larger vessels. The barrel currently holds a Cherry Lambic that was brewed Jan 2009 and it's getting distributed to the shareholders this week. After a hot water flush, the carboys on the floor, full of Flanders Brown, will be racked back into the barrel to meet up with some nasty critters.

The barrel is a 60gal vessel that previously held Cabernet Sav. It's American oak, medium toast with toasted heads. The first sour beer was a Flanders red and it sat for 12 months. Some say it was too oaky/tanic. The lambic sat in it for 10 months and the oak character should be less due to repeat use. By the time the Brown sits for 6-8 months, the oak may be insignificant but it's the resident bacteria that we're most concerned with at this point.
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Makes me rub my nipples.
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Old 11-19-2009, 03:58 PM   #17
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Makes me rub my nipples.
Great pic Bobby, I really enjoyed it... just not quite at much as GilaMinumBeer.
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Grrrrr, dangit man, now I have to clean the coffee off of my monitor. AGAIN.

... And the drool on my keyboard.
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