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Old 12-26-2009, 03:45 AM   #101
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Every one says I am hard to shop for so I made a Christmas List for BMW to pick and choose from. I was spoiled between SWMBO and the family.

3 Better bottles
3 AG kits
1 Stout faucet
2 Year sub to BYO

When I opened the stout faucet SWMBO said I looked like Ralphie getting his red ryder BB gun.
Mom asked "You really like it?"
Me "Hell yes"
Mom "I don't even know what the hell it is"
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So as I am walking out the door this morning I think to my self:
"self, going to work on Monday is like knowing you're going to get kicked in the nuts. You just don't know when or by who"

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Old 12-26-2009, 04:17 AM   #102
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Sweet on the stout faucet. I was surprised how much I loved mine when I got it. It is just a cool piece of equipment.
On Tap: 1. Kelly R. IPA, 2. Roter Hund Hefeweizen, 3. Bud Killer Blonde, 4. Red Dog Pale, 5. Roter Hund Oktoberfest, 6. Pumpkin Ale, 7. McRed's Stout (with new nitro system and stout tap,) Cream Soda, 8. ESB # 3, & 9. Ordinary Bitter.

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Old 12-26-2009, 05:07 AM   #103
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I got the same reaction when I opened my March Pump. Blank stares all around.

"Well, what does it do?"

"Makes me able to brew 10 gallon batches."

"Ok. I guess that's good."

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Old 12-26-2009, 05:31 AM   #104
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I nixed 'anything beer' because I need to clear stuff out. So The Lady got me a kitchenaid stand mixer! It's red! (and goes with my stapler!)

I baked all day while drinking homebrew (honey blonde.) I made Mexican chocolate cookies, lemon-ginger pinwheels, toasted coconut marshmallows, almond crust lemon curd tart, and banana bread. Baked a ham too. Now it's food coma time while waiting for her parents to get in from Cali.

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Old 12-26-2009, 05:49 AM   #105
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I got some trail mix with M&M's in it...Christmas has been officially moved to Feb in my house.

*Member: The HBT Sweaty Fat Guys Cigar club

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Old 12-26-2009, 06:56 AM   #106
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Wife got me all 4 seasons of Three Sheets and a Pleepleus (Swinger Ty Beany Baby).

Also got a 6 gallon Better Bottle, the Designing Great Beers book, Brewmaster Game, smart strips for my kegs, heavyweight Carhartt hoody for walking the dog on the cold mornings, and some iTunes gift cards.

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Old 12-26-2009, 06:58 AM   #107
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1 tap kegging set up here!
On Deck...

Dark Belgian, Hobgoblin Clone

Dark Ale

Fruit Braggot, EdWort's Apfelwein, Coffee American Stout

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Old 12-26-2009, 01:12 PM   #108
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SWMBO got me a refractometer, a pound of amarillo pellets, and a recipe kit from AHS. Mom dropped the ball and didn't get me anything brewing related, but I might try and get a couple of ball valves from bargain fittings from her yet. Grandma gave me some $ and that is going towards downloading beersmith. Not too shabby!
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Old 12-26-2009, 02:29 PM   #109
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8 gallon brew pot, bottle tree, and a case of bottles.

I feel bad my husband actually paid for bottles. I think he was grossed out with my habit of stopping at a local grocery store and paying the 10cent bottle deposit to get bottles from them. Ah well. Good clean bottles!
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Old 12-26-2009, 02:58 PM   #110
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2 6.5 Gal Carboys
3 Cory Kegs
1 stir plate
1 Erlenmeyer Flask
1 stainless paddle
1 portable keg co2 charger
10 co2 cartridges
2 rubber stoppers
2 air locks
2 carboy handles
1 kegerator drip tray

I think that's it
Guess I'm brewing today

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