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Old 09-30-2011, 12:24 AM   #451
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I like the labels, but not sure 5.9% constitutes a strong ale.
Aye, very true... At 5.9% it's barely above a mild, def. not in the "warmer" class of brews...
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Old 09-30-2011, 12:32 AM   #452

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. . . At 5.9% it's barely above a mild . . .
Its nearly twice the strength of the Mild batch we're currently drinking.

 
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Old 09-30-2011, 12:37 AM   #453
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Its nearly twice the strength of the Mild batch we're currently drinking.
Wow, weak mild... The style goes up to 4.5% (2.8-4.5%)... I guess it's all in how you view things. Still 5.9% is below the low end for a strong Scotch ale (6.5-10%)... So it's really a weak strong Scotch ale...
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On Tap: Caramel Ale, Mocha Porter II, MO SMaSH IPA
Waiting/Carbonating: 12.5% Wee Honey II, 8.9% Old Ale, English Brown Ale, Lickah ESB, Mocha Porter II
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K1:
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Old 09-30-2011, 02:00 AM   #454
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5.9 is stronger than the usual 5%, and just "Spiced ale" wouldn't fit on the banner very well.

I know it isn't "strong" per se, but it is what it is.

 
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Old 09-30-2011, 02:12 AM   #455
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More in line with either an 80 or 90 shilling...
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On Tap: Caramel Ale, Mocha Porter II, MO SMaSH IPA
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Old 09-30-2011, 10:38 AM   #456
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keeping the same template as all of my labels.....brewing this weekend
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Old 09-30-2011, 12:29 PM   #457

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Wow, weak mild... The style goes up to 4.5% (2.8-4.5%)... I guess it's all in how you view things. Still 5.9% is below the low end for a strong Scotch ale (6.5-10%)... So it's really a weak strong Scotch ale...
Its 3.1%

 
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Old 09-30-2011, 02:12 PM   #458
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keeping the same template as all of my labels.....brewing this weekend
I really like these ones. Cool background with the graffiti.

 
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Old 09-30-2011, 07:59 PM   #459
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I really like these ones. Cool background with the graffiti.
I appreciate the proppers! The picture is from the gate outside of Strawberry Fields in Liverpool......obviously I added the Blonde Bitch Brew as well as a couple of more camouflaged Virginia Tech Logos.....

 
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Old 10-03-2011, 03:38 AM   #460
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First couple of labels:
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