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Old 02-17-2013, 05:09 AM   #1541
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You know you're a homebrewer when the first thing you did after buying your house was claim the basement as a conditioning/Lagering room and you get upset when the wife puts stuff on your beer shelves.
I totally did that!


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Old 02-17-2013, 02:51 PM   #1542
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When you get up early Sunday morning to clean up the second brewday of the week before the wife gets up. When the kitchen's clean,the man cave/brewery is next.


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Old 02-18-2013, 12:54 PM   #1543
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When you get up early Saturday morning to brew and start drinking at 7:00am because you have to be sober for church at 4:00pm
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Old 02-18-2013, 01:13 PM   #1544
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When the snow melts in springtime,your plot for the summer garden is
completely covered with spent grain.

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Old 02-18-2013, 02:52 PM   #1545
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When the snow melts in springtime,your plot for the summer garden is
completely covered with spent grain.

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Or you look like an invalid dragging your green compost bin with frozen wheels through 3 foot snow drifts that is about 20 pounds too heavy because of the wet then frozen spent grains.....
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Old 02-18-2013, 02:56 PM   #1546
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When you been brewing for years and never had a successful batch, yet you keep dumping your cash into the hobby in hopes that oneday you will make a good beer
Wow.....I've never had an unsuccessful batch yet lol I think you should stick to paying someone who knows to teach you to brew well and this way you can finally say you are homebrewing and not just grain bumping lol
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Old 02-18-2013, 06:27 PM   #1547
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Wow.....I've never had an unsuccessful batch yet lol I think you should stick to paying someone who knows to teach you to brew well and this way you can finally say you are homebrewing and not just grain bumping lol
Yeah i think i have very high standards when it comes to beer..I tryed peoples homebrew who thought it was the best beer but it was horrible...I like the process though im gonna keep going..Not gonna pay someone to teach me
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Old 02-18-2013, 07:06 PM   #1548
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When wife compalains of house being cold. You're trying to keep the ferment temp down on your ale with kolsh yeast till initial fermentation is done.
I just had this conversation with her. I suggested using a coat. ( I flipped off the circuit breaker on the furnace so she now thinks it's broken lol)
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Old 02-18-2013, 07:08 PM   #1549
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I just had this conversation with her. I suggested using a coat. ( I flipped off the circuit breaker on the furnace so she now thinks it's broken lol)
That'll backfire when she calls the plumber to fix the furnace...
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Old 02-18-2013, 08:13 PM   #1550
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Nah she won't do that. All the house repairs fall under my department. Plus I'll get brownie points for "fixing" it when the time comes lol.

Update: ok she found the breaker. Now she's bragging that she fixed it lol!


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