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Old 05-05-2007, 02:51 AM   #1
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Since my kegs are full and I have a Blue Moon clone in primary, I'll be helping a coworker do his first brew ever on National Homebrew Day tommorrow, should be a nice IPA. It feels good to recruit some new members to the club


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Old 05-05-2007, 10:04 AM   #2
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I've just started my strike water to brew with now.

A buddy is comming by and he is going to brew using my equipment and supplies as his first AG.

And he gets to keep the wort.

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Old 05-05-2007, 10:09 AM   #3
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I know of at least three people that are always raving about coming to one of my brew sessions so that they can "see how it's done". Funny thing is, when I call and tell them I'm going to brew, they always seem to be busy......
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Old 05-05-2007, 08:44 PM   #4
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Bernie, I have the same thing, I got one guy over once and thats it. If I call people up their like uh,....no I'm doing X. So I stopped trying.
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Well he came, brewed, drank a few brews, and carted off 5.5 US gallons of Hobgoblin wort. And he had a great time doing it. I also had a great time showing him how.
Now we are planning on making this a regular thing. At least the part about brewing together.
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Yep, people want to see how its done until the time comes. I have had one friend stop by a couple of times but not from start to finish. I will celebrate this evening with a couple of brews and watch some hockey. My local HBS had 10% off today and I picked up what I needed and will brew tomorrow. Today got too busy. They also have a homebrew club that meets once a month. Glad the Wings won today now its time for Ottawa to finish off the Devils.

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Old 05-07-2007, 02:13 PM   #7
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BBD was held this year at my brewbarn. one of our members rolled out his 50 gallon brew system. we brewed the griffen spit and the belgian strong.



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great food great beers and a great time


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