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Old 01-13-2012, 05:05 AM   #41
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Oct 2011
Fairbanks, AK
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Added limeade to my 1-day-old hefe and browsed recipes for my next brew!

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Old 01-13-2012, 05:51 AM   #42
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Mar 2011
SF Bay Area, California
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I tested the heater and fan for my fermentation chamber ...

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Old 01-13-2012, 06:08 AM   #43
Sep 2011
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Today I tweaked my recipe for a Caldera IPA Clone based on the results of the blind side-by-side from last night. Working on getting the BrewTarget numbers dialed in so I can publish it in the recipe section to await further tweaking. I wish my pallette was sufficiently developed to provide accurate tasting notes and comparisons.

Oh, and I collected empty bombers for cleaning and bottling of my porter next week.

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Old 01-13-2012, 06:08 AM   #44
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Got all my equip. Ready for a brew day tomorrow. Soaking in star San. Can never be to careful with sterilization.

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Old 01-13-2012, 06:09 AM   #45
Dec 2010
McMinnville, Oregon
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Made sure my yeast was happy... in fact they were! 3 days and fermentation is complete!
Coming up Mosaic Honey Wheat -
Primary Kool-aid malt liquor - Berlinerweisse
Kegged Berlinerweisse - Centennial blonde with Huell Mellon hops - same blonde but dry hopped with ella
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Old 01-13-2012, 06:42 AM   #46
Feb 2011
Chicago, IL
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Drank a couple of freshly-carbed Amarillo IPAs and a bomber of my buddy's Big Booty Black IPA. Good stuff. Researched a couple of IIPA recipes and took some notes on a possible brewing business venture. drunk.

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Old 01-13-2012, 02:49 PM   #47
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Waynesboro, VA
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It was yesterday but I went to the LHBS and got yeast, a gallon jug so I can make bigger starters, and bottle caps. Then went to the beer/wine store & picked up a bunch of goodies: Bell's Porter, Brooklyn Monster Barleywine, Firestone Walker Union Jack, and a New Belgium Fresh Hop IPA from their Lips of Faith series. Then stopped by one of the local brewpubs to meet a friend and have a few pints. It was a good day.

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Old 01-13-2012, 11:39 PM   #48
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Aug 2010
Lemon Grove, CA, CA
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Cynmar order arrived today and I made a starter for my Trappist batch this weekend. Yeast pack has an older date on it so better to see it working its magic in a starter before pitching it than pitching weak yeast and hoping.

Johnson Controller rewire
| Keezer (FCM7SUWW) build | Love Controller box build | Soda Syrups/Concentrates

God is an imaginary friend for grownups., Walter Crewes (Morgan Freeman), The Big Bounce

Don't be afraid to ask dumb questions they're easier to handle than dumb mistakes!

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Old 01-13-2012, 11:50 PM   #49
Dec 2011
Phoenix, AZ
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I have thought about beer. A lot
~Barrel of Monkey's Brewery~
Primary - Mojo's Test Pale Ale #3 (Silmaraleon Pale Ale [modified Sierra Nevada clone])
Bottled - Mojo's Test IPA #1 (Hop Baun IPA [modified Stone IPA clone])
Now Serving - Mojo's Test IPA #1 (Hop Baun IPA [modified Stone IPA clone])

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Old 01-13-2012, 11:54 PM   #50
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Jun 2011
, CA
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Drank a bunch (my own Bohonkus Brown, FW Porter, Lagunitas Sucks!, Racer 5, and Alaskan Amber), gonna drink some more (Sequoia Brewing Co.)!!!
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