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Old 06-20-2012, 05:30 AM   #1
May 2012
georgetown, illinois
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whats some of the craziest things you done and beer still turned out fine?

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Old 06-20-2012, 05:56 AM   #2
Apr 2012
Salt lake, Ut
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There is a post by Revy somewhere that adked the same question. Hillarious... most beers people think they have ruined turn out to be their best beers.

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Old 06-20-2012, 06:02 AM   #3
Oct 2010
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Here it is in its 60 pages of glory.
What are some of the mistakes you made...where your beer still turned out great?

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Old 06-20-2012, 02:22 PM   #4
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Mar 2011
St. Petersburg, FL
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How hardy is beer?
On the international Hardy scale (IHS), beer is much less douchy than Ed Hardy

Much more poetic than Thomas Hardy

Funnier than Laurel and Hardy

And tougher than the Hardy Boyz

Seriously, though, once you are on the forums long enough, you notice that about 80% of those who think they ruined their beer end up with perfectly good beer. About 19.2% make a huge user error that causes their infection or other problem, even if they have no idea what that error was. The other 0.8% actually have screwed up beer through no fault of their own.

It is difficult to mess up a batch of beer if you practise good santitation and proven recipes!
Primary #1 - Midnight Ryeder (Midnight Wheat and Rye)
Primary #2 - Florida Weiss
Primary #3 - Kane-DOH APA (Honey Citra APA)
Secondary #1 - Downtown Flanders Brown (brewed August 2012)
Keg #1 - Raspberry Florida Weiss
Keg #2 - Cinnamon Raisin Cider
Keg #3 - NONE!
Bottled - NONE!

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