Coldbreak Brewing Giveaway - Open to All!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Beer Discussion > Group Brewday Fouls.
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-26-2012, 10:54 PM   #1
509inc
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: OKC
Posts: 1,248
Liked 55 Times on 49 Posts
Likes Given: 224

Default Group Brewday Fouls.

This story goes all the way back to Sept 16th when a coworker who also brews comes over for a brewday. This is the 3rd time we have brewed together and the previous times everything was cool. However this time he forgot to bring a carboy to take home his share of the 10gals being brewed. So I fill up one of mine and let him take it.

Fast forward to today when I get my carboy back... Dirty with still some wort in it and hop residue and what not on the sides. So it sat dirty for 10 days before I got it back.

This is a homebrew foul/felony. It goes without saying he is banned from brewing with me for awhile.


__________________
My HomeBrew and Craft Beer Blog:
http://the509inc.blogspot.com/
509inc is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-26-2012, 11:09 PM   #2
Hammy71
Senior Member
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Hammy71's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: , Maryland, The Tax Me State
Posts: 5,791
Liked 473 Times on 362 Posts
Likes Given: 741

Default

Agreed


Hammy71 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-26-2012, 11:15 PM   #3
Yooper
Ale's What Cures You!
HBT_ADMIN.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Yooper's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: UP of Michigan
Posts: 65,129
Liked 5938 Times on 4233 Posts
Likes Given: 1515

Default

Rule #1 of brewing gear: If you borrow something, take better care of it than you do your own stuff. In fact, take better care of it than the owner does.

People that give me bottles back don't know about brewing items, like rinsing well after pouring a beer to save hours of work cleaning bottles. But brewers DO, and I have higher standards for them.

Your brewbuddy should be ashamed.
__________________
Broken Leg Brewery
Giving beer a leg to stand on since 2006

Follow me on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lorena.t.evans
But I'm pretty boring so don't expect much!
https://www.facebook.com/lorena.t.evans
Yooper is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-26-2012, 11:18 PM   #4
neosapien
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Dallas, TX
Posts: 714
Liked 143 Times on 102 Posts
Likes Given: 395

Default

amended: whenever you borrow ANY tool, you return it in better condition than you were given it. I don't care if it's a hammer, you best clean that isht first.
neosapien is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-26-2012, 11:18 PM   #5
dryboroughbrewing
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Posts: 712
Liked 124 Times on 94 Posts
Likes Given: 4

Default

Just put a tasty mound of trub in his coffee cup late on Friday.
dryboroughbrewing is offline
lowtones84 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-27-2012, 12:01 AM   #6
509inc
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: OKC
Posts: 1,248
Liked 55 Times on 49 Posts
Likes Given: 224

Default

The moldy foul smelling evidence.

__________________
My HomeBrew and Craft Beer Blog:
http://the509inc.blogspot.com/
509inc is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-27-2012, 12:03 AM   #7
AndrewD
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Santa Rosa, CA
Posts: 289
Liked 49 Times on 33 Posts
Likes Given: 14

Default

It literally takes 5 minutes to clean a BB (after an oxi soak).
AndrewD is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-27-2012, 12:05 AM   #8
Halbrust
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Upland, CA
Posts: 710
Liked 65 Times on 54 Posts
Likes Given: 100

Default

I say you add 10oz of water to the carboy and swirl it all around...
Then bottle the collection and serve it to him!
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Yooper View Post
...it's fine if it's fermenting.
Halbrust is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-27-2012, 12:05 AM   #9
acidrain
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Seattle, Washington
Posts: 1,903
Liked 158 Times on 137 Posts
Likes Given: 32

Default

Tell him owns that one now, and you're expecting a new one from him.
Beer guys know not to let beer equipment mold.
Wow.
Send him a link to this thread.
__________________
Keg #1: Brown Bomber Bourbon/Oak Vanilla Porter
Keg #2: The Bollocks ESB
Keg #3 Lawnmower APA
Fermenter: Empty
Bottled: Mjolnir Mead, Lazy Daze Hefe.
acidrain is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-27-2012, 12:07 AM   #10
Gameface
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Gameface's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Posts: 1,462
Liked 351 Times on 203 Posts
Likes Given: 376

Default

So did you actually confront him? What did he have to say for himself?


Gameface is online now
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My Best Brewday! lschiavo General Beer Discussion 10 01-31-2012 04:18 PM
First AG brewday...DONE! Dogzbone General Beer Discussion 5 08-28-2011 09:07 PM
Some brewday videos... HYGBrewin General Beer Discussion 3 06-04-2011 12:11 PM
My brewday/Your brewday? displacedyoop General Beer Discussion 9 12-18-2009 08:27 PM
Ahh, would this be a great brewday! Gonefishing General Beer Discussion 9 12-23-2008 12:04 AM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS