ok i sub'd out the black patent with the crystal.
my hbs did say that he uses a debittered patent that is not as harsh. but i said we'd go with the crystal this time.
but overall he approved of the concoction and i have purchased the ingredients and can't wait until this coming saturday!
THE DUDE will be over Fri to help me bottle with the beer gun
beer gun you say? i 've seen beer guns for kegging bit this one is for bottling?
btw thanks for everyone's input