Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Another one in the books
Thread Tools
Old 08-09-2008, 02:51 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
shecky's Avatar
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Watertown, CT
Posts: 39,349
Liked 3649 Times on 3509 Posts
Likes Given: 3

Default Another one in the books

Just finished bottling an American wheat (sort of, anyway), complete with orange blossom honey and nice orange zest tea at bottling. One minor mishap as SWMBO, the capping maveness, got hold of a weak bottle and broke it. Oddly, just the top inch or so of the bottle broke. She spilled no beer. She could try 100 more times and not do that again.

For the first time, I have four cases of homebrew sitting in bottles. The first two cases of Brooklyn Brown clone are coming along nicely. I actually popped a couple tonight, about five days before the 21-day mark, and I'm quite pleased with the results.

Six batches in, I have a stash. Now it's time to start on that pumpkin ale.

Just had to share my zany happiness.

shecky is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2008, 03:44 AM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Posts: 1,080
Liked 6 Times on 6 Posts
Likes Given: 3


It's great to have a stash- it makes it a lot easier to give the beer the time it needs without it feeling like a real discipline.
Revolving Door Brewery
elkdog is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2008, 04:35 PM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 471


My girlfriend didn't have enough lead in her ass to get the caps on, so I had to be the capper and she did the filling.

I'm soon to have a small stash as well.
BADS197 is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What books should I get? soylentred Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 8 10-27-2009 01:28 AM
Books PatMac Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 4 02-23-2009 03:04 PM
Books z987k General Beer Discussion 5 02-04-2009 09:15 AM
books mot General Beer Discussion 10 03-27-2007 10:31 PM
First AG in the books!! docbee All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 5 10-12-2006 04:13 AM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads