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    Random Picture Thread

    Just a quick public service msg: "NEVER stick it in crazy."
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    Pipe smoking, a lost art.

    OK, pipe smokers, what is your fav undressed, untopped tobacco? Your fav burley blend? For those of you who grow & cure your own tobacco, what varieties & what process(s)? I'm looking for a variety that air cures well, has a good flavor undressed/topped & will grow in zone 4; any suggestions...
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    Types of ginger...

    WOW! The orig. post is over a decade old! I never did get around to trying anything other than fresh ginger. It didn't work out so well in the champagne style I made, but I learned from my mistakes & have had good results with it in cider. Regards, GF.
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    Spot the Space Station

    Alpha Monocerotid meteor outburst Thurs. night/Fri. morning; short (only an hour long), but intense: Regards, GF.
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    Craisin Cider

    Commercially produced craisins are sprayed with vegetable oil to prevent them from sticking together too much, doesn't that give you problems? Also, I'm also curious as to why you're using craisins instead of fresh cranberries? I know fresh cranberries are seasonal, but they freeze really well &...
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    Commercial ciders

    "Poor Farmer" - Western Cider, made right here in MT. It's my goto cider. "Anthem" - Wandering Aengus, out of OR. It's my other goto cider. "Wickson" - Wandering Aengus. My absolute Favorite, but a little pricey at $8 per 20 oz. bottle. There are a lot of really great ciders out there, but most...
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    Music Match

    Roy Rogers & The Sons Of The Pioneers - Pecos Bill
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    how about a meme generator thread...

    I wasn't sure where to put this, but there's a real company that'll send someone of your choice... Once your order is processed an anonymous package will be sent to your target containing 2 things; A BIG bag of delicious gummy candy penises, and a note exclaiming 'EAT A BAG OF DICKS'. Nothing...
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    Music Match

    Black Cadillac - Shinedown
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    What did I cook this weekend.....

    Looks good! I like to add coconut cream or coconut milk. If I have time, I'll grill the squash & hit it with a bit of smoke, it adds a nice bit of extra savory & smoky goodness. Also, if you grill/roast it, it's easily scooped from the shell with a spoon. Regards, GF.