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  1. Wingnutt73

    Where so you get your Stickers made?

    So a few friends and myself are serving our beer at a brewfest next month. We want to get stickers made for the logo we have but I'm not sure where I should get them done at. Have any of you done this if so where and what type have you gotten?I don't want to spend a bunch of money and get...
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    In Dallas

    Hey everyone in in Dallas for the weekend and was wondering what local brews to try and if there were any local breweries I needed to go to.
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    Did my yeast get to warm?

    So I place an order and had 2 all grain batches shipped to my house. I got liquid yeast and paid an extra $1.00 for a ice pack. Thing is they shipped it last Thursday. So I would say If the Ice pack lasted lets say 24 hours heck even 48 hours which there is no way cause it was HAWT as heck...
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    Going All Grain

    So I am taking the plunge into All Grain Brewing. Daddy came into some cash and I'm going for it. I do have a few questions however before I make the purchase on a MLT and a HLT. Do I need both? If not I could use the extra cash to get another keg setup. I am for sure going for a Cooler...
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    Nashville Predators Beer Fest

    Who's going to this? I already grabbed my tickets I had a blast last year. :rockin:
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    Happy National Home Brew Day!!!

    Have a home brew today to support the cause lol!!!! :mug:
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    If you could only drink 3 Beers for the rest of your life, What would they be?

    Not sure if this has been done Before or not but I was thinking what would I drink. Now My pallet my not be as advanced as some on here so don't bombard me with my "commercial" Beer choices. I love these 3 #1- Guinness #2- New Castle WereWolf #3- Boddingtons Pub Ale
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    All My Brews Taste the same

    So I have been brewing for roughly 2 years now. Extract for now. And Lately I have been noticing that all my batches regardless of Type all have the same taste. I cant explain it I Brewed a Pumpkin ale and my last batch was a Oatmeal Milk Stout and while they had their differences they also...
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    Pour out some home brew!?!?!?!?

    I just had a thought and wonder if has been thought of (or if anyone else has done this). So while I brew I have a few home brews right we all do I'm sure. It hits me What better way to pay respects to the craft brew I have in hand then to put a glass in my new batch!! Now that may be the...
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    First year Hops dont smell Hoppy.

    So I have 5 different plants all at different stages of growth (which i'm not to worried about). What I do have a question on is my best plant which is the "Zeus" Varity have a bunch of cones but they do not give off a hoppy smell. I figured with this type of hop and it being so high on the...
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    Roasting Barley at home?

    So I recently came in to a good deal make that the perfect Deal. I have someone that is willing to give me Barley for free. I'm talking they showed up with 15Lb's yesterday. My question is one how Do I roast this stuff at home? I assume I can just wondering about Temp and times for desired...
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    Adding Vanilla to Secondary

    So I'm wondering if anyone else has added Vanilla to their home brew. I tried this on one of my last batches and it turned out okay. But it did not get the flavor I was looking for. I added actual Vanilla beans to the secondary. Basically I split them in half to expose the inside and let the...
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    Whats your Homebrew Playlist?

    So I was thinking of the last time I Brewed a batch, and was missing the music that went along with it. Then it hit me. Am I the only one that listens to a certain type of music while I brew? Surley not. So here it is Ladies and Gents What is your Music of choice on Brew Day? I'll start it...
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    Re-using yeast?

    Okay so I have a 5gal batch brewing right now from last weekend. I am planning on starting another this weekend and moving the first to a secondary. I want to re-use the yeast from the first batch and was wondering if I need to wash it or can I just put the new batch on the yeast cake and let...
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    Kegerator Convertion

    Okay fellas, I have been looking into getting a Kegerator convertion kit and wanted your thought and or your own personal Experience with it. I have found what seems to be a great kit from Kegco and was wondering how the pros/cons of Kegging vs Bottling aside from the simple stuff like I can...
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    More Head?

    So I just finished up my Irish Red that I dry hopped and it turned out Great!! The taste is spot on great color the works. I am now at the spot where I am trying to fine tune things for next time and am wondering what I need to do to get a thinker more prononced head on this beer or any beer...
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    So I My Irish Red is done. I dry hopped it in a secondary for about 8 days bottled it and I am now able to enjoy it about 2-3 weeks later. Now during the Enjoying process I get gushers! Pop the cap take a sip, set it down and about a minute later if you are not paying attention foam running...