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by sarge
Fri Dec 17, 2010 5:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: My first 3 brews
Replies: 3
Views: 7813

Tasty. I took the belsnickle and the hanziskaner into work (Sam Adams) and they reviewed them on their daily taste panel. I got rave reviews on both. I spoke to David Grinnell today (Vice President of Brewing for Samuel Adams) and he said "I've heard about you" and "I hear your making some good beer...
by sarge
Thu Dec 16, 2010 5:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: My first 3 brews
Replies: 3
Views: 7813

My first 3 brews

From left to right: belsnickle (a holiday ale with cinnamon, clove and honey), Horse and Buggy Ale and hanziskaner (a belgian wheat).

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by sarge
Thu Dec 16, 2010 4:56 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: My new kettle
Replies: 3
Views: 13647

My new kettle

My new brew kettle (free from work):

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...with my homemade mash paddle:

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by sarge
Tue Nov 02, 2010 6:28 pm
Forum: Techniques, Methods, Tips & How To
Topic: "noob" questions
Replies: 1
Views: 5697

"noob" questions

Okay, a couple "noob" questions: 1. Brew #1 (a Christmas Ale using Amber extract) has been aging 8 days now, is this long enough? I need the glass carboy for brew #2. 2. Is 66-69 degress good for fermentation/aging? The closet I am using is constantly 66-69. 3. Brew #2 (a brown ale using light extra...
by sarge
Tue Oct 12, 2010 8:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 1st time brewing
Replies: 3
Views: 6072

Wasn't planning on using all that extract and crystal, just listing what I have.
by sarge
Tue Oct 12, 2010 3:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: an introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 5325

an introduction

Hi, my name is Jeff (screen name sarge) and I am preparing to brew my first beer. Just joined the forum today and have posted what I am looking to brew and what I have to start with. I work at the Samuel Adams brewery here in Pennsylvania, but have little knowledge of the brewing process. I work in ...
by sarge
Tue Oct 12, 2010 3:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 1st time brewing
Replies: 3
Views: 6072

1st time brewing

Here is what I have: The Deluxe beer brewing kit: http://www.beer-wine.com/products/deluxe-beer-brewing-kit-complete-w-ingredients 6.6 lbs. of amber malt extract 6.6 lbs. of light malt extract 2lbs. Muntons Crushed Crystal 2 row barley malt 1.5 oz. Cascade Hops 1.5 oz. Liberty hops Muntons brewing y...