Monthly Archives: July 2009

Brew Bonding

Beer is in the national news again as our President announced he is attempting to narrow the American racial divide through beer consumption.

The President announced that he, Professor Gates and the Police Office that arrested Mr. Gates are all meeting at the White House over a beer to discuss Prof....
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Steven Kelly Treece

Alex and Jennie [and FBC] are proud to announce their newest release!! Steven was born on Monday, July 27, 2009. He weighed 7 lbs, 7 ozs and was 21 inches long. He has a ton of hair and feet like a monkey.

Both Mommy and Stevie are feeling great and...
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Brewing today!

Tis Brew day! Today, once again, I will be doing it porter style. I code name this brew... Aarons Down and Out Porter! Again, I ordered most of my grains online, from Midwest Supplies, but purchased my 2 Row at Wolfie's in town.

Just thought all 9 of you might be...
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Creating a Pale Ale Part 3

Final post on this issue, I promise.

Last night I was able to sample a couple prime examples of American Pale Ale. This led me to discover two potential issues with my recipe.

1. 28 IBU's is not enough hoppiness for a APA
2. 9.5 SRM is an appropriate color for APA's, but I want...
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