Category Archives: Beer

“Beer does not make itself properly by itself. It takes an element of mystery and of things that no one can understand.” — Fritz Maytag, American brewer

Cooke’s Lane, Dublin

My father’s father’s family lived in the area around Watling Street, Dublin, Ireland in the late 19th Century. One of the longest running addresses that they had was on the now extinct Cooke’s Lane. I have run across mentions of … Continue reading

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Lookie what I found!

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Kegerator Drip Tray!!!

I finally finished up my kegerator drip tray and I have to say, I am shocked at how well it turned out. This is a very low-mileage fridge that my SWMBO (She Who Must Be Obeyed) gave me when we … Continue reading

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Bored at werk…must be time for a blog update

Things have been slow at werk of late. Too slow.I am used to being busy the whole time I am here: 7:30AM to 4PM.But, lately, things have been just dead.I won’t have anything to do until 8 or 9, if … Continue reading

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Going All-grain and Prepping for a Massive Brew Run

I was getting ready to start brewing up sixteen 5gal batches of beer for the wedding.I emailed my local homebrew shop to give them some heads-up and to let them know that their Q1/Q2 were about to be made.They got … Continue reading

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Blowing the dust of this week off me with a Sam Adam’s at Clarke’s (South Station). 7:45 train.

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I joined the AHA yesterday. It was the history book that hooked me. 😉http://www.HomebrewersAssociation.org

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