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Archive for the 'beer' Category

Hooray, Beer

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or, The Islands in Spring Valley, mon. Or ‘Summertime in veddy, veddy, upper, upper northwest, dahling’, if you prefer. me: pressed for time and feeling like I’d like to be invisible buying my frozen pizza and $12 Pinot. Feel better immediately when I arrive at the express line behind a woman with a six pack […]

Just When I Was Ready To Pour It Down The Drain

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The ESB finally carbonated (the recipe’s here, if you’re inclined toward homebrew)…Turns out the yeast is highly flocculent, and while it produces a very clear and tasty beer, it means that there aren’t a lot of live cells floating around if you leave it in the secondary too long. So it took nearly a month […]