Christmas in July… And December?

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  It’s beginning to look a lot like Summer…? As part of our Duels, there are 2 required club only competitions that are required to participate in if you want the claim the Dual Master’s Trophy.  The first is our Founder’s Day Picnic competition, which was brewing historical styles (Anything prior to the 2015 BJCP style guide).  This year […]

Brewing with the Kids: Day 6

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It occurred to me that I never got around to posting about my sixth and final brew/vacation/stay-at-home dad day.  For those of you who have been waiting with bated breath, I apologize.  I also don’t believe you.  But I appreciate your kind thoughts.  For those of you who just don’t care and wish I would […]

Brewing with the Kids: Day Five

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As Burns said to his wee little mousie, “The best-laid schemes o’ mice an’ men gang aft agley” and today was the perfect example. Yesterday I mentioned how today would be busy but not so much as Wednesday.  I was so very wrong.  Tiffani and I left together at 8:15am to drop Eleri off at […]

Brewing with the Kids: Day Four

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11AM Wednesday, July 18th:  We are officially past the halfway mark on our 6-day journey of daily brewing.  Today is my accelerated version of Seth Clearwater’s brewing-in-stages method.  Instead of spreading it out over the course of 24 hours, however, I will attempt to finish within 12 hours.  The schedule I am working around today […]

Brewing with the Kids: Day Three

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On Monday evening Tiffani’s dad flew in from Oakland and arrived at Philly International just after 8pm.  This morning we combined my need to buy more ingredients with a need to go clothes shopping for our 9-year-old daughter who seems to be growing at an exponential rate.  After I finished paying for my supplies at […]