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Re: What It's Wort competition, Normal IL, July 21

  By: _Greg on July 4, 2018, 11:22 a.m.

I don't think I will do the overnight trip to Indiana. Good competition, tho. I'm available for judging at the FWIW competition the next Saturday, 7/21. Is anyone still considering judging there? I'll offer to drive.
Running in any color see…


  By: _Greg on Feb. 27, 2018, 6:58 p.m.

1) Wrought Iron 24" height "Cajun Cooker" stand and burner/regulator. Built Solid All Welded 1/2" Steel $20
2) 15.5g SS "Keggle" rigged as a boil vessel with pick up tube. 3/8" ID welded nipple could be adapted with your appliance as mash tun. In…

Re: Indianapolis Brewery/Brewpub Crawl Sat. 10/28

  By: _Greg on Oct. 19, 2017, 3:03 p.m.

The plan to tour breweries/brewpubs in Indianapolis has been cancelled. The post announcing the trip received no responses. As much as my wife and I might have liked to do the trip on a charter bus paid for by BUZZ, I decided to save the club that e…

Indianapolis Brewery/Brewpub Crawl Sat. 10/28

  By: _Greg on Sept. 12, 2017, 11:24 a.m.

Peoria Charter Coach has a 38 passenger bus for $1500 or a 55 passenger bus for $1600 for the day. It works out to ~$40 a seat for the 38 passenger bus and ~$30 a seat for the 55 passenger bus. I don't anticipate selling out either bus.

Re: Group Honey Purchase

  By: _Greg on Sept. 1, 2017, 1:05 p.m.

Did not see this thread in time to order from the 5g pail that is coming. If another pail is to be ordered, I would take a gallon. This could be a standing order for anytime in the future. Always some spare fruit puree at TBC. I love fruit mead/cyse…

Re: Summer 2017 Grain Buy

  By: _Greg on June 28, 2017, 12:40 p.m.

I will open an order with one bag of CM-Pale
There will likely be more as I inventory my granary. Thanks
Please add 6 bags of Briess 2-Row BM-5298 to my order.

Re: January Meeting and Happy Hour

  By: _Greg on Jan. 2, 2017, 1:21 p.m.

Might inform Riggs of our meeting change. Don't know that it will affect their operation or staff schedule, but would be a courtesy!

Re: BUZZ Christmas Party - First announcement

  By: _Greg on Nov. 19, 2016, 1:13 p.m.

Dan/ Christmas party All-
I am double booked for that date and will likely not be able to come. Regrets!
There was some talk of racking off some of the Chardonnay barrel saison. It is not ready. AB says it is rocking a pellicle that must fall and c…

Re: Fall 2016 grain buy?

  By: _Greg on Nov. 19, 2016, 12:55 p.m.

BUZZ Fall '16 Grain buy All-

Need 1 bag BZ-PILS
Would split a bag of Pale Crystal ( TF-PCRY ) if any other interest

Thanks, Greg

Re: BUZZ Big Brew @ Triptych BC Jan. '16

  By: _Greg on Jan. 3, 2016, 8:39 p.m.

Thanks to All the BUZZ Brewers that helped TBC brew a high gravity (O.G.:1.098) Rye Wine!
I counted 15+ brewers there for some of the session and 9 brewers earning a share of the wort.
Extra thanks to those who helped move some of TBC equipment out!…

Re: BUZZ Big Brew @ Triptych BC Jan. '16

  By: _Greg on Dec. 24, 2015, 11:44 a.m.

BUZZ Big Brewers All-
I'm considering a second runnings beer, wx permitting.
I'm bringing some wheat DME and following the Roggenbier path.
I will have a portable burner and an immersion chiller on site.
If you would like to create a second runnings…

BUZZ Big Brew @ Triptych BC Jan. '16

  By: _Greg on Dec. 5, 2015, 5:02 p.m.

BUZZ Big Brewers All-
On Saturday, Jan. 2 beginning at 0830, BUZZ will assist Triptych Brewing Co. in brewing a Rye Wine style Strong Ale.
This is a fun day of learning for BUZZ members of all skill levels!
Triptych will provide each BUZZ brewer wit…

Re: Group grain buy

  By: _Greg on Dec. 5, 2015, 4:45 p.m.

BUZZ Group Buy All-
Each bag ship cost is $ 2.50 included in individual order total
Prices for grain ordered:
Luke $88.05
Mark K. $68.10
Greg A. $59.85
Lyndon $69.00
Jackson $79.65
Collin R. $191.95
Clay $64.75
Dan K. $48.15
Jacob A. $66.00
Matt M. …

Re: Group grain buy

  By: _Greg on Nov. 10, 2015, 10:22 p.m.

Hey Farmer Clay-
That's a lifetime supply of Flaked Barley
What say I buy 5# from you and help defray the cost?
Thanks, Greg

Re: Group grain buy

  By: _Greg on Oct. 21, 2015, 10:59 a.m.

Group Grain buy-
I need a bag of GB-Pale
Confirm BZ-WHET split w/ Mark K.