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My new favorite beer!

share   My new favorite beer is a creation of my own! The XV Pale Ale! I tried one a little early… I couldn’t wait… It had only been a week since bottling! But it was ready! Dry hopped for … Continue reading

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Bottled XV Pale ale

share   This past week I bottled XV Pale Ale… XV is the roman numeral symbol for 15… The number of days fir which this beer was dry hopped and the symbol for the rugby union version of the game … Continue reading

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VRFC Headed to Sweet Sixteen!

share   Despite a last second loss in the Mid Atlantic Rugby Football Union DIII championship match… The Virginia Rugby Football Club will continue on having earned a spot in the Round of 16 of the USA Rugby National Championship … Continue reading

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Dry hopping pale ale

share   Dry hopping pale ale with Cascade hops!

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Bottle Brown Brewed Pale

share   This past Sunday I brewed up a 10 gallon batch of pale ale 🙂 with cascade hops! Recipe of my own 🙂 I plan on adding hops to the secondary once it’s there. Also bottle 10 gallons of … Continue reading

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Pale Ale in the works

share   I’m working on a recipe for a 10 gallon extract batch of Pale Ale. Still trying to work out a rugby related name for it… I picked up about 2 lbs of American Crystal 20L, 8oz of Cascade … Continue reading

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Racking the Dog

share   Racked Brown Dog last night… It had reached it’s target FG so I moved it over the secondary carboy. Also added a new bit of functionality to the site for iPad users… It styles it for IPad creating … Continue reading

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Back in Action

share   While Brown Dog Ale continues to bubble away going on almost two weeks now (I’ll probably leave it in the primary another week until the kraeusen settles completely)… I got back to action on the rugby pitch vs. … Continue reading

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Beer Cellar

share   My chest freezer came in and has been plugged in to the digital temp controller… My goal here is to save a few beers from each batch to be enjoyed again at a later date. My plan is … Continue reading

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Shout out to the Mrs.

share   Shout out to my awesome wife for helping me bottle and cap 48 22 oz bottles of Fat Five Ale last night!

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