| Food and Drink Board|| re: It's Grand Reserve Day! - ballacheez on 12/16/13 at 3:11 pm|
[quote]Yeah I'd have liked to get more than one to age one. I got the last one at Hokus.. and I'm lucky I even got that. I worked all weekend and work today so my odds of getting any in BR after work are pretty much nil; I'm happy and thankful for just one.[/quote]
Ha, you're welcome! I got 2 of...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Best Place to buy a cooked turkey and fixings.... - ballacheez on 11/21/13 at 3:56 pm|
Jasmines on the Bayou
| Food and Drink Board|| re: GABF - ballacheez on 10/8/13 at 9:28 am|
flying out thursday. will be at the Friday evening and saturday members only sessions. :nana:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: just moved to Gonzales around purpera.. what's good around there - ballacheez on 10/1/13 at 5:43 pm|
is it where halftime used to be, or just the same strip? i've never been but heard great things....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: just moved to Gonzales around purpera.. what's good around there - ballacheez on 10/1/13 at 4:46 pm|
i might get flamed, but I like golden buddha.
grand wall if you want options and HIV.
hello tokyo is OK, never tried iKura..
Leader's for fried chicken & catfish.
john micheal's good eats.
brewbacher's chicken & cheese poboys, onion rings & fried mushrooms.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Who has the best wings in BR? - ballacheez on 8/8/13 at 2:37 pm|
Jasmines on the Bayou if you like them naked. None are greater....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Beer. What's in your fridge? - ballacheez on 7/26/13 at 3:27 pm|
i think i got most of it... not a lot of mind blowers..
2009 DFH 90
2010 DFH 90
2011 DFH 90
2012 DFH 90
2013 DFH 90 (quite a few)
2009 DFH 120 (2)
2009 DFH Palo Santo
2009 DFH Burton Baton
DFH Indian Brown
DFH Raison D'etre
DFH Chicory Stout
Westy 12 (4)
SW Low Ryeder
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Who has the best buffalo wings in BR? (Not counting major chains) - ballacheez on 1/23/13 at 10:58 pm|
Sorry, had to bump this.
Jasmines on the Bayou.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: Homebrew updates and new beers tried - ballacheez on 1/22/13 at 2:49 pm|
damn! where have I been??...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: Homebrew updates and new beers tried - ballacheez on 1/22/13 at 2:42 pm|
[quote]The only two new ones for me lately are the Bayou Teche Joie A Tous and the SN 2013 Ruthless Rye. [/quote]
where did you see the 2013 RR?
on a side note, the AHS oaked bourbon whiskey stout we brewed in June is tasting awesome. isn't quite as dark as I'd like, but still awesome. mig...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Westy 12 Lottery - ballacheez on 12/15/12 at 4:31 pm|
glad i showed up, i was the first name called! :dude:
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Who else got their Westvleteren 12? - ballacheez on 12/12/12 at 5:32 pm|
is Steins sold out of westy???...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Who else got their Westvleteren 12? - ballacheez on 12/12/12 at 11:06 am|
if anyone knows where I can still grab one, please let me know!
I called both whole foods Monday but they were already pre-sold out..
on a side note, I'll pay someone $35 for a chalice and 2 bottles! SERIOUSLY. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Brewing: what you making? - ballacheez on 8/17/12 at 10:54 am|
doing a 10 gal batch of a summer blonde tomorrow.. just picked up a 60-plate chiller.. can't wait to give it a go..
anyone have a refractometer they want to let go of?...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: F&D Board, when ya get a hankering for wings...what ya got? - ballacheez on 8/16/12 at 9:51 pm|
Jasmines on the Bayou. No contest. Best wings hands down. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Are you a beer snob? - ballacheez on 8/4/12 at 10:17 pm|
Not according to that article.. When I see someone wearing loafers I want to vomit all over the loafers.
But I [i]will[/i] sniff a beer in public......
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing - Bored at Work, Weekend Recap Thread - ballacheez on 7/30/12 at 6:04 pm|
kegged my imperial stout yesterday. wound up about 10% abv. still need to go grab some maker's and soak my oak chips to throw in...
thinkin i might give that pliney clone a go next.....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Restaurants in Gonzales - ballacheez on 7/6/12 at 5:01 pm|
Born & raised in Gonzales, & I agree with Murray's for the Jambalaya. Jambalaya Shoppe is good. Ralph's is also good and they do jambalaya on Saturdays as well I believe. Murray's is the best.
#1 rule while you are here: Go to Cal's Bakery and get fresh doughnuts. And get there early.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing - Plans for the 4th Holiday - ballacheez on 7/3/12 at 10:09 am|
anyone spot the 10th anniversary ruination yet? I went to marcello's last monday and the guy said they'd have it that thursday. I figured i'd be safe going to calandro's yesterday, but it wasn't there.
and thanks to all you a-holes who cleaned out the green flash! :lol:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing - Plans for the 4th Holiday - ballacheez on 7/3/12 at 9:57 am|
this one maybe?
my pump looks like its 50 years old, but still kicking.
no homebrewing stuff tomorrow, besides drinking it & waiting on the wheat to fini...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Daily homebrew thread - ballacheez on 7/2/12 at 4:42 pm|
wax teeth were my favorite :lol:
brewed a wheat extract, couldn't find the lid to my bucket, so i split it up into my 2 5 gallon carboys..
imperial stout in the middle...
things i learned this weekend:
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Zaxby's Coming to LA?? - ballacheez on 7/2/12 at 4:14 pm|
[quote]That was bailey's[/quote]
ahh, yeah that was it. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Zaxby's Coming to LA?? - ballacheez on 7/2/12 at 1:28 pm|
wasn't there a zaxby's at lee & highland? whoever it was, cane's put them out of business....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: Because i want to talk about homebrewing - ballacheez on 6/29/12 at 3:23 pm|
[quote]i need to watch somebody or help them first [/quote]
i could still benefit from watching someone who actually knows what they're doing :lol:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: Because i want to talk about homebrewing - ballacheez on 6/29/12 at 3:00 pm|
Brewing up an extract wheat tomorrow... Thinking of blueberries in secondary, but I need something quick & sessionable for my empty tap handle....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Visiting BR This Weekend and Thinking About Trying Out That Himalayas Restaurant - ballacheez on 6/28/12 at 11:37 pm|
people i know who like indian food love it. i freaking hate it.
i'd rather go to waka house 1/2 mile away. cucumber salad, tuna sashimi, mango shrimp tempura roll, katsumoto roll, & karadynamite roll. die happy. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Homebrewing: Blackberry Wheat - ballacheez on 6/27/12 at 4:45 pm|
[quote]So you recirculate the ice water through the wort chiller...[/quote]
this is what I do too. marine submersible pump + ice water. i also added in a whirlpool tube & recirculated the wort through my march pump this past weekend. I went from boiling to 64* in about 25 minutes. i only have a 20 ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Homebrewing: Who's brewing this weekend? - ballacheez on 6/23/12 at 3:45 pm|
Just started the boil for the imperial stout. Drinking some homebrew. Life is good....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Chocolate Stout recipe - ballacheez on 6/22/12 at 4:10 pm|
preservatives maybe... i know in cider making you can't use apple juice with potassium sorbate (a preservative) or you'll inhibit the fermentation.....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: SN: Hoptimum - ballacheez on 6/22/12 at 3:34 pm|
can anyone confirm seeing green flash elsewhere?...