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re: 700k in attendance for Trump's inauguration compared to 1.8 mil for Obama's - LSUGrad00
[quote]I know a lady that sold BBQ sausage sammiches so she could go see Barry get inaugurated. She didn't spend a dime of her own money.[/quote] So she worked to get money to go see Obama inaugurated, but she didn't spend her own money?...
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re: Homebrewing Thread: Volume II - LSUGrad00
[quote]So, if it goes past the targeted FG, should I not worry about it or try to adjust it? [/quote] You're more interested in a stable gravity and reaching a specific FG number. The FG in recipes is simply a guideline. Bottling before reaching a stable FG can potentially cause over carbonat...
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re: Growler and Crowlers illegal in LA now? - LSUGrad00
[quote]They give the legislature free booze the whole session, so get whatever they want passed.[/quote] That and a shite ton of money. I could see the distributors being upset with rise of taprooms and breweries selling directly to consumers, but I don't think they give two shits about retaile...
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re: Biggest restaurant flop(s) in Baton Rouge history? - LSUGrad00
[quote]Times Grill....they actually started off pretty solid, probably one of the first "burger" places around here right before that fad started what was the name of the Chinese place that was there originally? They actually had legit sit down Chinese food before all of picture menu places did ...
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re: Growler and Crowlers illegal in LA now? - LSUGrad00
[quote]It's ridiculous that ATC would choose to cite someone unless the law was crystal clear or they announced ahead of time their interpretation[/quote] Was anyone actually cited? Under previous commissioners the ATC would simply warn potential offenders when a law/ruling was under review....
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re: Biggest restaurant flop(s) in Baton Rouge history? - LSUGrad00
[quote]Wasn't the building where south of philly in Sherwood a fast food concept owned by Copland? Seems like it opened in the late 90's and closed really fast[/quote] Yep, that was Wrap & Roll. ...
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re: Biggest restaurant flop(s) in Baton Rouge history? - LSUGrad00
I don't know if it's the biggest flop, but Al Copeland had 2 restaurants flop at the mall of Louisiana in the span two or three years in the late 1990s. Straya - struggled to catch on until they finally ditched the concept, duplicated the Cheesecake Factory, and reopened under its current 'Chees...
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re: Homebrewing Thread: Volume II - LSUGrad00
[quote] I don't understand why the Belgians insist on using green bottles. Every one of them skunks up the beers a bit. I think some of the brewers prefer that as an added level of complexity, but i don't care for it.[/quote] Some brewers definitely prefer it. In fact last year Jester King ex...
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re: Homebrewing Thread: Volume II - LSUGrad00
[quote](c) Just dry hop with Band-Aids [b]and Skunk butt[/b] for the same effect you get from Fantome beers.[/quote] I don't know if its the green bottle or poor handling during transit times, but I don't know if I've ever had a Fantome beer I would purchase again....
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re: Homebrewing Thread: Volume II - LSUGrad00
[quote]really aggressive lacto strain, pedio, as well as brett and sacch yeasts. .... (a) make a small starter, step it up, then ferment like that. If i do this I assume I'm selecting for more bacteria since they'll propagate faster.[/quote] I've done this before and it works ok if you let the...
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re: One Brewery for the rest of your life - LSUGrad00
Small Brewery: Hill Farmstead Large Brewery: Firestone Walker Local Brewery: Parish ...
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re: Long Bridge Brewing opening in Abita Springs - LSUGrad00
[quote]If my choices were Natty or Covington strawberry, i am going with natty. [/quote] Come on baw... you don't like that nasty pink booger that Covington Strawberry gets on the bottom after it's been shelf turding for a couple months and all the fruit drops out. :lol: ...
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re: Long Bridge Brewing opening in Abita Springs - LSUGrad00
[quote]gnarley barley is canning catahoula common[/quote] I really like this beer. It will be nice to keep on hand at the house for the non-craft crowd....
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re: Long Bridge Brewing opening in Abita Springs - LSUGrad00
[quote]Does LA still have the 10% law?[/quote] it's a little more complicated now, but yes. 3,000 BBLs or 10%, whichever is greater. For me, the biggest surprise on there is that Covington has an 11.5% market share. ...
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re: Long Bridge Brewing opening in Abita Springs - LSUGrad00
[quote]Abita, [b]NOLA[/b], and Convington were all hemorrhaging market shares [/quote] Did this count on premises sales? NOLA does a ton business through their taproom. ...
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re: FBD - I've got 'em, may as well drink 'em - LSUGrad00
F&SBD: Envie 3.0 Loving this new recipe. Only thing wrong with this beer is that my wife likes it and drank two bottles last night when I wasn't looking. Would like to eventually to get a hold of some of that DDHE, but can't justify driving to Broussard for it.. ...
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re: What's your favorite apple? Mine is an envy - LSUGrad00
Honeycrisp from the store McIntosh apples are awesome straight off the tree, but when I buy them locally they just don't taste the same. The flavors seem muted....
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re: Long Bridge Brewing opening in Abita Springs - LSUGrad00
[quote]What do they brew?[/quote] Beer, did you not read the mans post? Their coffee stout has won the NOOT popularity contest three years running. Always good to see another local brewery open. :cheers:...
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re: Homebrewing Thread: Volume II - LSUGrad00
[quote]One day, I decided to take a cup of water and put it in the kegerator for a couple of days. I then measured the temperature of the water with a probe thermometer and found it to be 33°F. That is when I realized why each keg started to foam at the end. It was getting over-carbonated because th...
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re: FBD - 70 degree Christmas Eve edition - LSUGrad00
FBD-3BD: Mudbug Cafe au Lait [img]https://imgur.com/VDwCBMs.gif[/img] Merry Christmas Eve All...
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