Reflecting Pool Pale Ale

Style:American Pale Ale Volume:5 gallons Brew Date: January 24th, 2010 Bottle Date: February 11th, 2010 Recipe: http://hopville.com/recipe/193470/american-pale-ale-recipes/reflecting-pool-pale-ale Reflecting Pool Pale Ale is my attempt at a clone of Mirror Pond Pale Ale by Deschutes Brewery. This recipe is dedicated to my brother-in-law Kirk Brohman. It’s his favorite brew. Very close to the original. Tasty, well…

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Czech Your Head Lager

Style:Standard American Lager Volume: 5 gallons Brew Date: January 17th, 2010 Bottle Date: February 2nd, 2010 Recipe: http://hopville.com/recipe/169176/standard-american-lager-recipes/czech-your-head-lager Based off of a Pilsner Urquell clone and real crowd pleaser. There’s definitely going to be a second incarnation of this! Bright, clean, fresh taste. Very clear with a tight white head. The colder served the better….

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North Portland Ale

Style: American India Pale Ale Volume: 5 gallons Brew Date: January 2nd, 2010 Bottle Date: January 14th, 2010 Recipe: http://hopville.com/recipe/158928/american-ipa-recipes/north-portland-ale Based off of one of my favorite IPAs, Lagunitas, this is a well hopped and medium malt body. Not too alcoholic and can be used as a session IPA. Named after my neighborhood: North Portland,…

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Premier Pale Ale

Style: American Pale Ale Volume: 5 gallons Brew Date: December 26th, 2009 Bottle Date: January 10th, 2010 Recipe: http://hopville.com/recipe/158275/american-pale-ale-recipes/premier-pale-ale My first homebrew and it turned out great! I’d like to thank Aaron and Joe at Homebrew Exchange. They helped me learn to brew and gave me the confidence and information to produce my first beer….

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MaNiFeX.net 5.1 Launched

Hello again, all!  2010 has been a crazy year for me.  Plenty of turmoil, data loss, and just general weird happenings.  I’m in the process of fixing up MaNiFeX.net again.  Still using WordPress, which I love as a dynamic website environment.  Most of the pages here are stubs, so bear with me as I update…

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