I am a Technical Product Manager at Electronic Theatre Controls Inc; this is my home on the web which includes software I have developed, both free and for sale, notes on beer, brewing, software and other items of interest.


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The Quad Squad (Belgian Quadrupel)

Since we've been getting better at the all-grain brewing style I've been wanting to try a stronger all-grain beer.. and found a recipe from the Mad Fermentationist that looked perfect. This should be a great beer for Christmas. I had to modify slightly based on what I had from the local homebrew store. Here is […]

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Beer Review – Fraoch Heather Ale

Fraoch Heather Ale from Williams Brothers Brewing, Stirling, Scotland Bottle age unknown, best before date shown as February 2010 (this month…). Drank at 68F Purchased from Steve's Liquor, Madison WI

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All Grain Part 2 – The Recipe

So on to the next part of the all-grain plan – the recipe. We're going for an oatmeal stout as our first attempt. Something like this (based on John Palmer's Mill Run Stout) :

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