Category Archives: Beer

I’m a homebrewer and beer snob.

Winter brewing

Six beers coming up soon: pale ale, Hopslam-style IPA, porter, saison, barley wine, and a belgian of some kind. Continue reading

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Fast into secondary

Brewing update. Last Saturday, Chris and I washed bottles, readied more for washing, and moved beer around. Everything we made has fairly flown into secondary fermentation. We’ve got a lot of bottling to do! (Thank goodness for my brewing partner. … Continue reading

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Cider

Getting back into brewing with apple cider Continue reading

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Odds and ends Friday

Dilger-Easterling happenings for the end of May: catching up after C&W, Amazon bump for the collection, grandparents’ visits, travel plans, and more. Continue reading

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2010 in review

2010 in review. Happy New Year! Continue reading

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Back to making beer

After more than two years, I’m back to making beer, thanks to some help from friends. Pale ale in the carboy now, and two more styles to come this week. Continue reading

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Portland: as a list

My trip to Portland, list style: travel, breaktime, beer, and food. Continue reading

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Odds and ends WPA

A summary of WPA 2010 in Philadelphia: good sessions, my talk went well, and good beer with Jeff. Continue reading

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Odds and ends Saturday

A roundup: Thanksgiving visit from my folks, college football championship season, winter means house work ends. And I’m still not brewing. Continue reading

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Educause Midwest 2009

Recent trip #3: Educause Midwest 2009. With Richard Chamberlain and Rebecca Fauvie, I presented on Western’s response to the IITAA, summarizing a lot of my release-time work to improve web accessibility at WIU. We had pretty good attendance and good … Continue reading

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