« on: November 13, 2009, 04:47:29 PM »
Hi, Mike T checking in. 57 (birthday in July so Denny you are still the old fart), 4 kids 19-29, no grandkids yet, 2 cats, 1 dog(brew assistant Pepper). Wife, Juliana started me in 1995 with a Mr Beer,"Here, YOU can make your own BEER!" What a doll! Ag since 2001, 10 gal batches with keggle & Igloo w/ Phil Bottom. Do all styles, but like Amer Pales, Porters, & Barleywines. My lawnmower beer is a SN Celebration Clone. Keg mostly here. Have a Frigidare kegerator that I got new on a steal.
Founding member of WHALES (Woodbridge NJ), Currently in SC and a member of the Savannah Brewers League. We just started a club in Bluffton, SC, Lowcountry MALTS. 4 BOS's in comps. BJCP Reconized, & currently teaching BJCP for a July exam. Love beer, but have a passion for meads.
The obession is paid for by being a Coordinator for a Major Supplimental Insurance. In a prior life, I sold automated valves to the chemical & pharmeceutical industry. Love to golf, I live on a golf course.
Just remember, it's cheap to get in this hobby, but expensive to get out.