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    TexLaw replied to the thread Sweet Maria's Moka Kadir.
    @Cricket1, I have them vacuum packed, so they are fine in the freezer.
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    TexLaw replied to the thread Sweet Maria's Moka Kadir.
    Based on this advice, I've been playing with taking the roast a little further. A couple of roasts ago, a took it well into second...
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    TexLaw replied to the thread School me on Brandy vs Cognac.
    That's exactly what I did while teaching a beer evaluation class, and I've seen it done in other contexts. Folks learn to concentrate...
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    TexLaw replied to the thread Alden v. Mephisto.
    I haven't tried on either one of those particular shoes, but I warn all that you can have my other Mephistos when you pry them from my...
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    TexLaw replied to the thread School me on Brandy vs Cognac.
    I completely agree with that, and I've witnessed it in a number of different tasting situations (whisk(e)y, beer, chocolate, wine)...
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    On the subject of cocktails with champagne, one must mention the Kir Royale. Champagne and a bit of crème de cassis (I like just a very...
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    TexLaw replied to the thread Any home-brewers???.
    It's a great way to save money on yeast, but also a great way to get a high pitch rate for a big beer. I typically start a high OG beer...
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    TexLaw replied to the thread Favourite instant coffee?.
    I don't typically stick instant unless I'm traveling and the brewed options aren't so great (or not around). Medaglia d'Oro is my...
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    TexLaw replied to the thread First bifocals :(.
    I've got a pair of progressives on the way. Here's hoping they work out.
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    TexLaw replied to the thread Airport Drinks.
    Too true. Too true. That's part of the fun, though. I've often wondered why some have cracked down so hard. I know it's real money, and...
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    TexLaw replied to the thread The Speakeasy Acquisitions - 2019.
    I keep forgetting to post this. I brought home 10 gallons of 10th Mountain Rye, custome aged in that barrel.
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    A good Gluehwein hits the spot, too.
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    TexLaw replied to the thread THE THIN BLUE SMOKE THREAD XI.
    I did a brisket cook over the weekend. Whenever I cook brisket, I separate the point and flat after it's done. The point goes in the...
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    I world just move on. I'd probably smile a little, meekly. Your problem, Captain, is that she was right, even if you caused no harm...
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    I don't have a recipe, but I've enjoyed a good Hot Buttered Rum on occasion.
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