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Old 10-26-2009, 01:15 AM   #1
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Default Where can I find Spruce Tips to buy in the USA

So I have been looking all night for Spruce Tips. Does anyone know a website I can purchase these in the USA? I can find them for sale in Canada. I am looking for the actual tips, not extract. Thank you so much!

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Old 10-26-2009, 03:29 AM   #2
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Call me in the Spring - I'll send you some

(not sure where you can buy them - didn't even know you could)

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I'd just wait until the Spring and pick them off a spruce somewhere. It's like looking for wet hops in January.

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trying to make the spruce ale in the lastest BYO, eh? as am i .

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is it too late to harvest spruce tips in MA?

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So I have been looking all night for Spruce Tips.
Try under a spruce tree.
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There's got to be at least one spruce tree in Canada...

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is it too late to harvest spruce tips in MA?
no - in fact, I don't think the new growth has started yet. Should be soon though.
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no - in fact, I don't think the new growth has started yet. Should be soon though.
Ah, er, ARGHHH...Edward Teach...
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