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Old 10-26-2007, 03:41 PM   #1
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I just spent 65$ on 55lbs of Marris Otter, 35$ on 1lb of Amarillo hops.....I dos mios!

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Old 10-26-2007, 03:57 PM   #2
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I just spent 65$ on 55lbs of Marris Otter, 35$ on 1lb of Amarillo hops.....I dos mios!

Better in terms of price, or better in terms of the beer you make. I have probably spent two grand this year on brew stuff, but I am a little obsessed. So the short answer is your technique will get better and the beer will taste better, but in all honesty you are probably saving money brewing at home...
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Old 10-26-2007, 04:02 PM   #3
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Prices are probably not going to come down anytime soon, but $35 for a pound of hops seems steep, even with the current increases.

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Where the heck are you shopping?

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$68.00, plus $20.00 shipping and I'm at $90 delivered to my doorstep.

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Old 10-27-2007, 04:41 AM   #5
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My shop saw a 300% increase in hop prices over 1 month and a 15$ increase in grain prices.

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