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Old 05-15-2013, 11:52 PM   #251
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I know it's a lot of work to organize and run the group buy but any chance of a NYC group buy #2?
I would be in for a sack or two.....
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Old 05-16-2013, 03:12 PM   #252
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If no one feels like organizing it, I have bought sacks of grain through Bitter and Esters before. They charged $10 on top of the Country Malt price to cover shipping and their time, but I'd say it was well worth it just for convenience of being able to pick up from them at my leisure instead of coordinating with someone. They just lump in your grain with their other orders so you don't need to get a minimum together. Not sure if that's something they do regularly but you might give them a call.

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Old 05-16-2013, 04:27 PM   #253
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Is that for specialty grains (crystal 60) as well or just base malts?

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Old 05-17-2013, 02:56 PM   #254
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Is that for specialty grains (crystal 60) as well or just base malts?
I didn't ask. Just dug up the email chain and apparently they don't order from Country Malt. For reference, I paid a total of $53 for a 55 lb sack of Maris Otter.
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Old 05-23-2013, 06:19 AM   #255
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I was just at bitter and esters today, it's 55 for a sack of 2 row.

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Old 06-01-2013, 05:45 PM   #256
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It's been 3.5 weeks. What's the update?
8 weeks now? Any update keepitcold?
What was the final number per bag? If its dimes and quarters per bag dont even worry about it.
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Doesnt sound like the last one worked out that well? Well, i am up for a buy if anyone can organize one (not sure with the new pricing/rule structure of country malt). I am up for3 sacks and some shares if so!

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Old 06-22-2013, 08:29 AM   #258
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I would be in for 2 or 3 sacks.

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