I'd rather have the grains than the Star San. Star San lasts a really long time anyways. One bottle from the LHBS will take care of me for 6 months or better.....
For me, brewing is more than a hobby but less than a career.
Primary: Session Pale Ale
Secondary: 20 gallons of Oktoberfest
Secondary: Citra Honey Rye Ale
Secondary: Edel Experiment-ale
Secondary: Coffee Porter
On Tap: Experimental Pale Ale