Come enter the BrewHardware Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Liquid malt extract from ebay?
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-21-2012, 05:47 PM   #1
yewtah-brewha
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Posts: 723
Liked 31 Times on 25 Posts
Likes Given: 79

Default Liquid malt extract from ebay?

Has any one bought LME or DME on ebay. I saw a auction for 6lbs with shipping for about 19.00 Is this crap? Where is a good place to buy it in bulk I could probaly get the same from my local brew shop for the same price. just thought I'd ask.

__________________
yewtah-brewha is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-21-2012, 05:52 PM   #2
F250
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Jefferson City, MO
Posts: 516
Liked 36 Times on 33 Posts
Likes Given: 82

Default

I personally wouldn't use it, but that doesn't mean there's anything wrong with it. I'd be concerned that it might be old, depending on the seller. I just buy everything from NB knowing their stock turns over at a rapid rate.

Rick

__________________

Primary - Big Pale Citra Ale (AG)(1.063)
Secondary - Bitter (AG)
Bottled - Best Bitter, Bitter, SNPA clone
On deck - Tank #7 clone.

F250 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-21-2012, 07:17 PM   #3
fixitoscar
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: IE, california
Posts: 257
Liked 22 Times on 17 Posts
Likes Given: 11

Default

you want the freshest extract you can get. especially for lme. like f250 said You want to buy from a place that gets their stock turned over alot. northern brewer is good and so is morebeer. If you are getting extract from somewhere else than make sure to get dme instead. It has much longer shelf life.

__________________
fixitoscar is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Liquid Malt Extract or Dried Malt Extract??? mike1978 General Beer Discussion 1 11-15-2009 07:07 PM
Subbing liquid malt extract for dry malt extract suhornet84 Extract Brewing 3 09-18-2009 03:43 AM
Liquid malt extract grasshopper1917 Extract Brewing 7 06-04-2009 06:24 AM
Liquid or Dry Malt Extract kb9vzh Recipes/Ingredients 5 05-05-2009 02:57 AM
Difference in Dry Malt Extract and Liquid Extract ohill1981 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 6 12-09-2008 03:44 PM



Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS