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Old 07-11-2007, 10:43 PM   #11
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welcome back! If you are going to go all grain, maybe start with a pale ale or an IPA. Easy enough and hard to mess up, especially the IPA if you are a hophead.

A stout is in my future. Then an Impy stout...........

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Old 07-11-2007, 11:11 PM   #12
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Welcome back.

I've been brewing DME for 13 years.

AG doesn't scare me, but I just don't think the return on investment (ROI) is warranted.

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Old 07-11-2007, 11:32 PM   #13
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Thanks for the replies...................I looked at the only store that carries any supplies in town today and was bummed out. a dozen canned kits that look like they have been in stock since the last time I brewed. All of the hops laying out pn a shelf and nopt in the cooler like they used to be. The whole display (in a natural foods store) was about 4 feet wide stuffed in a corner. I feel I am going to have to order online!
I order my stuff online, too. I highly recommend austinhomebrew.com, morebeer.com and northern brewer. I had great experience with AHB's customer service when I had a (small) problem and I've ordered from them many times.

You can buy an extract kit and it comes with steeping grains and all you need for a batch of beer and they come out really, really good! Shipping at AHB is a flat rate of $5.99 and shipping from morebeer.com is free if you spend $60.
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Old 07-12-2007, 07:13 AM   #14
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I order my stuff online, too. I highly recommend austinhomebrew.com, morebeer.com and northern brewer. I had great experience with AHB's customer service when I had a (small) problem and I've ordered from them many times.

You can buy an extract kit and it comes with steeping grains and all you need for a batch of beer and they come out really, really good! Shipping at AHB is a flat rate of $5.99 and shipping from morebeer.com is free if you spend $60.
Cool, I have family in Mpls and ordered a catalog from Northern today, I also have pals in Austin that I will see in a few weeks, might have them pick up an order for me. I also found lots of hardware I have broken or lost................time to invest
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