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Posted in thread: Would these Kegs work? on 10-30-2012 at 07:35 PM
It's a good price if you can pick them up in person, or are buying a large quantity. For a
single unit, shipping is $40... The shipping price per keg drops as you increase the quantity.
If you're ever...
Posted in thread: Where to buy glassware on 10-24-2012 at 07:35 PM
I got some 16oz tulip glasses from Crate and Barrel. It's the perfect size for a 12oz bottle
with a bit of head. They changed it a bit from the ones that I bought, but it's essentially the
Posted in thread: Going to Chicago on 09-24-2012 at 08:52 PM
Honestly - I wouldn't recommend Goose Island Brewpubs... I was very disappointed the last time
I was there. They were out of most of the beers on their list, even their basic IPA. The ones
they did ha...
Posted in thread: New Cider Maker on 06-25-2012 at 02:56 PM
I recently made a cider with some juice from Fresh Market (similar to Whole Foods). I dumped in
5 gallons of juice and a smack pack of Wyeast 3711 French Saison yeast. It's pretty great.
Rather dry, w...
Posted in thread: Fall Cider prices on 06-06-2012 at 04:42 AM
I know of a large Chicago farmer that lost 75% of their apple crop... Another lost almost all
of their peaches and cherries. Early warmup followed by late frost.
Posted in thread: Police steal homebrew equipment on 05-20-2012 at 04:03 PM
When this first came out, it seemed like the cops were being crazy and accusing a home brewer.
After more details have come out, the guys being charged were guests in the brewers home, the
cops have b...
Posted in thread: Beginner question. Basic equipment needed for hard apple juice/cider? on 05-11-2012 at 09:01 PM
Slightly off topic - but these items don't qualify for Amazon Prime. Between those two items,
you'll end up paying nearly $9 in shipping.
Posted in thread: Advice on some new equipment on 05-10-2012 at 06:01 PM
I got the 7-gallon setup from Midwest, and have been very happy with it. I started pricing out
stuff to DIY it, and it wasn't that big of a difference in price - so I just bought the kit. I
Posted in thread: Sparging Fly , Need Help > on 04-20-2012 at 03:11 PM
My buddy uses a showerhead attached to the hose from his HLT. Works pretty well. It took a
couple of fittings/adapters to hook the hose up to the showerhead, but those parts are all
easily obtainable ...
Posted in thread: $70 Off 4-Faucet Kit with Kegs on 04-18-2012 at 07:03 PM
please send me the coupon