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Posted in thread: Hops/Malt store? on 08-05-2012 at 02:34 PM
Thanks again. No, not looking to stockpile, just looking for somewhere at least as cheap
(preferably cheaper) than my local that will deliver. I live way out in the boonies and it's a
bit of a drive (...
Posted in thread: Hops/Malt store? on 08-04-2012 at 08:39 AM
Thanks for all the suggestions. It looks like my local shop is the best for me for DME but if
anyone is interested "www.Hopsdirect.com" sells hops quite cheaply. 1 pound of pellets for
$9.15. Even wit...
Posted in thread: Hops/Malt store? on 08-03-2012 at 11:16 PM
First, my apologies if this question has been asked. I did a search and couldn't find another
relevant post.Does anyone have a suggestion on a good place to buy hops and/or malt extract
(dry)? I do li...
Posted in thread: Cooling your wort with ice on 04-28-2012 at 07:53 PM
Thanks for the responses. I've got some ice trays (large cubes) on order so I can freeze my own
properly sterilized (boiled) water but until then I am just using commercial. It's good to know
Posted in thread: Stone 15th Anniversary Escondidian Imperial Black IPA clone on 04-28-2012 at 01:50 AM
In case anyone is interested in a partial mash recipe, my latest batch is about as close to the
15th as I remember (we can't get any more here in AZ so I'm relying on my not-so-good memory).
But it's ...
Posted in thread: Cooling your wort with ice on 04-28-2012 at 01:32 AM
I realize this may not be the proper area for this discussion but I couldn't find a more
appropriate area for it. I have, for the last several brews, used ice to cool my wort. And by
that I don't mean...
Posted in thread: Greetings from Vail, AZ on 03-24-2012 at 05:46 PM
Update: Kind of strange replying to yourself but what the heck. My first batch is in the
secondary (and tastes great so far!!) and I've started my second (a Schwarzbier clone) and Im
using the afforme...
Posted in thread: Greetings from Vail, AZ on 03-19-2012 at 11:25 PM
I'm not new to brewing although it has been over 15 years since my last attempt. But when our
IRS refund came in this year I thought I'd get back into it. So, after spending LOTS of money
on new stuff...
Posted in thread: Straining the wort on 03-19-2012 at 09:09 PM
Sorry, I see now that the question of straining the wort has already been asked and answered.