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Posted in thread: 9 lb partial mash? on 08-09-2014 at 12:25 AM
I'm rounding your grain to 9 pounds and your water to 3 gallons which is 12 quarts. In mashing
we usually talk about ratios of water to grain in terms of qts per lb of grain. 12 to 9 puts
you around 1...
Posted in thread: Albany Area Brewers on 08-02-2014 at 05:20 PM
I will let everyone know next time we are getting ready to place an order.I'd really appreciate
it too! Don't want it to turn into a hassle for you though.
Posted in thread: Albany Area Brewers on 07-22-2014 at 05:17 PM
I'm in Binghamton NY. Is there a group but around here?Start another thread and title it
Binghamton area brewers. Hopefully you get as many responses as this thread!
Posted in thread: Albany Area Brewers on 07-13-2014 at 08:53 PM
I bought 10 bags from Saratoga Zymurgist last year and got a good deal, plus it helps support
local business. I could use about 5 sacks atm.I do most of my business with them other than
hops and yeast...
Posted in thread: Albany Area Brewers on 07-13-2014 at 08:44 PM
here is good group buy picked up 9 bags of base malt for about 37 dollars a 50# bagthe pick up
was wappingers fallsall the bestS_MJust missed their latest group buy. I'll keep an eye on it!
Posted in thread: Albany Area Brewers on 07-13-2014 at 04:34 PM
I'm always looking for ways to keep the price of ingredients low. I buy bulk malt extract, hops
by the pound (usually at Niko or Farmhouse), and my favorite dry yeast in lots of 20 pkgs to
get a 15% d...
Posted in thread: Winter Brewing on 11-30-2013 at 11:27 AM
I plan to brew outside through the Adirondack Mountain winter. In fact it was below zero when I
started yesterday but was up in the teens when I started the boil. We'll see how cold I'll go…
Posted in thread: It's cold outside and I want to brew! on 11-29-2013 at 03:03 PM
-22c here so i won't be brewing outdoors today!! That's about -8 F. Couldn't let that stop me
or I'd have to start buying beer. It's almost 10 F now & I'm 15 minutes into boil. Little over
an hour or ...
Posted in thread: It's cold outside and I want to brew! on 11-29-2013 at 12:41 PM
-4 F here and I'm starting to crush grains. Will boil outside. This what I'll need to do to
keep a supply of Homebrew over the winter in the Adirondack Mountains.
Posted in thread: Awesome deal on LME! but a few questions on 11-02-2013 at 11:22 PM
This looks like the best price I can get for malt extract in any form. 50 lbs DME = 62.5 lbs
LME. Factoring in $20 shipping that's around $2.10/lb LME equivalent.