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Old 07-31-2009, 05:44 PM   #1
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As I troll around HBT I see people with many different brews on tap or multiple brews fermenting. While I have certainly had both of these I get the feeling Im not brewing as frequently as otheres, which kind of makes me jealous. SO with that said Id like to see how often you guys are brewing. Me...about once every 2-3 weeks. YOU???

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Old 07-31-2009, 05:45 PM   #2
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I brew a 10G batch once a month
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Old 07-31-2009, 05:47 PM   #3
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It really depends on what is going on. I felt that I got pretty carried away in '08. I was brewing 2 batches a month minimum and had several stints of once a weekend for a couple months at a time. My neighbors and coworkers really liked me last year.

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Old 07-31-2009, 05:47 PM   #4
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Just 1 5g batch about every 4-6 weeks.

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Old 07-31-2009, 05:48 PM   #5
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I do maybe 5 gallons a month. I drink little enough (<10 pints a week) that it's more than enough for me. It also lets me have stuff in my sig longer
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Old 07-31-2009, 05:54 PM   #6
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i manage to fit in 1-2 10gal batches a month the past few. over the winter it seemed like i was brewing a batch a week. when i discovered death brewers splash sparge things got a little crazy in the kitchen.
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Old 07-31-2009, 05:57 PM   #7
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When I am not making major upgrades I brew about 1-2 10g batches a month.

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Old 07-31-2009, 05:57 PM   #8
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Good question so I looked at my notes. I've brewed 11 times this year so with this being the 30th week of the year, it looks like I average about every three weeks or so. And when I brew I do 10gal AG.
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Old 07-31-2009, 06:02 PM   #9
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A lot. I lost count. At least 20 gallons a month. I had 40 gallons fermenting at one time. I'd be brewing right now if it wasn't for those damned lagers in the way.
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Old 07-31-2009, 06:12 PM   #10
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Almost every weekend..., but never exceeding my annual limit...
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