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Old 04-10-2010, 04:54 PM   #1
Sep 2009
New Orleans
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I have done about a dozen partial brews with liquid malt extract from Midwest Supplies. Just placed an order with Northern Brewer, to see what other companies offer. Any thoughts, complaints, or reviews of different brands of liquid malt extract?

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Old 04-10-2010, 05:01 PM   #2
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Aug 2008
Camano Island, Washington
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I always get my LME in bulk from my LHBS. Many of the internet shops sell bull LME as well. The stuff that comes in the cans can be pretty elderly before it even gets to the shop, let alone when it finally gets sold and delivered to you. Freshness is the most important thing when it comes to LME. Stale extract puts your beer at a disadvantage before you even get started.
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Old 04-10-2010, 06:28 PM   #3
Jan 2010
Weymouth, MA
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I found this site while googling for the same sort of thing:

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Old 04-10-2010, 10:25 PM   #4
Sep 2009
East Bay, CA
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I've been happy with the freshness @ Luckily they are in my area. They definately have a good turn over, so I don't think the LME (or DME) sit for long at all.

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