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Old 03-02-2011, 10:10 PM   #1
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Default Favorite place to buy extract kits?

fairly straight forward, been looking around and don't know if 1 place is better then another then another.


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Old 03-02-2011, 10:25 PM   #2
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Although I've never brewed an exact kit to the ingredient, I've based most of my recipes on Northern Brewer kits plus the research I've done on these forums.

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Old 03-02-2011, 10:26 PM   #3
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Austin Homebrew Supply. ( AHS )
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Old 03-02-2011, 11:06 PM   #4
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AHS or Northern Brewer. Made kits from both with great results.
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morebeer.com has top notch service and super fresh ingredients.
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Midwest supplies is the s*it!!
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Midwest supplies is the s*it!!
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I do like Midwest Supplies, it's where I bought all my equipment when I started brewing and I've stuck with them. Their prices are competitive and shipping is quick to me (Omaha, NE)...

What I do like about Midwest over AHS is that they list their ingredients for the kit on the website, that way I know ahead of time what I'm getting and if there is anything I'd like to add. For example, their SNPA clone lists the hops (Perle and Cascade). When I brewed the kit, I ordered another oz of Cascade for dry-hopping. It's not a huge deal, but I like it
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Old 03-03-2011, 01:45 AM   #9
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^^^ same with NB, they give you the recipe break down, and when I order their Black IPA, I plan on adding an oz. of centennial somewhere in the boil to bump the IBU to where I want it, with AHS, although their kits are great, you arent quite sure what and how much of anything you are getting.
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Old 03-03-2011, 02:01 AM   #10
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I have only ever ordered from Midwest, they've never given me reason not to. The AHS clone selection is tempting though.


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