Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Recipes/Ingredients > Rice Hulls Question??
Thread Tools
Old 02-25-2007, 04:10 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Plainfield, IL
Posts: 34
Default Rice Hulls Question??

I am interested in using rice hulls to help prevent stuck sparges but was wondering where is the best place to purchase them in bulk (say 10 pounds) and what is the shelf life of them. I have seen homebrew suppliers sell them but I was not sure if it was cheaper to purchase them elsewhere and if they will work as good.

flippindiscs is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 02-25-2007, 05:21 PM   #2
Bloody John Roberts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
knipknup's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Behind the Zion Curtain
Posts: 875
Liked 8 Times on 6 Posts


I bought a bag from my LHBS. They can order anything I want - I just have to wait a week. You might start there. Rice hulls are dirt cheap. You probably won't save much by buying in bulk. I bought 3# for about $3. So to buy 10#, may cost me $10 or $9. Where you save the $$ is buying grain or extract in bullk. Keep the bag sealed - maybe vacuum pack - and you won't have to worry about shelf life.
Every pirate lives for something different. For some, it's the open sea. For others (the masochists), it's the food. For you, it's definitely the fighting. Two things complete your pirate persona: style and swagger. Maybe a little too much swagger sometimes -- but who really cares? Arr!
knipknup is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rice Hulls Wade E General Techniques 6 06-28-2009 02:58 AM
Rice Hulls Hammy71 All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 10 05-24-2009 11:06 PM
Rice Hulls Wild Duk All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 8 03-25-2009 11:59 AM
Quick rice hulls question Cape Brewing All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 9 02-19-2009 09:37 PM
Rice hulls from white or brown rice? eddie884 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 2 07-21-2008 10:13 PM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads