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View Poll Results: What Is Your Favorite Time Of Day To Brew?
Early in the morning (up with the sun) 17 34.69%
Midday (10am or thereabouts) 19 38.78%
Afternoon (lunch first, then brew) 9 18.37%
Evening (after dinner) 7 14.29%
Overnight (night-owl brewing) 2 4.08%
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Old 02-26-2007, 04:23 PM   #1

When is your favorite time of the day to brew. I'm beginning to really enjoy brewing early on a Saturday morning. By early, I mean up with the sun and mashing by ~7am.

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Old 02-26-2007, 04:27 PM   #2
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Nov 2006
Central PA
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Yeah, same here if I can get up then and get rolling. Usually though, out of necessity it can really vary. Sometimes it is a late Friday night, which isn't too bad either imo.
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Old 02-26-2007, 04:33 PM   #3
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Mostly depends on how cold or hot it is...
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Old 02-26-2007, 04:33 PM   #4
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Jul 2006
Maryland 'burbs of Washington, D.C.
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By necessity, I brew in the mornings. If I'm desperate, I'll brew in the evenings after the kids are in bed, but it makes for a late night.

I'm not a morning person, but I do enjoy brewing at about 8 am. I make some coffee, and eat breakfast while steeping my grains. Good times! Very Zen!

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Old 02-26-2007, 04:57 PM   #5
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I usually start around 9-10 on the weekends although since I took the jump to AG I've been thinking of starting earlier. I just like being able to be finished in time for football/racing/baseball whatever on the weekends.
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Old 02-26-2007, 05:05 PM   #6
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"I used to Brew Beer. But I'll tell you something: I would only brew it in the late evening. Oh, occasionally the early evening, but usually the late evening. Or the mid-evening. Just the early evening, mid-evening and late evening. Occasionally, early afternoon, early mid-afternoon, or perhaps the late-mid-afternoon. Oh, sometimes the early-mid-late-early morning ... But never at dusk. Never at dusk!"

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I have brewed at dusk BTW.
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Old 02-26-2007, 05:14 PM   #7
Jan 2007
New York
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I'm definitely a morning brewer. If I finish by 2pm, then I feel like I've gotten so much accomplished that I can just watch TV on the couch or whatever for the rest of the day. Or drink and fall asleep on the couch, that works too.
Nothing until I figure out if I can make it happen over in the UK.

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Old 02-26-2007, 05:14 PM   #8
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I'm a midday / afternoon guy if I can do it. Sometimes I do evenings, but I try not to make a habit of it.
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Old 02-26-2007, 05:19 PM   #9
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Central, Wisconsin
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mid day here ... get some coffee Check HBT......... see S.O. of to work and start brewing and RDWAHAHB... atleast it gets me close to noon!
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Old 02-26-2007, 05:25 PM   #10
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Houston, TX
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Definitely first thing in the morning. I love getting it knocked out early; it gives me a real sense of accomplishment for the day. I'm usually done sometime between 10am and noon. Bottling, however, I prefer to do in the evening (early, mid, or late ).
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