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View Poll Results: What time do you normally brew?
Morning (i.e., before noon) 183 61.82%
Afternoon 67 22.64%
Evening (i.e., after dinnertime) 32 10.81%
Middle of the night 14 4.73%
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:52 PM   #1
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:53 PM   #2
Nov 2009
Aurora Colorado
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right around noon, sooner if im able to

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Old 06-28-2012, 05:56 PM   #3
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I like to start the BK between noon & 2pm usually. Gives me time to get done & cleaned up in time for dinner to get on the stove.
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:56 PM   #4
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I like to start about 7AM .. always been morning person so I get up early everyday, sunrise is the best part of the day.
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:56 PM   #5
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I usually start the late morning and it's usually Sunday when I'm more free with my time. Takes me about 4 hours to mash and 'pail up' 5ish gallons.
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Old 06-28-2012, 06:04 PM   #6
Feb 2012
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did my secound AG brew last sunday. started heating water at 2pm pitched yeast at 8:30pm.

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Old 06-28-2012, 06:08 PM   #7
May 2011
Bartlesville, OK
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7 am saturday, 2 - 14 gallon batches, done by 5pm

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Old 06-28-2012, 06:09 PM   #8
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usually sundays from 9to2 when the wife works her 1 day a week and the kids are hooked on cartoons
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Old 06-28-2012, 06:20 PM   #9
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Saturday morning early. Gives you more reasons to look forward to the weekend when time comes to pop one open.

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Old 06-28-2012, 06:24 PM   #10
Nov 2011
Tiffin, OH
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I've got a 3 year old and an 8 month old. My free time begins at 8:15 pm when they are both in bed. That's why I brew at night. My last 5 gal all-grain batch was completed (including cleanup) in 3:20. So, I'm in bed before midnight

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