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Old 08-03-2012, 11:16 PM   #1
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First, my apologies if this question has been asked. I did a search and couldn't find another relevant post.

Does anyone have a suggestion on a good place to buy hops and/or malt extract (dry)? I do like checking out my local homebrew shop but they don't always have what I am looking for and I would like to cut costs if I can. Not to mention they are the only shop in southern Arizona. Thanks in advance.

 
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Old 08-03-2012, 11:30 PM   #2
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Northernbrewer's pretty good, especially if you need english malts.

 
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Old 08-03-2012, 11:31 PM   #3
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Here ya go....

http://morebeer.com/
http://www.northernbrewer.com/shop/
http://www.austinhomebrew.com/index.php
http://www.brewmasterswarehouse.com/
http://www.midwestsupplies.com/
http://www.rebelbrewer.com/shoppingcart/
http://www.ritebrew.com/
http://www.farmhousebrewingsupply.co...ts/default.asp
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Old 08-03-2012, 11:49 PM   #4
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Of the ones I've had good experiences with, Austin Homebrew is closest to you. Those guys are great.
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Old 08-04-2012, 08:39 AM   #5
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Thanks for all the suggestions. It looks like my local shop is the best for me for DME but if anyone is interested "www.Hopsdirect.com" sells hops quite cheaply. 1 pound of pellets for $9.15. Even with shipping that is around half what I pay locally.

 
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Old 08-04-2012, 02:24 PM   #6
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Thanks for all the suggestions. It looks like my local shop is the best for me for DME but if anyone is interested "www.Hopsdirect.com" sells hops quite cheaply. 1 pound of pellets for $9.15. Even with shipping that is around half what I pay locally.
I get almost all my hops through them. Great company. Their pounds tend to be a little over 16oz, too.
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Old 08-04-2012, 03:42 PM   #7
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I just ordered 7 lbs from yakimavalleyhops.com $86 after tax and shipping. Not a huge selection between now and October, but that's the case almost everywhere. You could also try nikobrew. If you're looking to stockpile extract, your LHBS might cut you a deal on a huge order.

 
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Old 08-05-2012, 02:34 PM   #8
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Thanks again. No, not looking to stockpile, just looking for somewhere at least as cheap (preferably cheaper) than my local that will deliver. I live way out in the boonies and it's a bit of a drive (35 miles) to get to the brew shop.

 
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