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Old 08-21-2012, 10:30 PM   #11
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Two AG on a Sunday. Although more time efficient than two separate brew days, it took most of the enjoyment out of it for me. If I had a helper it might make sense to try again.
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Old 08-21-2012, 10:43 PM   #12
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Two for me, well, technically 2. When I was just starting out, my buddy had the gear and I had the house. So I brewed mine, and then he did his (taking his time I might add), didnt get done until after 2am. Never again. Now i'm just a once-a-day-er.

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Old 08-21-2012, 10:44 PM   #13
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I've done two extract batches in day, but this was with three brewers and one non-brewer on two burners, so it kind of seemed like there wasn't nearly enough work to go around. By myself the best I've done is bottle and brew on the same day.
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Old 08-21-2012, 10:54 PM   #14
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Two and it wasn't bad, but I was able to mash the second while the first boiled so they were somewhat concurrent. I've thought about three but haven't tried it yet.

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Old 08-21-2012, 11:07 PM   #15
Apr 2012
Richland, WA
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Two all grain batches (6bbls total) in one day. I decided I didn't want to have to come in the next day...should have just cancelled the ride and come in instead.

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Old 08-22-2012, 01:59 AM   #16
Aug 2011
Philadelphia, PA
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I've done two (AG) a handful of times, usually when my wife is off visiting her family.

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Old 08-22-2012, 02:45 AM   #17
May 2012
Wash, DC
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The most batches I have ever done in one day was one!

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Old 08-22-2012, 02:50 AM   #18
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Tinley Park, IL
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Two 10gal and one 5gal. 7am - 5pm on a Saturday.

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Old 08-22-2012, 10:59 AM   #19
Mar 2005
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I regularly brew 3 five gallon batches from one mash. So do you count that as one or three?

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Old 08-22-2012, 12:50 PM   #20
Dec 2010
Miamisburg, Ohio
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I'll tell ya whats not a bad brew day at all...doing an extract and all-grain batch in the same day. I have squeezed in an extract batch while waiting for my strike water to heat up and waiting for the 60 min mash on my all-grain batch. It doesn't add much time (if any) to your brew day.

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