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Old 10-17-2012, 03:09 PM   #51
Feb 2012
raeford, nc
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Midwest or northern brewer! Both are pretty awesome!

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Old 10-18-2012, 02:05 PM   #52
May 2007
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It's really awesome to have so many great online vendors, to choose from. I've used almost all of the big ones, with positive results. I have to give kudos to Northern Brewer. Their customer service is hard to beat. I'm one of the unfortunate ones without a lhbs, close by.

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Old 10-18-2012, 02:18 PM   #53
May 2012
Wichita, KS
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Originally Posted by ArcLight

The only thing AHB doesn't do (which I wish they would do) is list the contents on line.
I have always used Austin due to low prices, reasonable shipping cost and large recipe selection. I can see why they don't put the recipe ingredients online. There's a slight premium to buy the kit (over just buying the ingredients) but they earned the premium by testing and putting together a recipe you know will be decent.

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Old 10-22-2012, 06:13 AM   #54
Sep 2010
Aurora, Colorado
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Originally Posted by blackcows

West Coast IPA and Cream Ale.
Haven't tried the West Coast IPA but the Cream Ale from www.Ritebrew.com is fantastic!

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Old 10-22-2012, 06:34 AM   #55
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Sep 2012
Raymond, Washington
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I shop them all, buy mostly at my "local" brew shop ( near 2 hours away) to support them.
My favorite online stores are probably northern brew and more beer. I look at morebeer.com more because I check the deal of the day nearly every day. ( great marketing)
Let's see if I keep this updated!

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Black Butte clone

In secondary
Pumpkin ale

In primary
Honey wit

Up next.. Firestone Union Jack clone

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Old 10-22-2012, 01:24 PM   #56
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Amherst, OH
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I have 2 local brew shops that I get most of my stuff from. But when I do order online, it's Midwest and Northern Brewer.

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Old 10-23-2012, 04:27 AM   #57
Aug 2012
alexis, nc
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Originally Posted by Clt2DC View Post
Alternative Beverage. http://ebrew.com/ is the tits. Their kits are custom, they only use DME in them. Even with shipping their prices end up beating everybody.
Alternative Beverage is my LHBS, so I don't order anything online, ever. Their main wharehouse is only 20 min away. Awesome place to kill a little time. They brew at the store every weekend and anyone is welcome to hang out. They also have a lakeside park where they have festivals a few times a year, free to local customers (or ones willing to make the drive). First weekend in Nov, they are having a cider day at the park. They're going to bring a truckload of apples from the mountains and press them out for whoever is interested. I'm taking my carboy to make 5 gal of hard carbonated cider.
Primary: Octoberfest
Secondary: German Pils
Kegged and serving: Hoptimus Prime IIPA
Willamette Golden Ale
Paulaner Hefe Clone
420(ish)Pale Ale Almostaclone

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Old 10-28-2012, 10:51 PM   #58
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Old 10-29-2012, 11:29 PM   #59
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Marysville, WA
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Brewmasters wharehouse is running a 20% off deal till Halloween that is very good. It is for a cancer donation deal the owner is doing. take a look. Shipping is still $7. http://www.brewmasterswarehouse.com/...search-recipes. If I hadn't just ordered bulk hops and started putting together some of my own stuff, I'd be buying 2-3 of their kits. Worth a look.

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Old 11-05-2012, 05:39 PM   #60
May 2012
Santa Clarita, CA
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I have used Morebeer and Williams Brewing. Williams Brewing ships very fast and has flat rate shipping. They also include yeast with the kit and are competitively priced. However, Williams Brewing does not tell you the recipe. Morebeer has a better selection but takes a long time to ship. I typically wait more than a week for my kit. You also have to order yeast separate. Morebeer also includes the full recipe so you know what is going in the kit. Morebeer also includes steeping grains which is cool.
Kegged: Suicide AppleShine
Bottled: Pinch Runner Pale, Rainout Pale, Leadoff Light, Rally Cap Red Rye, Shutout Stout
Primary: N/A
Secondary: N/A
On Deck: Base Knock IPA, Ed Wort's Haus Ale

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