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Old 02-09-2013, 08:17 PM   #1
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I've been home brewing since the middle of 2012, and to date I have only used Northern Brewer extract kits. I have had great luck with these kits and like the outcome.

Today I went to check on the availability of one of my favorites, and the price went from $50 to $60 in the last few weeks. I'm not happy about the price increase, so I am going to start to look elsewhere for extract kits.

What recommendations do you folks have on quality extract kits? I see lots of them available out there, but want to hear what people here have to say on ones that they have had good experiences with.

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Old 02-09-2013, 08:22 PM   #2
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Try here for fresh kits in any brewing style; http://www.midwestsupplies.com/ Their prices vary somewhat with complexity,but they have some pretty good prices. And the kits taste pretty good to me. Especially the PM kits. I can do a partial mash pale ale kit from them with premium dry yeast for 25 bucks.
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Old 02-09-2013, 10:25 PM   #3
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I've made a couple of the True Brew kits and I've been very pleased with them.
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Old 02-10-2013, 02:35 AM   #4
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I like Brewers Best. They are in the $30 - $45.

The only other extract kits I have experience with are Mr Beer.

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