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Old 09-10-2008, 03:12 PM   #1
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Where can I get them this time of year??

 
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Old 09-10-2008, 04:19 PM   #2
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Pumpkin farm? Couple weeks and everyone will have them though.
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Old 09-10-2008, 07:25 PM   #3
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Just did a Pumpkin Ale - had a hard time finding pumpkin. Grabbed the smaller baking pumpkins from the local farmer's market.

 
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Old 09-10-2008, 07:28 PM   #4
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My local grocer had loads of them. Make sure you get the smaller, rounder sugar pumpkins...
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Old 09-10-2008, 07:29 PM   #5
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Many have come to the consensus that the canned pumpkin (100% pumpkin, no flavoring, no artificial anything) produces a better taste. I have only brewed with canned pumpkins but would like to try whole ones. It is just much more work.

p.s.- use a lot of rice hulls.

 
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