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Old 12-07-2008, 09:52 PM   #1
TimothyTaylorslLandlady
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Aug 2008
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If you are buying homebrew stuff in UK I have an idea for a hop exchange.

I'm buying Hops in 5Kg minimum quantities from Charles Faram (Charles Faram Web) but I want a range of hops and I wont use 5kg quick enough. I have to freeze them. The cost is about 17 pounds a kilo whereas buying it in 100g pouches from homebrew shops (68 pounds a kilo). If others bought other hops we could exchange and save a lot of money and have a greater variety of hops? Let me know if you are interested.

I think if you use a kilo a year it make sense. You can freeze them and we could end up with every hops we want for a quarter of the price????

 
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Old 09-18-2016, 07:09 PM   #2
6TheBiggins
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Sep 2016
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I came across your post although I appreciate it's quite old. I'm fairly new at all grain and would be interested in this type of exchange. Can you give me an update?

 
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Old 09-23-2016, 11:20 AM   #3
Mer-man
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Nice necro. Good luck!
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Old 09-23-2016, 12:00 PM   #4
Hanglow
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It's eight years old. EIGHT YEARS.

you'll get more luck on jbk if anyone wants to swap, there's a few people who buy 5kg bales I think

 
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