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Supply buying addiction
« on: January 31, 2018, 06:58:13 PM »
Does anybody else have an "addiction" (I say this in jest) for buying all things homebrew, or is it just me? I can't seem to help myself looking at the online retailers and planning, planning and more planning (Even when i've already got enough ingredients for at least 10 brews).

Guess I'm just a gambler at heart, but I got drawn today by the "Hop Lucky Dip" offer by BrewUk (For those of you in the UK and interested - I would also recommend the "Liquid yeast lucky dip"), basically its 5 x 100g bags of random hops for a lot cheaper than you could buy 500g of hops normally, you just don't know what you're getting. While doing this however, I persuaded myself to invest in a bench capper and some bottle washing and hanging equipment to make bottling less of a chore (despite the fact I have a Keezer).

A great hobby, but far from a cheap one haha.

Keg1 -
Keg2 -
Keg3 - Red X Lager
Keg4 - Dark Mild
Keg5 - K├Âlsch
Keg6 - Vienna Red lager

Bottle conditioning - Belgian Dubbel

FV1 - Coopers Australian Pale ale (+ Wai-iti)

Planning: Black IPA, DIPA, NEIPA,


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Re: Supply buying addiction
« Reply #1 on: January 31, 2018, 09:16:47 PM »
ah yes, i try not to look to much online at stuff lol otherwise i would be in trouble.
I have been buying my base malt in a 50lb bags now for awhile. and always thinking a few brews ahead.
my nest beer is going to be a lager but i also need to get my Irish red done too.
plus i need to do my cascade ringer ipa sheesh its crazy lol just need more drinking time :o
so yeah your not a lone  ;)
Keg 1- Cider
Keg 2-
Keg 3- Sour Cherry Gose
Keg 4- Lager #2
Keg 5- Irish Red Ale
Keg 6- Ace of Spades BIPA
Keg 7- Lager #3
Planning- Cascade Ringer IPA


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