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Reader Tip: Great Deal on Small Parts Organizers at Home Depot

Homebrew Finds - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 07:46
Thanks to HBF Reader Josh for this tip! Home Depot has two different small parts storage and organizing box combinations on sale for $9.88 each.  A 65 Compartment 5 in 1 Organizer and a set of 2 Interlocking 15 Compartment Organizers.  Order online, to reserve yours, and pickup at your local Home Depot. Use to store and […]
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Oxiclean Versatile Free, 3 lbs – $7.52 ($2.51/lb) for Prime Members – via Prime Pantry

Homebrew Finds - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 07:30
Oxiclean Versatile Free is a percarbonate based cleanser that’s popular with homebrewers. It is Dye and Fragrance free. I’ve kept an eye on the standard Amazon offering of Oxiclean Versatile Free for quite a while.  There’s another option if you are an Amazon Prime Member…. This Prime Pantry offering - Oxiclean Versatile Stain Remover Free, 3 Pound. Prime Pantry is an […]
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6 Keg Lid Feet – $5.98 – $1/ea Shipped

Homebrew Finds - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 07:13
Six keg lid feet for $5.98.  Shipping (directly from Asia) is free.  That figures to a little under $1 each shipped.  via eBay. 6Pcs Keg Lid Feet for Cornelius or Firestone Kegs – $5.98 Shipped Related: Keg Feet – $1.29 - Bulk Keg Orings and Keg Repair Part Numbers Recent Great Deals:
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Beer In Ads #1442: A Full-Bodied Brew For Able-Bodied Men

Brookston Beer Bulletin - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 22:54
Wednesday’s ad is for Guinness, from 1960. Showing a man playing golf, suggesting he could play better by keeping “a Guinness in mind!” But I guess that only holds true for men, and not just any men, but just the tough ones, as the ad copy makes clear. “But for muscular men...

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Patent No. 2414669A: Art Of Brewing

Brookston Beer Bulletin - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 20:36
Today in 1947, US Patent 2414669 A was issued, an invention of Gustave T. Reich, for his “Art of Brewing.” There’s no Abstract, but the description explains that the “invention relates to a continuous process of brewing beer from malt and cereal. Among its objectives are the...

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Centennial Pellet LBs (2014 Crop)… $14!

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 20:18
Nikobrew has lbs of Centennial Pellets (fresh 2014 crop) for just $14. This is a great deal.  Check it out - Here Bundles With: $5 Flat Rate Shipping includes Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands and APO/FPO addresses Bundles With: $5 Flat Rate Shipping includes Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands and APO/FPO addresses Recent Great Deals:
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Taylor Professional 9306 Dual IR/Thermocouple Thermometer – $57.31 Shipped, Best Price

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 20:12
The Taylor Professional 9306 is a Dual Function Infrared Thermometer and probe Thermocouple Thermometer. Since the IR function on this device is no touch, you can check the temp of yeast washing and yeast rehydration water and your starter wort without the risk of infection.  See Tip 1 on the Tips Page for more information on my yeast rehydration technique that employs […]
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100 Pint Vacuum Sealer Bags – $13.99 Shipped + Recent Hop Finds

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 17:53
100 Pint Sized Vacuum Sealer bags for $13.99 with free (expedited) shipping.  I like pint size for breaking up lbs of hops.  They easily hold 2 ounces with a good bit of space left over to reuse. Check them out – Here - Compare Here Related: FoodSaver V2244 Vacuum Sealing System Recent Hop Finds: Amarillo, 1lb Pellets […]
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A History of the World in 6 Glasses, Kindle Edition – $2.99

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 13:58
A History of the World in 6 Glasses by Tom Standage talks about how six drinks (including beer and wine) have impacted history.  It’s available hardcover, paperback and Kindle versions. Kindle Edition books can be viewed on your Kindle Device or on free reader applications available for your iPhone, Android or Windows smart phone – and  for your web browser via […]
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Ninkasi Drops Big One, Signs With Smaller Distributors

Brookston Beer Bulletin - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 13:33
Here’s an interesting little item that speaks to the image that a brewery can, and often strives, to create. While small in and of itself, given the changes we’re seeing in brewery ownership and other business dealings, an important one. This is especially true in the wake of another...

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1 lb Chinook Pellets…. $8.25!

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:47
Nikobrew just marked down full pounds of cold stored 2013 crop Chinook pellets by 50%.  That makes them… $8.25 per lb. About Chinook: “Excellent hop for bittering, flavor, and aroma. Great for bittering in IPA for a stronger more complex hop flavor. Has a strong citrusy, piny, and spicy aroma.” Chinook – $8.25/lb Bundles With: $5 Flat […]
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Patent No. 553269A: Method Of Manufacturing Beer Or Ale

Brookston Beer Bulletin - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 10:49
Today in 1896, US Patent 553269 A was issued, an invention of Gustave Sobotka and Adolph Kliemetschek, for their “Method of Manufacturing Beer or Ale.” There’s no Abstract, but the description explains that the “invention relates to methods of manufacturing beer and ale, and...

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Schooner’s To Open Production Brewery

Brookston Beer Bulletin - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 09:53
Antioch’s brewpub Schooner’s Grille & Brewery is currently looking for a space to build a production brewery and begin offering their award-winning beers in bottles. The restaurant and brewery was purchased by new owners last May, and they planned from the beginning to start...

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Ranco Digital Temperature Controller – $84.95 Shipped

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 09:03
Product Description - Here  Use coupon code BEERDEAL to get this discount. Ranco Digital Temperature Controller – Wired FE610 - $84.95 + Free Shipping Availability: This is a More Beer Deal of the Day.  Quantities are limited. Check the Deal of the Day section - Here - to see if this is still available. Recent More Beer Finds:
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Twin Cities: 20% Off at Midwest Supplies – In Store Only

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 08:50
Midwest Supplies is offering a 20% Off In store only, today noon to close only.  Plus, I guess they are giving away free hugs.  This is retail only.  Their store is located in St Louis Park, MN. About Midwest Supplies About Local Finds: Over 85% of our readers want to see at least some local finds. […]
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35% Off All Beer and Wine Kits at Label Peelers!

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 08:25
Label Peelers is discounting Beer and Wine Kits by a whopping 35%.  The beer selection includes Label Peelers Original recipes, Brewer’s Best Kits, Cider House Select Kits, Muntons Kits and Brewer’s Best All Grain BIAB Kits. Note that the discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount. Winery series and special kits not […]
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Amarillo HopBurst – $23.99, Back in stock and Save $3

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 08:01
RiteBrew‘s Amarillo HopBurst Recipe Kit features… Amarillo Hops, Gold DME and Caramel 20. From the Description: “Hop bursting is a method of getting all the bitterness from late additions of hops. High alpha American hops, such as Amarillo, are well suited to the method.” Beer info (estimated): OG 1.046, Color 8 SRM, IBU 29 (although […]
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Patent No. 2028283A: Foam Controlling Beer Faucet

Brookston Beer Bulletin - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 07:20
Today in 1936, US Patent 2028283 A was issued, an invention of Jules Howard and Sanford E. Richeson, for their “Foam Controlling Beer Faucet.” There’s no Abstract, but the description explains that the “invention relates to beer and like taps or valves for drawing off foamy...

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Kenmore 9 cu. ft. Chest Freezer – $314.99 (Save $160) + $75 Kegs & Tips for your Kegerator

Homebrew Finds - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 07:10
This 9 Cubic Ft Sears Kenmore Deep Freeze, model 12912, sells for $479.99.  It’s on sale for $349.99.  Coupon code SEARS35OFF300 takes another $30 off making it $314.99.  In store pickup at your local Sears is free.  Door Lock Feature, Power on Light, Defrost Drain Plug and lift out basket.  I use my lift out basket […]
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Beer In Ads #1441: Cooking With Schlitz

Brookston Beer Bulletin - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 22:05
Monday’s ad is another one for Schlitz, from 1936. Between the recipe for “Famous Schlitz Rarebit” and the man pouring a little Schlitz into whatever that dish is — soup, dip, etc. — it’s clear that Schlitz is cooking with beer. Based on the look on his face, I’d say...

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