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Ends Soon: 20% Off Ingredients at Great Fermentations!

Great Fermentations Homebrew Sale

20% Off Ingredients!

To celebrate their 20th anniversary Great Fermentations is taking 20% Off their entire lineup of ingredients.  That’s right… every single ingredient.  That includes beer recipe kits and wine making kits!

Check out the sale details – make sure and use promo code BIRTHDAY20

Some Ideas: Patagonia MaltsJuno Choi’s Patagonia IPA, 1 Hour IPA, Big LIttle Guy IPA – inspired by Founder’s All Day IPA, Brain Eater Pale Ale – inspired by 3 Floyds Zombie Dust, Amarillo Face – inspired by Gumball Head, Hearts Squared – inspired by Two Hearted, Full Yeast Selection, Hops, Malt, Extract, Wine Kits, Beer Kits

Applications of this Sale:

Bundles With: $8.99 Flat Rate Shipping

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Great Fermentations Picks:

Juno Choi’s Patagonia IPA + 20% Off Patagonia Malts & More

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Juno Choi BSG

Juno Choi With a PIle of Hops

One of the homebrews that stood out to me while attending the 2014 National Homebrewer’s Conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan was an IPA that was served by Brewer’s Supply Group (BSG) at their booth at the Conference. It was… delicious.  Roasty, great hop character and easy to drink.  I swung by for two samples and shortly returned… for a third and it was gone.  After the conference, I got a hold of BSG to ask about the beer.  I learned that it was formulated and brewed by Juno Choi.  Juno kindly shared the recipe with me and I’d like to share it with you.  Thank you Juno!

The recipe features 100% Patagonia Malts from Chile.  Those were new to me and I think relatively new to the homebrew market here in the US, because… I had a very difficult time sourcing the grain for this recipe.  After looking around a bit, I contacted Bryan at Great Fermentations.  They already carried Patagonia, just not not all three varieties that this recipe calls for.  Bryan kindly sourced the remaining grains and has stocked them at Great Fermentations.  Thank you Bryan!

Update: For a short time (ends today 7/31), Great Fermentations is taking 20% Off their entire lineup of ingredients.  That’s right… every single ingredient.  That includes beer recipe kits and wine making kits!  That applies to ingredients used for this IPA.  Check out the Full Sale Details.

On to the recipe…

All Grain:

Fermentables:
10.8 lbs Patagonia Extra Pale Malt
.6 lb Patagonia Caramel 90L
.6 lb Patagonia Caramel 190L

Hops:
60 Minutes – 2 OZ Motueka
10 Minutes – 2 OZ Pacifica
1 Minute – 2 OZ Nelson Sauvin

Mash for 60 Minutes at 152 deg F

Ferment with Safale US-05 at 68 deg F

About The Beer, Estimates:
OG: 1.061 at 70% Efficiency
FG: 1.017
ABV: 5.76%
IBU 73.31
SRM 17.78

Extract:
The all grain recipe features Patagonia Malts from beginning to end.  Extract Patagonia Extra Pale Malt doesn’t exist.  You could still get the same idea by substituting 8 lbs of Liquid Malt Extract for the Extra Pale and steep the caramel malts.  That gets you the same gravity and pretty well everything else, although the SRM does go up to 18.74.  Again, not the exact same beer, but you will get a lot of the great roasty flavors from the Patagonia Caramel Malts and all of the hop character.

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RelatedExpert Q and A – Juno Choi from BSG HandCraft

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Ends Today: $20 Off 3 Cider Kits + Free Shipping

Cider Homebrew Kits

Cider Kits on Sale

Buy any 3 Cider Recipe Kits and love2brew will take $20 off and they ship for free.

1. Choose any three (3) Cider Recipe Kits and add them to your cart.
2. Use Promo Code: CIDER at checkout
3. Save BIG on your third kit and enjoy Free Shipping on your order!

Check out the Full Selection – Remember to use discount code CIDER

Also: love2brew is one of the few shops that access to East Coast Yeast

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Ends Soon: Win a Trip for Two to Dogfish Head Brewery & Brew with Sam

The entry period for this great giveaway is coming to an end soon on July 31, 2015 at 11:59:59 pm Eastern Time.

Win a Trip to Dogfish Head

Draft Magazine is giving away a free trip for two including – flight, ground transportation, accommodations at the Dogfish Inn, a behind the scenes tour of Dogfish Head Brewery, Dinner at the Pub and… an opportunity to collaborate on a beer with Sam Calagione.

Full Details and Enter – Here

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Reader Tip: 15% Off Recipe Kits at MoreBeer! – Includes Pliny, Consecration & Lots More

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15% Off Recipe Kits at MoreBeer

Promo code D3pLk5R takes 15% off MoreBeer’s entire lineup of recipe ingredients.  Both All Grain and Extract.  Including the BrewMaster Series of Kits (All Grain – Extract).  That series contains Pliny the Elder, Tres Fem, Heretic’s Shallow Grave, Firestone Walker Pale 31, Russian River Consecration and lots more.

All Recipe Kits – Brewmaster Series – All Grain – Extract – Remember Code D3pLk5R

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About Pliny…

MoreBeer has collaborated directly with Vinnie Cilurzo, owner and brewer at Russian River Brewing Company, to bring you recipe kits for Pliny the Elder double IPA as part of their BrewMaster Series of recipe kits.  From the description “This is THE original Pliny recipe”.  I’ve brewed the all grain version of this beer and it has been one of the best beers to come out of my home brewery.  See: Brewing Pliny

  • Estimated Original Gravity:1.070-74
  • SRM (Color Range): 10
  • IBU’s: 198-202 (this is a theoretical number, you will actually get around 100 IBU)
  • Estimated Alcohol Percentage: 8%

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30% Off Hops… Cascade, Citra, Amarillo, Simcoe, Centennial & Lots More

30% off hops at Label Peelers!

30% off hops at Label Peelers!

Label Peelers has discounted their entire selection of hops by a whopping 30%.  That includes popular hops like Cascade, Citra, Centennial, Amarillo, Galaxy, Sorachi Ace, Simcoe and lots more.  Dozens of varieties are available.  Full lbs, ounces are available in addition to whole cones and pellets.  This limited time sale is set to end soon.

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Used Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Staves… $3.99!

Sliced Bourbon Barrel Staves 2 ct.

Sliced Bourbon Barrel Staves 2 ct.

Used whiskey barrels are popular… really popular.  5 and 10 gallon barrels usually sell out quickly when they become available.  They are also typically relatively expensive.

Adventures in Homebrewing has listed used bourbon barrel staves.  These sliced staves are approximately 1″ wide, 1/8″-1/4″ thick and 8-13″ in length.  They are from genuine Kentucky bourbon barrels.

Staves are a great way to get some of the barrel experience without the cost and space required for a barrel.  At $3.99 for 2, these are a bargain.

Sliced Bourbon Barrel Staves 2 ct. – $3,99!

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Also from AIH… over 70 sale items including Perlick Faucets, Deals on kegs – new and used, pin lock and ball lock, recipe kits, kettles, pumps, jockey boxes, grain mill, taps, tower

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