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FoodSaver V2244 Vacuum Sealer

 

FoodSaver V2244 Vacuum Sealing System

Why would you want a FoodSaver for homebrewing?
Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags or using the mason jar attachment.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

FoodSaver V2244 Advanced Design Vacuum Sealer

Also Consider: Lightning Deals

Pinned: Libbey Glass Set · Pumps on Sale · Drip Tray and Perlicks · FoodSaver

Black Friday: Amazon’s Black Friday Week Sale is Live – Black Friday Sale Roundup

Large Volume Hot Water Coil Heater Soup and Coffee Heating Plug In Hot Water Cooking/Heater Tool1,350 Watt Large Volume 13.5″ Heat Coil – $9.99 Shipped

Recent Amazon Finds:

FoodSaver Black Friday Sale is Live! – V3461 for $74.99!

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FoodSaver is early to the Black Friday party.  They are offering up to 53% off select items.  Check out the Full Sale.  Note that the additional discount shows up in your cart.  The sale page doesn’t show final prices.

Of particular note is their deal on the FoodSaver V3461.  That package gets you the FoodSaver and an assortment of bags and rolls.  It lists for $159.99, it’s on sale for $119.99.  Add it to your cart and it drops to… $74.99.  Shipping is also free.  This is a great deal!

Check it out – Here

Why would you want a FoodSaver for homebrewing?
Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags or using the mason jar attachment.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

Recent Hop Finds:

Pinned: Libbey Glass Set · Pumps on Sale · Drip Tray and Perlicks · FoodSaver

Black Friday: Amazon’s Black Friday Week Sale is Live – Black Friday Sale Roundup

Large Volume Hot Water Coil Heater Soup and Coffee Heating Plug In Hot Water Cooking/Heater Tool1,350 Watt Large Volume 13.5″ Heat Coil – $9.99 Shipped

Recent Great Deals:

Mason Jars at Target + FoodSaver Deal + Recent Hop Finds

Ball 1 Quart (32 oz.) Regular Mouth Canning Jar - Set of 12

Target has a good selection of Mason Jars.  Mason jars are heavy and generally expensive to ship.  Target is offering Free Shipping Site Wide… No minimum for the Holidays

Mason Jars at Target12 Quart Mason Jars - Compare (look at price + shipping)

You can use Mason jars to store hops, smaller amounts of grain, and other brewing ingredients and can starter wort.  I seal these with my FoodSaver’s Mason Jar attachment when storing ingredients.

FoodSaver Master Chef Kit V3880

FoodSaver.com has an amazing deal on a FoodSaver Combo Package right now.  You get the V3880 FoodSaver and a load of other stuff: 11″ x 18′ Heat Seal Roll, 12 Quart Bags, 2 Gallon Bags, 2 1/4 Quart Oval Marinator, 1 Portion Pouch Roll, 16 Freeze ‘n Steam Bags, 1 Better Tips Booklet.  That is marked down 40% from $233.99 to… $139.99.  Shipping is also free.

With 2013 hop crop closeouts on the horizon along with the 2014 crop becoming available, now is a great time to pick up a vacuum sealer.  Right when 2014 hops come out is your best time to get a good deal on hops that can be hard (and expensive) to get later on.  A vacuum sealer helps you break those full lbs up into easy to use chunks all the while preserving freshness.

To put this deal into context… compare here.  That option gets you the FoodSaver + the 11″ by 18′ Roll and 12 Quart Bags.

Check it out - Here

Recent Hop Finds:

Pinned: Libbey Glass Set · Pumps on Sale · Drip Tray and Perlicks · FoodSaver

Black Friday: Amazon’s Black Friday Week Sale is Live – Black Friday Sale Roundup

Large Volume Hot Water Coil Heater Soup and Coffee Heating Plug In Hot Water Cooking/Heater Tool1,350 Watt Large Volume 13.5″ Heat Coil – $9.99 Shipped

Recent Great Deals:

Great Deal on FoodSaver Package! Get Ready for 2014 Hops + Hops Pre-Sale

FoodSaver Master Chef Kit V3880

FoodSaver.com has an amazing deal on a FoodSaver Combo Package right now.  You get the V3880 FoodSaver and a load of other stuff: 11″ x 18′ Heat Seal Roll, 12 Quart Bags, 2 Gallon Bags, 2 1/4 Quart Oval Marinator, 1 Portion Pouch Roll, 16 Freeze ‘n Steam Bags, 1 Better Tips Booklet.  That is marked down 40% from $233.99 to… $139.99.  Shipping is also free.

To put this deal into contextcompare here.  That option gets you the FoodSaver + the 11″ by 18′ Roll and 12 Quart Bags.

Check it out – Here

With 2013 hop crop closeouts on the horizon along with the 2014 crop becoming available, now is a great time to pick up a vacuum sealer.  Right when 2014 hops come out is your best time to get a good deal on hops that can be hard (and expensive) to get later on.  A vacuum sealer helps you break those full lbs up into easy to use chunks all the while preserving freshness.

2014 Crop Hop Pre-Order: Label Peelers has a Hop Pre-Order Sale going on right now.  Several generally hard to get (or expensive) hops are available including 2014 Simcoe, Amarillo, Mosaic and Citra.  All are being offered for under $20 per lb.  Those are set to be delivered soon (the third week of November).  Check out the full selection - Here

Also Consider: Pellet Hops – from $10.59/lb

Pinned: Libbey Glass Set · Pumps on Sale · Drip Tray and Perlicks · FoodSaver

Black Friday: Amazon’s Black Friday Week Sale is Live – Black Friday Sale Roundup

Large Volume Hot Water Coil Heater Soup and Coffee Heating Plug In Hot Water Cooking/Heater Tool1,350 Watt Large Volume 13.5″ Heat Coil – $9.99 Shipped

Recent Great Deals:

100 Pint Vacuum Bags – $13.99 Shipped

100 Pint Vacuum Sealer Bags

Check it out - Here

I’ve purchased these exact bags from this seller.  They shipped fast and the quality is very good.  Pint size is great for hops.  I typically seal 2 ounces in these and have a lot of extra space.  That extra space means I’ll be able to re-use these.

2 Ounces sealed in this bag using my FoodSaver

Pinned: Libbey Glass Set · Pumps on Sale · Drip Tray and Perlicks · FoodSaver

Black Friday: Amazon’s Black Friday Week Sale is Live – Black Friday Sale Roundup

Large Volume Hot Water Coil Heater Soup and Coffee Heating Plug In Hot Water Cooking/Heater Tool1,350 Watt Large Volume 13.5″ Heat Coil – $9.99 Shipped

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Recent Great Deals:

$20 Off 4 FoodSaver Bags or Rolls + Save $40 on FoodSaver V2470

Discount FoodSaver Bags and Rolls

FoodSaver has a several deals going on in preparation for the holidays.

One deal is $20 off any four bags or rolls.  Pint Size are one of the best sizes, in my opinion, for breaking down lbs of hops.  Those are already marked down from $13.99 to $9.99.  Buy four and you get $20 off.  That equates to just over 50% off sale price or 64% off vs regular price.  Check it out – Here

Also FoodSaver’s model V2470 Vacuum Sealer System (V2470 + a Selection of Bags and Rolls) is marked down from $159.99 to $79.99.  No coupon or promo code is needed.

Why would you want a FoodSaver for homebrewing?
Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags or using the mason jar attachment.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

Pinned: Libbey Glass Set · Pumps on Sale · Drip Tray and Perlicks · FoodSaver

Black Friday: Amazon’s Black Friday Week Sale is Live – Black Friday Sale Roundup

Large Volume Hot Water Coil Heater Soup and Coffee Heating Plug In Hot Water Cooking/Heater Tool1,350 Watt Large Volume 13.5″ Heat Coil – $9.99 Shipped

Recent Great Deals:

Reader Tip: Vacuum Sealer via LivingSocial + Recent Hop Finds

Thanks to Facebook Friend Kirk for this tip!  Connect with HBF on Facebook - Here

Ziploc Brand V151 Vacuum Sealer System

Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  I’ve also used mine for storing specialty grains, base grains and other beer ingredients.

LivingSocial has Ziploc’s V151 Vacuum Sealer System for $39.99.  Shipping is $6.99.

Recent Hop Finds:

Pinned: Libbey Glass Set · Pumps on Sale · Drip Tray and Perlicks · FoodSaver

Black Friday: Amazon’s Black Friday Week Sale is Live – Black Friday Sale Roundup

Large Volume Hot Water Coil Heater Soup and Coffee Heating Plug In Hot Water Cooking/Heater Tool1,350 Watt Large Volume 13.5″ Heat Coil – $9.99 Shipped

Recent Great Deals: