From the HBD Archive
From: Chris Shenton <chris@asylum.gsfc.nasa.gov>
Subject: Homebrew suppliers: part 3 of 4 -- Addresses and Comments
Date: 1990-02-16 20:11:32 GMT

ADDRESSES AND COMMENTS

Note:
`$' indicates quantity used for the quoted price below,
`_' indicates not available or information not given


AmBr -- American Brewmaster: 2940-6 Trawick Road; Raleigh, NC 27604; 919-850-0095
Extract: American Classic malt in 1.65# and 3.3# $ boilable pouches
Malt: Klages/Pale 1#, 3#, 25# $, 50#; Crystal and Munich 1# $
Hop Flower: 2oz $, 1#, 2#, 4#
Hop Pellets: 1oz $, 1#, 2#, 4#
Discounts: %5 @ 13.2# $, 10% @ 26.4# extract & applies to other ing's too!
Comments: Yeast culturing supplies; good discounts; quality malt
P & H: extra
Use Note: Fast service, knowledgable staff.

AmWo -- Ambler Woodstove: Bethelehem and Butler Pikes; Ambler, PA 19002; 215-643-3565
Extract: Dry is M&F 1# $
Malt: 1# $ amounts
Hop Flower: _
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: Malt -- 10% 10-25#, 25% for 55#; Hops discounted for 8oz
Comments: Brewing is not their main business; limited selection.
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

BAWH -- Beer and Wine Hobby: PO Box 3104; Wakefield, MA 01880; 617-933-8818
Extract: Dry 1#, 3# $, 55#; 1 can, 6 can case $
Malt: 1#, 5#, 10#, 55#
Hop Flower: 4oz $, 8oz, 1#
Hop Pellets: 1oz
Discounts: _
Comments: Good selection beer and wine; yeast propagation kit, keg system
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

BBM -- Basement Brewmaster: 4280 N. 160th St; Brookfield, WI 53005; 414-781-BREW
Extract: Bulk is 3# $ heat-sealed bags of Wisconsin extract
Malt: 1# $
Hop Flower: 4oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: New company, not a large selection yet
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

BFL -- Brew for Less: P.O. Box 32 195; Chicago, IL 60632-0195; 312-581-BEER
Extract: Bulk is M&F 55# $; Edme 2# $; M&F 3.3# $; M&F dry 3# $
Malt: M&F 2-row in 5#, 20# $, 55#
Hop Flower: 0.5# $ and 1.0# bags
Hop Pellets: 0.25# $ and 1.0# bags
Discounts: _
Comments: Decent selection
P & H: UPS extra, Handling $1
Use Note: ??

BM&V -- Barleymalt & Vine; 4 Corey St; W. Roxbury, MA 02132; 617-327-0089
Extract: Dry is M&F 3# $
Malt: 1#, 10# $, 55#
Hop Flower: 4oz $, 1#
Hop Pellets: 1oz, 4oz $, 1#
Discounts: _
Comments: Cornelius system for $179!, kegs for $25!; fairly complete
P & H: Free for orders more than $30
Use Note: ??

BrHa -- Brewhaus: 4955 Ball Camp Pike; Knoxville, TN 37921; 615-523-4615
Extract: Bulk is M&F 55# $; Dry is Laaglander 3# $, 55#, M&F 3, 55#
Malt: Klages 1# $, 55#; others in 50# bags
Hop Flower: 1oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $, 1#
Discounts: 10% case extract
Comments: Solid catalog; wide selection; Klages 55# bag for $0.55/#!
P & H: extra
Use Note: Knowledgable staff, reasonably fast turnaround. Good prices.

CW -- Country Wines: 3333 Babcock Blvd; Pitsburgh, PA 15237; 412-366-0151
Extract: Bulk is EDME 55# $ DMS or SFX; dry: M&F 1#, 3# $, 55#
Malt: _
Hop Flower: 2oz, 4oz $
Hop Pellets: 10 g, 1oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Good wine selection
P & H: UPS extra; handling $1 on orders < $8
Use Note: ??

Cell -- The Cellar: P.O. Box 33525; 14411 Greenwood Ave, N; Seattle, WA 98133; 206-365-7660
Extract: 1 can, 6 can case $; Bulk is 58# $ Alexanders
Malt: 3# $, 55#
Hop Flower: 2oz $, 1#
Hop Pellets: 2oz $, 1#
Discounts: Extract cans 10% case discount
Comments: Good selection, lots of equipment and other toys
P & H: UPS extra
Use Note: ??

Cros -- Crossfire: PO Box 530; Somersville, CT 06072; 203-623-6537
Extract: 1 can, 6 can case $; 1#, 3# $, 55#
Malt: 1# $, 55#
Hop Flower: 1oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: extract can case above
Comments: Good selection of wine and beer
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

ECK -- E.C. Kraus; 9001 East 24 Highway; P.O. Box 7850; Independence, MO 64053; 816-254-7448
Extract: 4 3.3# cans $
Malt: 10 1# bags $
Hop Flower: 4oz $
Hop Pellets: 3oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Mostly wine (though not extensive), not much beer
P & H: $0.75 handling, most items postpaid
Use Note: ??

FH -- Freshops: 36180 Kings Valley Hwy; Philomath, OR 97370; 503-929-2736
Extract: _
Malt: _
Hop Flower: 4oz, 8oz $, 12oz, 1#, 2#, 3#, 4#, 5-10#, 11+#
Hop Pellets: _
Discounts: based on quantity
Comments: Rhizomes! N. Brewer, Chinook, Willamette, Perle, CFJ90, Hallertauer, Tettnanger
P & H: included
Use Note: ??

FHSC -- F.H. Steinbart Co; 602 SE Salmon; Portland, OR 97214; 503-232-8793
Extract: Bulk 7# $; Dry is domestic 5# $, 55#
Malt: 1#, 10#, 25# $, 50#, 80# at various discounts
Hop Flower: 2oz $, 1#
Hop Pellets: 1oz $, 1#
Discounts: Extract case discount
Comments: Good wine selection too; lots of variety.
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

GFM -- Great Fermentations of Marin; 87 Larkspur St; San Rafael, CA94901; 415-459-2420
Extract: Bulk 1# $; Dry 5# $, 55#
Malt: 1#, 5# $
Hop Flower: 4oz $
Hop Pellets: 2oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Complete: hop rhizomes! 7gal carboys, kegging, lots of books
P & H: handling $1 ($3 for orders < $20); postage extra
Use Note: ??

GFSR -- Great Fermentations of Santa Rosa: PO Box 428; Fulton, CA; 800-544-1867
Extract: Bulk generic, and the usual cans
Malt: 1# $; Munich is US -- German available
Hop Flower: 4oz $; Cascade and Northern Brewer
Hop Pellets: 2oz $; domestic @ $1.95, imported @ $2.95
Discounts: order > $100 10%, > $250 25%
Comments: Very well produced catalog, descriptive

GrAc -- Green Acres: 216 Vork Rd; Esko, MN 55733; (218)879-2465
Extract: Bulk is Breiss unhopped (5 gal, 58# pail) for $72
Malt: 1#, 4#, 20# $, 50#, 55#
Hop Flowers: 1oz, 2oz, 4oz $, 8oz, 1#
Hop Pellets: 1oz, 2oz, 4oz $, 8oz, 1#
Discounts: per ingredient, varies
Comments: Selection not extensive but they have all the essentials
P & H: UPS extra; Handling -- order <$25 $3, <$50 $1, >$50 $none
Use Note: ??

HBII -- Home Brew Intl, Inc: 1126 S. Federal Hwy; Suite 182; Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316; 305-764-1527
Extract: Bulk is M&F 55# $; Dry is M&F 1#, 3# $, 55#
Malt: Klages and Pale 1#, 55# $; others 1# $, 55#
Hop Flower: 4oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $, 1#
Discounts: _
Comments: Good selection beer/wine; kegging; cheese, sourdough, et al
P & H: extra
Use Note: Slow service (still waiting -- about 3 weeks)

HHS -- Hayes Homebrew Supply: Suite 117; 311 S. Allen St; State College, PA 16801
Extract: Dry is Laaglander 3.0# $
Malt: Klages 1#, 5# $, 50#; others 1#, 5# $; pale is English
Hop Flower: 1oz, 2oz, 4oz $, 1#
Hop Pellets: 1oz, 2oz, 4oz $, 1#
Discounts: _
Comments: Decent selection of the basics
P & H: Handling $1.50 for orders < $20; postage extra
Use Note: ??

HSW -- Home Sweet Homebrew: 2008 Sansom St; Philadelphia, PA 19103; 215-569-9469
Extract: Dry is M&F 3# $
Malt: Klages and Pale 1#, 5# $, 50#; others 1#, 5#
Hop Flower: 2oz $, 1#
Hop Pellets: 2oz $, 1#
Discounts: _
Comments: Reasonable selection
P & H: Handling $2 for orders <$15; postage extra
Use Note: ??

Henn -- Hennessy Homebrew: 470 North Greenbush Road; Rensselaer, NY 12144; 518-283-7094
Extract: Bulk is 55# $ dry M&F; Diastatic is by M&F, not Edme
Malt: 1#, 5# $, 50#
Hop Flower: 4oz $
Hop Pellets: 2oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Fairly good selection of beer and wine
P & H: Handling $1.50; postage included for states northeast US
Use Note: ??

JHBS -- Jaspers Home Brew Supply; 116 Page Road; Litchfield, NH 03051; 603-881-3052
Extract: Dry is M&F, 1#, 3# $, 6#, 12#
Malt: 1# $
Hop Flower: 1oz $, 1#
Hop Pellets: 1oz $, 1#
Discounts: _
Comments: Limited selection
P & H: $7.50 (unless paying by VISA), excess refunded; >$50 UPS
split
Use Note: ??

Joe -- Joe and Sons; P.O. Box 11276; Cincinnati, OH 45211; 513-662-2326
Extract: Dry is M&F 3# $
Malt: 1# $
Hop Flower: 1oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Mostly wine, reasonably extensive
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

KMB -- Koeppl's Master Brewing: 2311 George St; Rolling Meadows, IL 60008; 312-255-4478
Extract: _
Malt: 1#, 5# $
Hop Flower: 2oz $ (price doesn't seem right)
Hop Pellets: 2oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Large selection, very good draft component/system selection
P & H: handling $1.50 for orders < $10; postage extra
Use Note: ??

LOWS -- Lil' Olde Winemaking Shoppe; 4S245 Wiltshire Ln; Sugar Grove, IL 60554; 708-557-2523
Extract: Dry is M&F 3# $
Malt: _
Hop Flower: _
Hop Pellets: 2oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Large extract selection, but limited otherwise
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

MMHS -- Marbull's Malt & Hop Shop; 709 Highland; Lawton, OK 73501; 405-355-6690
Extract: Dry 3# $
Malt: 1# $
Hop Flower: 1oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Did not give quantity for caps; small selection
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

Mark -- Mark's Malts: 14 Tonkin Ct; Kent, OH 44240;
Extract: 1 can, 6 can case $; dry is M&F 3# $
Malt: 1#, 15# $, 35#, 50#
Hop Flower: _
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: Hops 10% @ 8oz
Comments: Not a large selection
P & H: postage extra; $1.50 extra for orders under $20
Use Note: ??

Maye -- Mayer's: 699 Five Mile Line Rd; Webster, NY 14580; 800-543-0043
Extract: Dry is Telfords 1#, 3# $, 56#
Malt: 1#, 5# $, 55#, 110#
Hop Flower: 1oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Reasonable beer/wine selection
P & H: $2 when weight >25#; postage extra
Use Note: ??

OBW -- Oak Barrel Winecraft; 1443 San Pablo Ave; Berkeley, CA 94702; 415-849-0400
Extract: Bulk syrup 0-5, 6-10 11-20# $, 21-40, 41-60; dry 3, 6# $, 44
Malt: 3#, 7# $, 50#
Hop Flower: Flower/Pellet not specified -- only pellets assumed
Hop Pellets: 2oz, 4oz $, 1#, 5#
Discounts: _
Comments: Somewhat chaotic catalog, not very complete
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

PF -- Purple Foot: 3167 S. 92nd St; Milwaukee, WI 53227; 414-327-2130
Extract: Dry is M&F 3# $
Malt: 1# $
Hop Flower: 1.5oz $
Hop Pellets: 2oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Decent selection
P & H: postage/UPS extra
Use Note: ??

S&R -- S & R Homebrewing & Winemaking Supplies: P.O. Box 544; Union Station; Endicott, NY 13760; 607-748-1877
Extract: Dry 3# $ bags
Malt: 1--10#, 11--20# $, 21+# bags
Hop Flower: 2oz $
Hop Pellets: 4oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Decent though not mind-blowing selection of beer, wine
P & H: postage extra; $1 handling for orders < $10
Use Note: ??

SBS -- Sebastian Brewers Supply; 1762 Sunrise Lane; Sebastian, FL 32958
Extract: 1 can, 6 can case $;
Malt: 1#, 5+# $
Hop Flower: 1oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: 10% for 5 hops, and extract/malt given above
Comments: Good selection; keg system for $200
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

THB -- The Home Brewery: 16490 Jurupa Ave; Fontana, CA 92335; 714-822-3010
Extract: Dry is Brewmaster 3# $; also Telfords, Laaglander
Malt: Klages 1#, 10# $, 50#; others 1#, 5# $
Hop Flower: 2oz $
Hop Pellets: 2oz $
Discounts: 10% on 6 or more cans extract
Comments: Good selection
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

TMBC -- The Modern Brewer Company; P.O. Box 511; Cambridge, MA 02140; 800-SEND-ALE
Extract: Dry is M&F 1#, 3# $
Malt: 1#, 10# $, 55#
Hop Flower: 1oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Beer selection is fairly complete.
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

WBBY -- Wine & Brew By You: 5760 Bird Rd; Miami, FL 33155; 305-666-5757
Extract: Dry is M&F 3# $
Malt: Klages is `Brewer's Pale' 10# $; others 1#, 5# $
Hop Flower: 1oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Used kegs $23, float conversions $3
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

WM -- Winemaker's Market: 4249 N. Essex Ave; Springfield, MO 65803; 417-833-4145
Extract: Dry is 3# $ M&F
Malt: 1#, 10# $
Hop Flower: 1oz, 8oz $
Hop Pellets: 1oz, 8oz $
Discounts: _
Comments: Good beer/wine selection (except yeasts)
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??

WiBr -- William's Brewing: 14310 Wicks Blvd; P.O. Box 2195; San Leandro, CA 94577; 415-895-2739
Extract: Bulk in variety of styles in 6# $ boilable bags; Dry 5# $, 55#
Malt: Klages and English Pale, 1#, 50# $; others 1# $9
Hop Flower: 6oz $
Hop Pellets: 2oz, 6oz $
Discounts: Available on extract
Comments: Very informative catalog, good selection
P & H: extra
Use Note: ??


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