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Brew Supply in the Bay Area

Cheshire_Cat May 9, 2010 08:29 AM

Hi Everyone,

Anyone have recommendations for brew supply in the Bay Area? Wanted to try my hand at homebrewing, so wanted a place with a good staff to get me started without selling me the store. Willing to drive to get good services.

Thanks!

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  1. Euonymous RE: Cheshire_Cat May 9, 2010 08:37 AM

    San Francisco Brewcraft is very good.

    http://www.sanfranciscobrewcraft.com/

    1555 Clement St. @ 17th Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94118
    415-751-9338, 800-513-5196

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    San Francisco Brewcraft
    1555 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA

    1. wolfe RE: Cheshire_Cat May 9, 2010 08:47 AM

      In the East Bay it's Oakbarrel.
      http://www.oakbarrel.com/
      1443 San Pablo Avenue
      Berkeley, CA 94702
      510. 849. 0400

      1. Robert Lauriston RE: Cheshire_Cat May 9, 2010 09:12 AM

        Link. Despite the name the store has a full stock of brewing supplies.

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        Oak Barrel Winecraft
        1443 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA

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          Joel RE: Cheshire_Cat May 9, 2010 01:32 PM

          Both Oak Barrel and SF Brewcraft are excellent.
          The gold standard is Morebeer in Concord
          http://morebeer.com/
          995 Detroit Ave. Suite. H Concord, CA 94518

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          Morebeer
          995 Detroit Ave, Concord, CA

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            Cheshire_Cat RE: Joel May 9, 2010 05:43 PM

            Thanks! That is were I went. Stopped by SF Brewcraft but it wasn't my type of place. The guys at Morebeer were great, very nice place.

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            Morebeer
            995 Detroit Ave, Concord, CA

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              Bryan Gros RE: Joel May 11, 2010 02:44 PM

              Yea, Oak Barrel isn't much to look at, but the supplies are great and so are the people there.

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