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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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    Joel 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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    1. re: Joel
      Cheshire_Cat 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 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.

      2. Robert Lauriston 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

        1. wolfe 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. Euonymous 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

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