Originally Posted by dap325
Although still not bigger than Hennessey, Hammersmith has expanded into the space that was next to them, so they have a little more room now. I love supporting the local stores and I do it when I can, but online is just so much cheaper.
Agreed. I proudly will support local business, but most of my stuff comes from online orders, too.
Hammersmith seems like the perfect place for new homebrewers to start, whereas Hennessey has a lot more stuff for some more experienced homebrewers (not that I think they wouldn't help out new homebrewers as well...)