hello, I am trying to read everything in this thread.
I just started a batch last night, first time brewer but long time drinker. Me and my husband love the stuff, and we've talked about needing to brew our own forever. I bought some at the farmers market a few weeks ago, ginger and tumeric and I said "THATS IT! I am done buying this stuff" The last 6 months have been pretty chaotic for us, including a major move, but things have settled down and we're finally settled and time to brew.
I think my biggest fear is having enough for both of us, I started a one gallon last nigh