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Old 02-06-2014, 10:40 PM   #11
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You probably could use something like the hard lemonade recipe in the wine making forum and use 50% blueberry, and a couple pounds of DME instead of just the 1

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Old 02-06-2014, 10:53 PM   #12
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Some guys in the local HBC brewed up some light ale and racked it onto some of that blue raspberry syrup (think snowcone syrup) and that sh*t was blue as all heck. The taste? Well.........

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Old 02-07-2014, 07:55 AM   #13
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You all realize blueberries make beer purple right?

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This is a lime sima with 2 drops of blue food coloring in the glass.

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Old 02-08-2014, 06:19 PM   #15
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Remember that a lot of folks are sensitive to food coloring and will break out in rashes. So using it in beer seems a bit questionable to me since it adds nothing.

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Remember that a lot of folks are sensitive to food coloring and will break out in rashes. So using it in beer seems a bit questionable to me since it adds nothing.

Except the colour effect the OP is looking for :eye roll:



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Old 02-09-2014, 12:36 AM   #17
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Someone needs to make and drink this before a piss-test at work. Que new nickname!

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Old 02-09-2014, 11:24 AM   #18
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Wow, I didn't watch Star Trek but I'd definitely want a blue beer soon!

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Old 02-09-2014, 01:02 PM   #19
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There used to be a sports bar in Milwaukee where they'd make the Miller Lite blue on Brewers Opening Day so I know it can be done. People wound up with blue tongues and blue teeth, though.

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