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Old 12-19-2012, 02:02 AM   #1
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Got done with my first attempt at an AG robust porter. Turned out nice with the exception of the finish. It ended a little "soft", or maybe "weak"? What helps a beer finish nicely with a well balanced feel on the palette?

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Old 12-19-2012, 02:33 AM   #2
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What does soft taste like? Light mouthfeel? Too sweet? Aroma issue?

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Sorry. It just finished with a lighter body than I would have liked. Flavor and aroma were fine, but I would have liked for a stronger "meatier" end when it sits on your palette.

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try either putting some carapils in the mash next time or mash a couple degrees warmer. Both add to mouthfeel. Depends on the recipe which one you do.

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