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Old 08-07-2008, 07:34 AM   #1
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I am doing a recipe that calls for maple syrup...will any maple syrup do form the grocery store or shouldi order from a brew store? And are there any online brew stores that yall know of that carry it? Thanks

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so barley is a leaves of hops? or barley is a different plant? and blend with hops? I need that to be cleared thanks..
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Get it from a grocery store.

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I get mine from the amish guy at the farmers market. Way better than the grocery store for about the same price.

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Don't get the fake kind.

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Get all natural maple syrup, and if possible, get the Grade A Light. Higher sugar count and a light color. Unless you are doing a dark beer, in that case get the Grade B which is darker and has more of a caramel flavor to it but a lower sugar count.

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aight thanks...im doing a triple bock

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Get all natural maple syrup, and if possible, get the Grade A Light. Higher sugar count and a light color. Unless you are doing a dark beer, in that case get the Grade B which is darker and has more of a caramel flavor to it but a lower sugar count.
Higher sugar = dryer beer & higher alcohol %
lower sugar = sweeter beer & lower alcohol %
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I just got back form the grocery store and got 3 pounds of maple syrup....that **** is expensive!

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