Get your HBT Growlers, Shirts and Membership before the Rush!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Techniques > Malto-Dextrin
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-18-2008, 12:44 AM   #1
AlaskaBrewing
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Palmer, Alaska
Posts: 56
Default Malto-Dextrin

Can you add Malto-Dextrin to the secondary?

I forgot to add it when I was making the beer. It has been in primary for over 2 weeks and I can rack it to secondary if I can add in the Malto-Dextrin. What do you guys think?

__________________
AlaskaBrewing is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-18-2008, 01:13 AM   #2
david_42
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
david_42's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Willamina & Oak Grove, Oregon, USA
Posts: 25,664
Liked 139 Times on 132 Posts

Default

Yah, no problem.

__________________

Remember one unassailable statistic, as explained by the late, great George Carlin: "Just think of how stupid the average person is, and then realize half of them are even stupider!"

"I would like to die on Mars, just not on impact." Elon Musk

david_42 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-18-2008, 02:30 PM   #3
FlyGuy
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
FlyGuy's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Posts: 3,618
Liked 136 Times on 42 Posts
Likes Given: 7

Default

That's a good place to add it -- just make up a solution as if you were using priming sugar, and mix it in well. I have heard of some people even adding it at bottling, which in theory should be fine since it is unfermentable. I have never been that brave because I am never sure about the purity of it (i.e. if it has any fermentable sugars mixed in, it might overcarbonate your beer if added at bottling time).

FlyGuy is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-19-2008, 05:11 PM   #4
AlaskaBrewing
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Palmer, Alaska
Posts: 56
Default

Thanks a bunch guys. Started to worry a little when I found the bag unopened. But no worries. Thanks again.

__________________
AlaskaBrewing is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
malto dextrin brewmasterpa Recipes/Ingredients 2 02-13-2009 05:20 AM
Malto Dextrin? Pelikan Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10 11-12-2008 02:48 AM
Malto-Dextrin hopsalot Bottling/Kegging 4 04-11-2008 04:15 PM
When do you add malto dextrin? thomasfgeary Extract Brewing 12 04-10-2008 02:18 AM
Malto Dextrin??? wildwest450 Brewing Software 2 04-02-2008 04:42 PM



Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS