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Old 01-28-2013, 08:24 PM   #1
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75% pale ale malt,15% crystal60L,5% wheat,5%chocolate....very dark like the DFH Indian Brown Ale, i m calling it an american brown but did i cross the line into porter territory...either way it s delicious...any thoughts?

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Old 01-28-2013, 08:25 PM   #2
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I don't think it matters what style it technically falls under...if it's not a competition brew, make it the way you like it and call it "BEER!"

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Old 01-28-2013, 10:18 PM   #3
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Free range brewing is the only way to go. You can punch it into a brewing software and see what it says but that takes valuable drinking time away.

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Old 01-29-2013, 09:20 PM   #4
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according to the grain bill..Designing Great Beers puts it at a Brown Porter....best of both worlds! Hoistapint ! Thanks

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