Originally Posted by D_Nyholm
I too am looking to fix some low efficiency. I hit 60% efficiency on my first BIAB. If I need to raise it about .005, any how can i figure out how much DME to add? And does it matter if I make it super concentrated so I don't add too much water? (Super no0b alert here!)
One pound of DME will give you about 43 points per gallon. So, in a 5 gallon batch one pound of DME will give you about 0.008 added to your OG. You can dissolve it and boil in the smallest amount of water possible, cool it, and then gently add to the fermenter.