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Old 04-03-2007, 01:22 AM   #1
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When figuring my grain bill (especially how many pounds I'll be mashing) do I factor in my LME? BeerSmith seems to be....

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Old 04-03-2007, 02:15 AM   #2
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malt extract doesn't get mashed, so no. You only factory in the grains that you'll actually be mashing in the grain bill.

I presume you mean in regards to mash water and sparge water? That only relates to the actual grains that you have.

beersmith seems to be what?

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You have to determine how much fermentables you will get from the grain and add enough extract to hit your target gravity.

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