Electric Brewing Supply 30A BCS Giveaway - Last Chance to Enter!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Extract Brewing > Added ingredients too early in Chimay Blue clone
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-12-2009, 02:39 PM   #1
packin
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 7
Default Added ingredients too early in Chimay Blue clone

I just brewed this recipe two days ago: Easy Chimay Blue clone

Due to not having used whirlflock, Lyle's Golden Syrup, or wine yeast as nutrient before, I actually added them on a time schedule as if they were hops. What I mean is that on the recipe it says to add at 45 minutes, but I interpreted that to mean 15 minutes after the boil has started instead of 15 minutes before the END of the boil (which I just realized now that's what it means).

How will this affect the brew??

Thanks in advance.

__________________
packin is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 08-12-2009, 02:47 PM   #2
Revvy
Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Revvy's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: "Detroitish" Michigan
Posts: 40,804
Liked 2755 Times on 1650 Posts
Likes Given: 3485

Default

It won't really affect the beer that much, it's not like it was spices that boiling that long would drive off the oils that produce flavor or aroma.

You'll be fine.

The wihirlflock may not have bound the proteins to clear the beer...but you know something? Half the time I forget to add moss or any other finings to my kettle and my beer still turns out nice and clear after a long primary or using a secondary.

__________________

Like my snazzy new avatar? Get Sons of Zymurgy swag, here, and brew with the best.

Revvy's one of the cool reverends. He has a Harley and a t-shirt that says on the back "If you can read this, the bitch was Raptured. - Madman

I gotta tell ya, just between us girls, that Revvy is HOT. Very tall, gorgeous grey hair and a terrific smile. He's very good looking in person, with a charismatic personality... he drives like a ****ing maniac! - YooperBrew

Revvy 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
Extract - Easy Chimay Blue clone summersolstice Belgian and French Ale 243 10-04-2014 11:00 PM
Anyone Brew This Chimay Blue? chachi Recipes/Ingredients 22 07-26-2011 08:59 PM
AHS Chimay Blue Clone kit ArcaneXor Recipes/Ingredients 4 11-08-2009 01:11 AM
Just had a month old Chimay Blue... Endovelico Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 9 02-03-2009 01:39 PM
Chimay Blue Ale insco2 All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 3 12-11-2005 10:41 PM