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Old 08-04-2011, 05:07 PM   #1
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I am doing a Wit tomorrow and I plan to try doing it with unmalted wheat. Does anyone have a good process or any tips for doing this. I am mixing the end result with 5 lb of 2-row. I kind of have an idea how I want to do it but the mixing with the 2-row and the timeing and temps of everything is what I am worried about. Any help would be great.

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Old 08-04-2011, 06:11 PM   #2
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Uhm, use rice hulls?

A single temp infusion should work ok. Wheat starch gets gelatinized at typical mash temps.

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Old 08-04-2011, 06:54 PM   #3
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I plan on using rice hulls. I was told to boil the unmalted wheat for an hour first then add all that wheat malt grain and water to use as a mash with the 2-row. Does that sound right?

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