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Posted in thread: Gluten Free Beer Ingredient List on 11-19-2015 at 08:38 PM
All of Lalleman's yeasts are grown on a potato starch base and are certified GF
Posted in thread: Gluten Free Beer Ingredient List on 11-19-2015 at 08:35 PM
Since chestnuts are not malted there is still a lot on carbs in them that are not fermentable.
Amylase breaks them down into sugars that can be converted to alcohol.
Posted in thread: GF Brewing with Chestnuts on 01-09-2015 at 03:22 PM
I was also looking for Chestnut beer recipes. The link is to a 50:50 Chestnut/Malt recipe the
brewer refers to boiling the chestnuts in the shell, roasting, then shelling, then grinding
with food pr...
Posted in thread: GF brewing with chestnuts on 12-03-2014 at 06:30 PM
Well , I haven't brewed any GF chestnut beer in about 3 years now. When I started this project
I wanted the world to see it could be done and the out come would be a great tasting brew.
After that was...
Posted in thread: Pectic enzyme in cider on 10-16-2014 at 02:06 PM
I am returning to the brewing world after a 20+ year hiatus, so practically a newbie. After
brewing a couple batches of beer, I decided to make some cider for my gluten sensitive wife.
Posted in thread: Chestnut puree? on 10-09-2014 at 01:38 PM
You guys are pretty much right on. I do make a roasted chestnut meal in-lieu of the chips. I've
had several breweries use it along with the chips. Great for flavor and body. Cold crashing
Posted in thread: alpha amylase powder on 07-03-2014 at 02:47 PM
Amylases work well at 150-155 degrees. If you get too much higher temp wise it will be
destroyed by heat. Alpha type does the initial break down. If you want to really break it down
further wait an ho...
Posted in thread: Making a gluten free beer-need GF yeast... on 06-21-2014 at 04:36 PM
I trying to make a decent gluten free beer for my wife. I'm going to use sorgum extract and
some other grains. But what I need is a gluten free yeast so I'm sure the whole beer is gluten
Posted in thread: Chestnut Beer Chips on 06-15-2014 at 02:29 PM
Jim, who owns Harvester and his partner at the time, came to my farm and saw my process. He
went back to Portland and started work. He had a pre-operational tasting affair with multiple
Posted in thread: Chestnut Beer Chips on 06-15-2014 at 12:25 PM
On my web site there's a basic recipe that I develop 8-9 years ago. It's all I've ever used.
Google up "gluten free chestnut beer' and see articles written about it. a novice brewer can do
it. I've br...