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Old 06-12-2006, 03:57 PM   #1
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So I would like to make a blackberry wheat beer for the summer. What would be a good wheat beer to use, a hef?
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Old 06-12-2006, 05:29 PM   #2
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I would not waste a good German yeast on a fruit beer. The reason is because it already has banana. Most other flavors don't mix well with it.

Choose an American wheat yeast.
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Old 06-12-2006, 07:23 PM   #3
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good point. thanks.

 
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Old 06-14-2006, 05:13 PM   #4
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I found White Labs Australian Ale yeast to be an outstanding choice for my Raspberry Wheat beer.
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Old 06-14-2006, 05:35 PM   #5
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Robbw
I found White Labs Australian Ale yeast to be an outstanding choice for my Raspberry Wheat beer.
Would you mind sharing your recipe?
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