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Old 02-16-2009, 07:18 PM   #1
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When using Irish moss, are there any other steps to take to make your beer clear?


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Old 02-16-2009, 07:22 PM   #2
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Crash cooling, finings, gelatin and filtering are all options.


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Old 02-16-2009, 08:33 PM   #3
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In the boil:

1. Irish Moss
2. Finings

In the secondary:

1. Crash cooling
2. Gelatin
3. Polyclar
4. Time

Pre- or At-bottling time: Gelatin (although I do not recommend it as it can be inadvertently drunk with your brew...YECH!!!))
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Don't forget a rapid cold break. I made an immersion chiller out of 33' of copper tubing that gets my wort (full boils) down to 70F in 8-9 minutes.
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