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Old 04-03-2010, 06:32 PM   #11
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I brewed this in 01 and for some reason did not write that down in my log.

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Old 04-07-2010, 05:09 PM   #12
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Any idea on the ABV of this recipe?

http://hbd.org/cgi-bin/recipator/recipator

Says 3.5%, which seems low, but it doesn't account for the sugars of the blueberry juice...
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Old 04-12-2010, 07:21 PM   #13
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There's no way for us to access your recipe, but a gallon will have about 12 oz of sugar in it.
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Old 05-12-2010, 11:31 PM   #14
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I just opened and tried a Sea Dog Blue Paw wheat ale....and it is excellent....and I came on here to look for a recipe that is similar (or better)...looks like I found it!
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Old 05-12-2010, 11:46 PM   #15
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I just bottled my version of this on Sunday... I cannot wait to try it in 3 weeks. I'll post results!
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Old 05-13-2010, 01:09 AM   #16
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How blue is the beer? Is it straight out smurf beer?

I want to make a beer very similar but I just want a SLIGHT hint of blueberry. How strong is the flavor?
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Old 05-13-2010, 03:17 PM   #17
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I wouldn't call it blue. Looks like a wheat beer. I'll take a picture and comment in a few weeks once its done.
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Old 05-13-2010, 04:29 PM   #18
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I wouldn't call it blue. Looks like a wheat beer. I'll take a picture and comment in a few weeks once its done.
I will be looking forward to your comments.

I am looking for a really subtle blueberry taste - like you will miss it if you drink it too fast. I know that blueberries have a purple color that stains easily so I want to minimize that as well. I however do NOT want to use an extract.
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Old 05-31-2010, 10:14 PM   #19
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Default grains?


any way you can make that into a grain recipe or even a partial??
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Old 07-19-2010, 10:09 PM   #20
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How many berries (in lbs) did it take to make 1 gallon?

Also, it would be nice to see how purple this beer was with 1 gallon of fruit. I plan on making an AG version of this based on a Hefe recipe I already make. I will simply tone down the wheat recipe to compensate for the sugar I think.

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