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Old 08-23-2009, 04:31 AM   #11
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Cara-pils in small amounts *I use 4oz per 5 gallon* puts all that pretty head and lacing on the glass.

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Old 08-24-2009, 07:06 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by jdinger29 View Post
According to the fine people at Miller a "third" hop addition should help with your head retention. (obviously this is a sarcastic post...)
Actually, it will. The tannins in the hops bind the proteins in the beer to increase foam. The hoppier the beer is, the better the head.
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