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Old 11-11-2009, 02:08 AM   #1
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I have some leftover 40L and 120L crystal malt. I'm making a recipe that calls for .5 lbs of 80L. Is it possible to use .25 lbs of 40L and .25 lbs of 120L as a replacement? Thanks!!

 
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Old 11-11-2009, 02:14 AM   #2
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The color may work out the same, but the flavor wont be the same. Depending on what you are brewing I'd say go for it.

 
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Old 11-11-2009, 03:01 AM   #3
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The color may work out the same, but the flavor wont be the same. Depending on what you are brewing I'd say go for it.
I'm doing an Oatmeal Stout...thoughts?

 
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Old 11-11-2009, 03:06 AM   #4
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Could be better - the 120 would add a bit of toffee flavor (vs caramel of the 60 and 40). You never know until you try!
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