irish moss question - Home Brew Forums
Register Now For Free!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Techniques > irish moss question

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-03-2010, 06:42 PM   #1
pickledherring
Recipes 
 
Oct 2009
the garden state
Posts: 91
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts



I'm brewing an oatmeal smoked porter as i write this, and am looking forward to a creamy brew, would irish moss detract from a creamy body? thanks in advance!

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2010, 06:46 PM   #2
Wayne1
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
 
Wayne1's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Mar 2008
Littleton, Colorado
Posts: 1,078
Liked 116 Times on 71 Posts


Irish Moss has no effect on body. It attracts proteins that might cause haze.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2010, 06:50 PM   #3

I don't use irish moss on stouts - it helps clear the beer, which I don't need in a stout.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-03-2010, 06:53 PM   #4
brrman
Recipes 
 
Oct 2006
Indianapolis, IN, Indiana
Posts: 1,694
Liked 100 Times on 76 Posts


yeah don't bother with irish moss on a stout or porter.
__________________
8-Paws Brewing Co.
Tap 1:.Bombastic IIPA (10g)
Tap 2:.Mudpuddle Oatmeal Stout (10g) [nitro]

 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
~Irish Moss Question~ davidstark Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 5 04-10-2009 01:23 PM
Irish moss question Raumr General Techniques 8 04-07-2009 12:24 AM
Irish Moss Question Mesa512 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 8 03-19-2009 08:55 AM
Irish moss question histo320 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 8 12-13-2008 07:42 PM
Irish Moss Question Parker36 General Techniques 2 11-27-2007 03:35 PM


Forum Jump