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Old 01-24-2010, 11:05 PM   #1
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Would dry-hopping while cold crashing allow for additional dry-hoppin' time??

I have heard that a maximum of 10-14 days a beer should sit on hops. If you cold crashed a beer and then threw some hops in there could that time be extended to a month?

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Old 01-25-2010, 01:19 AM   #2
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From what I've heard, dry hopping for too long will impart a "grassy" taste to your beer, which could be unfavorable depending on the style. I dont see how cold crashing would diminish this at all.
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