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Old 02-13-2010, 09:51 PM   #1
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Default Stout Head Color

So is this right?

Roasted Barley= white head
Black Patent= tan head

How about chocolate, debittered black, etc?

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Old 02-13-2010, 10:01 PM   #2
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I think dark grains = tan head

I use that Ode To Arthur which only has roasted barley for dark grains and its tan to light brown head.
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Old 02-14-2010, 12:43 AM   #3
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I was wondering this myself. How does Guinness have such a white head on it?
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