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Old 01-13-2007, 03:01 AM   #1
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I am doing a stout brew tonight and it's requesting crushed oats... When I apply them to a brew, do I just toss them into the wort or do I have to put them in a grain bag and steep them??? How does this work?????

 
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Old 01-13-2007, 03:02 AM   #2
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They definitely need to be steeped, and really they need to be mashed IMO (a partial mash would work fine). Give this thread a gander:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/showthread.php?t=19292

 
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Old 01-13-2007, 07:01 AM   #3
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Ive used flaked oats in several brews now, just steeped them with my specialty grains, turned out fine

 
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