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Old 01-24-2007, 04:32 AM   #1
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My roomie and I were thinking of some combos that sounded amazing and this is on of the tops ones on the list, but everywhere I look I cannot find blackberry flavoring, anyone have suggestions on where to find it, and if anyone has a recipe for something like this or something like a regular hef that would go great with some blackberry in it let me know
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Old 01-24-2007, 04:36 AM   #2
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I buy blackberry honey from all the time. I bet they carry blackberry extract as well.

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Old 01-24-2007, 04:39 AM   #3
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You found Hugh Hefner's Blackberry! Awesome. What's Ms. January's number?
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Old 01-24-2007, 04:42 AM   #4
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Use 2-2.5 lbs of forzen berries, pasteurize them with some water at 150F, then transfer them to the secondary, rack the beer into the fruit, age... Worked phenominally for my raspberry....


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Old 01-24-2007, 06:08 AM   #5
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I got blackberry extract from my LHBS; I'm sure you could order it online easily. The only other place that might have it would be a specialty foods store perhaps. I used raspberries for my wit, and it was much easier to pasteurize and add them than I anticipated.
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Old 01-24-2007, 06:18 AM   #6

I would highly recommend Oregon Fruit Products. I've had excellent results using their canned fruit. They are already pasteurized and I add them directly to the secondary. I've never been a fan of extract flavorings, they always taste fake to me IMO.

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