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Old 03-29-2011, 03:35 AM   #1
Mar 2011
Lakewood, WA
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Can a person successfully make an all grain beer using only a grain bag, or must you make and use lautering equipment?


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Old 03-29-2011, 03:42 AM   #2
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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check out brew in a bag (BIAB)

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Old 03-29-2011, 03:59 AM   #3
Nov 2007
Rochester, NY
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I use a 5 gallon paint strainer bag in a 7.5 gallon pot using the BIAB technique linked to by maxam there. It has its disadvantages, but it also has some really strong advantages, the biggest one being cost.

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