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Old 05-04-2011, 11:05 PM   #1
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Default Missed mash temp

I just doughed in on a Terrapin Rye Pale Ale clone. My target temp was 154. I came in at 152.8. I just couldn't get any higher than that without making the mash too thin. The mash is scheduled for 90 min. Should I cut that down to prevent the beer from drying out too much, or do you think I should be OK?

I'm using 1272 firmly yeast, 1L starter


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Old 05-04-2011, 11:20 PM   #2
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IMHO, let it go for 90.


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Old 05-04-2011, 11:25 PM   #3
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I think you will be fine. Let it ride!
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1.2 degrees isn't exactly "missing it". If I'm within a degree or 2 I call it good.
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Old 05-05-2011, 12:02 AM   #5
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Letting it go for the 90. Thanks for the input.
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Old 05-05-2011, 12:54 AM   #6
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1.2 degrees isn't exactly "missing it". If I'm within a degree or 2 I call it good.

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