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Old 05-19-2011, 09:19 PM   #1
Manaleshi
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Afternoon,

few weeks ago, I cooked up a pale ale recipe that I want to do some playing with... however, I don't feel like tossing off 5 gal batches on experiments.

Can I just take the same recipe I used and cut everything in half and have the same results? Or are there more advanced calculations I need to do?

 
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Old 05-19-2011, 09:57 PM   #2
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Nope, just cut everything in half, except yeast and times of course. That's what I use my Mr. Beer for.
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Old 05-19-2011, 10:18 PM   #3
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Or you can brew five gallons and split it into different vessels and have a "control batch"

 
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