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Old 03-15-2007, 03:44 PM   #1
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Do I need to do a mini-mash for these or can I just steep them? Thanks!
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Old 03-15-2007, 03:48 PM   #2
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you can just steep but ya wont be getting much fermentables outa them, what are ya looking for and what type of recipie are ya doing?
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Old 03-15-2007, 03:51 PM   #3
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You'll get a ton of unconverted starches if you only steep. Keep the temp at about 150 - 155, hold it there for 30-45 minutes, then rinse the grains with some 170° water, and viola - you've done a mini-mash.
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Old 03-15-2007, 04:14 PM   #4
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I'm wanting to make the AAA recipe from my siggie... I do mini-mashes in my 2-gl cooler so I'm familiar with that, I just wanted to know if I should do one for this grain bill... thanks guys.
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