Originally Posted by gcdowd
So if I add most of my extract at the end, and it causes the boil to cease, shall I just boil longer?
I think that temperature drop is the best reason to add it at flame out, not at 10 or 15 minutes as some suggest. Don't stop a good boil.
Besides, why not put that temperature drop to some good use - like helping to cool the wort after the boil - rather than having it be a "problem"?