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Old 08-11-2011, 01:58 PM   #1
Jun 2011
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I have read alot of people talking about FWH. And being fairly new to brewing, what is it exactly??

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Old 08-11-2011, 02:07 PM   #2
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You add hops to the BK as you begin your sparge. The hops are in the wort during sparge (before the boil) and then remain throughout the boil. I've made a few IPA's that had FWH and they turned out great. I've never tried the same recipe without the FWH to see what the difference is. I guess the idea is that you get max bitterness from them.
Give it a try and see what you think.
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Old 08-11-2011, 02:12 PM   #3
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