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Old 09-14-2011, 08:07 PM   #1
jroiv
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I have an AG kit that i am planing on using and it does not say if i boil the pumpkin or put it in the mash. has any one done both and if so which one did you like more. also if any one could leave me a link to their favorite pumpkin ale recipe that would be good just trying to learn about them

 
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Old 09-14-2011, 09:52 PM   #2
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People have done both. The most common practice is to mash with it. Just make sure to add some rice hulls so you don't get a stuck sparge

 
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Old 09-15-2011, 12:29 AM   #3
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I have the Pumpkin Ale kit on the way from AHB. It says on the site page where I ordered the kit to add 3-4lbs of pumpkin to the mash.

 
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Old 09-15-2011, 12:34 AM   #4
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Chunk up the pumpkin, and put it in oven in a pan with a bit of water for 30-40 minutes, at about 300-350. Let it soften a bit. Then mash with it. Mmm good...
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