Secondary Fermentation With Fruit? - Home Brew Forums
Register Now For Free!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Secondary Fermentation With Fruit?

Thread Tools
Old 02-13-2012, 08:55 PM   #1
Jan 2012
Garden Grove, CA
Posts: 19

I am about to dry hop and add fruit to one of my batches. My question is, is it OK to add the fruit and dry hops direciry to the primary fermenter or should I transfer to a secondary to add the fruit and dry hops?

Reply With Quote
Old 02-13-2012, 09:12 PM   #2
ETCS's Avatar
Sep 2009
Smithfield, VA
Posts: 605
Liked 22 Times on 21 Posts

Most people, including me (I'm doing a blueberry Porter this weekend) will use a secondary when using fruit, oak etc...You can dry hop in the primary, however, if you are going to secondary with the fruit, you might as well dry hop it then also.
Brewers make wort, Yeast make beer!!!!

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Forum Jump