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Old 04-22-2012, 07:20 PM   #1
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Default Quick help please. Didn't get enough 2 row.

I am doing my first all grain recipe this afternoon. It is a BIAB version of a vanilla cream ale. I needed 7 lbs of American 2 row, but accidentally only ordered 6 lbs. What should I do to make up for the lb I'm missing. Should I use another lb of Maris Otter I have on hand, or a little light DME, or say the heck with it and just use the 6 lbs?


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Old 04-22-2012, 07:27 PM   #2
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use the Maris Otter. 1lb in 7lbs will not be noticeable.


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Old 04-22-2012, 07:33 PM   #3
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A cream ale? Add some more corn, rice or sugar. You could even add some wheat flour. Even corn starch. AG opens up the whole cupboard for adjuncts.
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Old 04-22-2012, 08:00 PM   #4
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I was thinking either a pound of Maris Otter or some corn sugar to replace the pound of 2 Row. Anybody ever substitute a litte Maris Otter for some 2 Row?
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Old 04-22-2012, 09:38 PM   #5
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Thanks for the advice guys! I went with the Maris Otter.
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Old 04-22-2012, 09:46 PM   #6
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Popcorn!
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f62/popcorn-cream-188132/


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