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Old 06-25-2012, 06:56 PM   #1
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My wife just started a medication that she cannot drink alcohol with, but she likes homebrew. Are there any non-alcoholic recipes?


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Old 06-27-2012, 06:46 PM   #2
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To make any beer non-alcoholic, you just put it in the oven after fermentation at about 175 degrees and boil for 25-30 minutes to burn the alcohol off, then bottle it..........



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Old 06-27-2012, 06:55 PM   #3
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To make any beer non-alcoholic, you just put it in the oven after fermentation at about 175 degrees and boil for 25-30 minutes to burn the alcohol off, then bottle it..........
If you bottle it will produce some alcohol when you prime and naturally carb, kegging and force carbing are a safer bet or not?
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Old 06-27-2012, 07:14 PM   #4
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The yeast is dead after that heat so I guess CO2 is the way to go.
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Old 06-27-2012, 07:26 PM   #5
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Every n/a beer contains a percentage of alcohol even the ones you can buy at the gas station have .07ish%
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Old 12-17-2012, 06:06 AM   #6
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I don't have CO2 equipment so I was planning on adding yeast and sugar to carbonate. But I am not sure how much yeast to use. Any suggestions?

The article I read said it would bring it up to .5% but that will work for me.


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