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Old 07-24-2012, 01:53 AM   #1
beau_cephus
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Anyone know approx how may limes it will takes to produce 2oz of lime zest? 6-8? Brewing a homemade recipe and want to add 2oz of fresh lime zest at end of the boil.



 
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Old 08-02-2012, 02:14 AM   #2
GrayTopBrewing
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Looks like a lime will produce 3/4 tbsp. Not sure what the density is though. If you figure it out let us know.


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Old 08-06-2012, 01:06 AM   #3
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Bottled today and the zest if 7 limes seems about right. Will know more after carbonation.

 
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Old 04-15-2013, 05:14 PM   #4
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Bottled today and the zest if 7 limes seems about right. Will know more after carbonation.
How did the zesting of this beer turn out?

 
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Old 04-16-2013, 01:19 AM   #5
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It was good. It wouldnt hurt to add more. Flavor died out in the last couple of beers.



 
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