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Old 07-21-2007, 11:51 PM   #1
Dec 2006
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I am brewing a firestone double barrel ale clone this week and it has three or four different steeping grains. Should I put all the grain in the same bag and steep or put them into thier own bags??

I want to get all the flavor from the grain.

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Old 07-22-2007, 12:02 AM   #2
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One bag should work fine. Just make sure all the grain is well into the water.

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Old 07-22-2007, 12:35 AM   #3
Mar 2007
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When im using multiple steeping grains i like to mix the grains up in the bag just in case there are some dry spots or anything like that.

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Old 07-22-2007, 01:43 PM   #4
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The main consideration is loose, to allow water circulation and good flavor extraction.
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