Ale with ginger - Home Brew Forums
Register Now For Free!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Recipes/Ingredients > Ale with ginger

Thread Tools
Old 11-11-2012, 09:23 PM   #1
Nov 2012
Posts: 1

I have made a couple of kit beers and would like to start customising. I have a standard ale kit and would like to flavour it with ginger.

Would I be best off with powdered cooking ginger or fresh ginger? How much should I use to flavour a 40 pint kit?

Would I need to change the amount or type of sugar I use?

Any advise would be great, cheers

Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2012, 04:23 AM   #2
Mar 2012
Posts: 235
Liked 29 Times on 21 Posts

Definitely use fresh ginger, a couple ozs boiled at various times. Im still trying to perfect my ginger pale ale, so id be interested in others advice as well!

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ginger Beer using Crystallized ginger? merk_the_hermit Soda Making 14 06-09-2014 03:04 PM
1 Barter Ginger Beer & No Strings Ginger Ale recipes mease19 Soda Making 9 12-20-2012 02:52 PM
How Do You Make Alcoholic Ginger Beer Using Ginger Root? joe_schmo Recipes/Ingredients 7 12-23-2011 11:12 PM
carrot n ginger cider (ginger fear ) carlos Specialty, Fruit, Historical, Other Homebrew Recipes 4 09-29-2011 05:09 AM
Ginger question for Ginger Blonde neovox Recipes/Ingredients 12 04-10-2010 05:31 AM

Forum Jump