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Old 01-13-2013, 02:56 AM   #11
Jun 2005
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Originally Posted by Tava View Post
so, maybe I just add an ounce of Cascade as a FWH and leave the rest of the recipe as is?
My method would be to move the 25 min. to FWH and leave the rest as they are.
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Old 01-13-2013, 02:05 PM   #12
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I just listened to Stan Hieronymous--according to recent research, he said, it looks like FWH yields more iso-alpha acids than 60min additions, but b/c they're added at a different pH they express differently and so are perceived differently, but in the end (according to the interview) there's apparently no reliable formula for determining IBUs or iso-alpha acids amounts.
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