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Old 01-16-2013, 01:38 PM   #1
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Default How much priming sugar for a bottle conditioned Dry Irish Stout

I am just about ready to bottle up my Guinness Clone. Since I dont have a nitro tap, I will be bottle conditioning with corn sugar. I was wondering how much corn sugar I should use for this particular style.

I usually use 1 oz of corn sugar to each gallon of beer for most styles. I know about Mr.Malty, but I know a a lot of the times the style guidelines there are pretty low carbed. Should I use 1oz for each gallon in this beer as well? My fear is that it will be too carbed for the dry stout style.

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Old 01-16-2013, 01:52 PM   #2
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I'd go with .75oz / finished gallon of beer
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Try this calculator,it's more accurate to the range for each style & can be user adjusted; http://www.tastybrew.com/calculators/priming.html
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