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Old 01-24-2013, 09:24 PM   #1
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Default Secondary for Vanilla Chocolate Oatmeal Stout?

I have had this on primary for 8 days and I was planning on leaving it there for about 15 days, then racking on top of the cocoa and the vanilla whisky extract and leave in secondary for 3 weeks (I won't be home during these weeks) Would this be too long?

But since I've read stouts don't really benefit from a secondary I thought I could maybe shorten the first fermentation to about 12 days, then do a 3 day secondary with the vanilla and cocoa and bottle before leaving home, what are your thoughts on this?

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Old 01-24-2013, 09:31 PM   #2
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Shouldn't have any problems dumping the vanilla and cocoa into primary.
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