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Old 06-15-2013, 09:25 AM   #1
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Apologies if this has been asked before.

In Beersmith I can select the type of priming sugar, and the desired volumes. This doesn't affect my ABV.

Should I be adding the amount of sugar i use for priming into the recipe ingredients (with the hops, yeast, grain etc)?

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Old 06-15-2013, 10:33 AM   #2
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Towards the bottom, under the Style tab look for the carbonation drop down box. It'll be in there. i can't remember if it shows up in the recipe ingredients though, im not home or else i'd check.
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Old 06-16-2013, 04:17 PM   #3
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The priming sugar addition will not have an effect on the ABV of the beer. It's usually less than .02%
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