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Old 09-27-2013, 10:10 PM   #1
Feb 2013
Altoona, WI
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I am brewing an oatmeal stout tomorrow, the two options for hops I have areUS Fuggles or US Tettnang. Anyone have an opinion on better option? Or experience with either?

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Old 09-27-2013, 10:48 PM   #2
Feb 2013
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I personally prefer English hops for stouts myself, so I'd say Fuggles
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Old 09-27-2013, 10:54 PM   #3
Jan 2013
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fuggles. In an oatmeal stout the hops should be there more for balance than anything else (shouldn't be overly noticeable in terms of flavor and aroma) so the variety shouldn't matter all that much, but I agree that an english stout should have english hops.
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Old 09-27-2013, 10:57 PM   #4
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+1 fuggles

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Old 09-28-2013, 12:52 AM   #5
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Fuggles, first wort hop

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