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Old 11-27-2007, 08:57 PM   #1
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Default Convert ag recipe to extract

need some help with this

Grain Bill
8 lbs. 2-Row
2 lbs. Vienna
0.5 lb. Crystal 10L

I was going to brew an AG but I dont have the funds for a mash tun but I need to get something going in my primary. What kind of extracts should I use to get the same turnout?
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/showthread.php?t=31793
this is where I got the recipe.


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Old 11-27-2007, 09:03 PM   #2
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Easiest thing to do is swap out the 8 pound two row for between 5 and 6 pounds of extra light DME or LME. Keep everything else the same.


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Old 11-27-2007, 09:15 PM   #4
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AFAIK, Vienna needs to be mashed, and I don't know if any Vienna extracts. Your best bet would be to mash the Vienna with the Crystal (partial mash), then add pale extract to make up for the 2-row.
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Oh, and if we're talking partial boil with this, don't forget to either add your extract late or up your hops additions slightly.
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Old 11-27-2007, 09:57 PM   #6
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Or if you can wait till xmas break we could do a 10gal batch and split it....I've got a big enought MLT and pot.

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Old 11-28-2007, 01:07 AM   #7
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Of course, if you have access to different types of extract syrup, like the vienna extract sold at Northern Brewer, the conversion is just about 1 lb grain to .8 lb LME.
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the vienna extract sold at Northern Brewer
Link? I'm always interested to see what's out there.


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