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Old 12-31-2007, 06:38 PM   #1
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Anyone have any suggestions for a good malty beer? I'm trying to get an idea for my 3rd brew.

I have an Irish Red in bottles that is pretty tasty and I am going to be putting together a Kölsch this weekend. I want to get and Extra Pale Ale and an IPA going at some point as well, but for #3 I'm looking for something thick and malty.

My 1st 2 brews are Northern Brewer extract kits. I need to stick with extract at this point but don't necessarily need it to be a kit. Any ideas?



 
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Old 12-31-2007, 06:49 PM   #2
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I found that Hobgoblin is very malty. Here is a link to Austin Home Brew's clone. I've never made it, but the original is dynamite.

http://www.austinhomebrew.com/produc...oducts_id=1820


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Old 01-02-2008, 02:01 PM   #3
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That looks like a good one. Anyone have any other suggestions? Maybe even just a type of beer too start looking at?

 
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Old 01-02-2008, 02:25 PM   #4
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Any of the Scottish ale varieties will be malty since that is what the style is all about. If you're a new brewer I would recommend a /70 or /80 rather than a wee heavy (since wee heavy's can be awfully big beer). Check the recipe database, there are lots of great recipes there.
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Old 01-02-2008, 05:51 PM   #5
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If you're after a bit o' goblin I know a man with a recipe.

Mash anything high and it will get you a malty brew.
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Old 01-02-2008, 06:19 PM   #6
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Try using some Munich malt in your favourite recipe, it's high in melanoids and very malty.
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Old 01-02-2008, 11:20 PM   #7
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Quote:
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If you're after a bit o' goblin I know a man with a recipe.
...and now we all know a man who knows a man with a recipe...
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Old 01-03-2008, 02:26 AM   #8
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100% Munich malt for a Munich Dunkel will give you a nicely malty beer if you want to make a lager.

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Old 01-03-2008, 02:36 AM   #9
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Quote:
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Mash anything high and it will get you a malty brew.



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100% Munich malt for a Munich Dunkel will give you a nicely malty beer if you want to make a lager.

Kai


Thanks, guys, but he asked for extract...........

+1 for the Scottish ales. Malty goodness.........
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Old 01-03-2008, 03:12 AM   #10
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Quote:
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100% Munich malt for a Munich Dunkel will give you a nicely malty beer if you want to make a lager.

Kai
that sounds wonderful!

+11 for scottish


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