Originally Posted by tranceamerica
does anyone use the preheat water for the MLT as sparge water?
I figure if I've got 5 gallons of hot water - I'd better use it for something...
I overshot the temp when preheating and let the MLT come down to the strike temp then add my grain.
if your using 5 gallons to preheat the MLT then yes it would pay to save it.