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Old 03-28-2008, 07:12 PM   #1
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Hey all, with the up-and-coming move to AG, I'm quite interested in reading lab research on the subject of brewing. Where might I find such studies (for free)?
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Old 03-28-2008, 08:05 PM   #2
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I think Western Kentuky University has a brewing department. I could be wrong but its worth a look

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Old 03-28-2008, 08:29 PM   #3
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If you want access to the journal articles any large public library can help you find the information. The boston public library give members online access to several peer reviewed scientific journal articles for free.
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Old 03-29-2008, 10:26 PM   #4
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Not sure how technical you are going to get, but here are some practical sites: - News site - check the upcoming area

and you might want to also see my blog below which has quite a few articles on all grain.


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Old 03-30-2008, 03:05 PM   #5
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Temporarily, the Journal of the Institute of Brewing has its online publications freely accessible (normally you would require a paid subscription to access them). Lots of outstanding (lab) science in there:

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Old 03-30-2008, 05:57 PM   #6
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I'm a little surprised that you're looking for scientfic journal level reading prior to doing a few all grain batches. I don't mean to suggest you don't need to know any of the science behind the process, but you'll definitely appreciate the concepts you'll read about AFTER a little hands on brewing. Reading stuff like and threads here are plenty to get started.
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