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Old 07-01-2008, 09:07 PM   #1
Dec 2007
Minneapolis, MN
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My buddy and I brewed a Nut Brown Ale using Premiant, and really liked the flavor. But now NB is out, and we need a replacement. Is Glacier a good replacement? Has anyone tried Simcoe or Mt. Hood in a brown ale (amount reduced for the higher AA's)? Thanks for your help.

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Old 07-01-2008, 09:27 PM   #2
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Never used permient. I have used northern brewer, north down, brambling cross, hallertau hersbrucker and/or mittlefreu, goldings, tradition, tettnanger and fuggles. All of these were great. I may be biased cuz I love hops.

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Old 07-01-2008, 09:29 PM   #3
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Old 07-01-2008, 11:14 PM   #4
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Haven't tried it, but Mt. Hood should work in a Brown. Premiant is a Saaz cross, higher AA, little lower flavor/aroma.
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