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  1. TspoonO9

    Boil Size smaller than Batch Size?

    I'm a beginning brewer and am looking into simple extract recipes for a piney pale ale/IPA. I noticed some recipes will have a boil size considerably smaller than the batch size (e.g. boil size = 3 gallon & batch size = 5.5 gallon). Does this mean I brew at 3 gallons, then add additional water...