Beers that use honey malt

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smid1584
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Beers that use honey malt

Post by smid1584 » Sun Nov 12, 2017 2:14 am

Hey all,

I was going to do the B3 APA II with my own hops and I bought the wrong grain.

I have a milled combo of 1 # Crystal 40L and .5# of Honey malt. Today I bought another .5 # Honey malt by mistake. I meant to buy another half pound of 40L. Two questions:

1. How will a half pound less Crystal 40L affect the flavor profile?
2. Recipe suggestions that use a half pound of honey malt.

Thanks
Aaron

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Re: Beers that use honey malt

Post by tookalisten » Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:40 am

I think you will be fine to use the 1# combo of C40 and honey malt for a APA. In fact, I often use honey malt at 0.5lb and a little less Crystal for IPAs and APAs. As for future use of the extra 0.5# of honey malt, just toss it in on your next batch of IPA or APA.
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