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Treacle

What it does :

Treacle will add a strong, sweet flavor to your beer similar to, but not as intense as molasses.

What it is:

Treacle is a British mixture of molasses, invert sugar and golden (corn) syrup.

Vital Statistics


Color (Lovibond):

100

Specific Gravity (SG):

1.036


Dosage:

Treacle can be 5-10 percent of your fermentables. Of course, the actual amount you need depends on the style of beer that you are making. Use our brewing calculators to compute the exact amount you need to achieve your specific original gravity and color targets.

Preparation:

Add treacle directly to the boiling wort.

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Treacle