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Calculate brewhouse efficiency


Ron Fore • New Braunfels, Texas asks,

I have read a lot of articles that refer to brewhouse efficiency, but I haven’t found anything showing how to calculate it. Have you?


The easiest way to calculate brewhouse efficiency is to go metric! You need four pieces of information to perform this straightforward calculation. The data you need is: post boil wort volume in
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