decoction process

noun

: a mashing process in which parts of the mash are removed, boiled, and returned to the main part thereby raising the whole to about 75°C compare infusion process

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“Decoction process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decoction%20process. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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