Big Sky Brewing - Moose Drool Clone

189 calories 20.1 g
Beer Stats
Method: Partial Mash
Style: American Brown Ale
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 3.5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.089 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (brew house)
Source: HG Brewing
Calories: 189 calories (Per )
Carbs: 20.1 g (Per )
Created Monday February 24th 2014
1.057
1.015
5.5%
21.4
34.2
n/a
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Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
6.30 lb Dry Malt Extract - Light6.3 lb Dry Malt Extract - Light 42 4 75.9%
1 lb American - Caramel / Crystal 60L1 lb Caramel / Crystal 60L 34 60 12%
12 oz United Kingdom - Chocolate12 oz Chocolate 34 425 9%
4 oz American - Black Malt4 oz Black Malt 28 500 3%
8.30 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1.50 oz East Kent Goldings1.5 oz East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 60 min 18.27 54.5%
0.50 oz Liberty0.5 oz Liberty Hops Pellet 4 Boil 15 min 2.42 18.2%
0.25 oz Willamette0.25 oz Willamette Hops Pellet 4.5 Boil 5 min 0.55 9.1%
0.50 oz Liberty0.5 oz Liberty Hops Pellet 4 Boil 1 min 0.21 18.2%
2.75 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
2.5 gal mash grains in brewpot -- 152 °F 30 min
0.5 gal sparge grains, boil, add DME, top up to 3.5 gal, boil, start hop schedule. -- 170 °F --
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
1 tsp Irish Moss Fining Boil --
1 tsp Gelatin Fining Secondary --
 
Yeast
Wyeast - British Ale 1098
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
74%
Flocculation:
Med-High
Optimum Temp:
64 - 72 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
70 °F
Pitch Rate:
0.75 (M cells / ml / ° P) 219 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
Method: Corn Sugar       CO2 Level: 2.4 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Balanced Profile
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
80 5 25 75 80 100
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
 
Notes

Ferment in primary for 7 days and transfer to secondary and let fermentation complete. Add Gelatin 3 days prior and cold crash in fridge to clear up beer.

The beer shows coffee brown with a creamy beige head. The nose is an interesting blend of malt and spicy hops leading on to a creamy, medium-bodied palate with a lot of malt, but the hops come in to balance it. The finish is the perfect blend of malt and hops.

This beer is mouthwatering with a hearty beef and vegetable soup.

Enjoy this one!

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Last Updated: 2014-09-03 15:00 UTC

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