Kolsch

167 calories 16.1 g
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Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Kölsch
Boil Time: 90 min
Batch Size: 5.25 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 7.69 gallons
Post Boil Size: 5.82 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.035 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (brew house)
Source: Kölsch II https://byo.com/article/koelsch-style-profile/
Calories: 167 calories (Per )
Carbs: 16.1 g (Per )
Created Wednesday June 12th 2019
1.051
1.011
5.14%
26.17
3.23
5.4
31.72
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
9.50 lb German - Pilsner9.5 lb Pilsner 38 1.6 95%
0.50 lb German - Wheat Malt0.5 lb Wheat Malt 37 2 5%
10 lb / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1.25 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh1.25 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh Hops Pellet 4.2 Boil 60 min 21.11 71.4%
0.50 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh0.5 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh Hops Pellet 4.2 Boil 15 min 4.33 28.6%
1.75 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
15 qt Infusion 149 °F 60 min
6.4 qt Infusion 168 °F 10 min
15.4 qt Sparge 170 °F 10 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 1.5 qt/lb
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
1 tsp Irish Moss Fining Boil 15 min.
1 tsp Calcium Chloride (dihydrate) Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
0.50 tsp Epsom Salt Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
6.36 ml Lactic acid Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
1 tsp Chalk Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
0.25 tsp Salt Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
 
Yeast
White Labs - German Ale/ Kölsch Yeast WLP029
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
75%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
65 - 69 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
60 °F
Pitch Rate:
1 (M cells / ml / ° P) 251 B cells required
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Priming
CO2 Level: 2.58 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Cologne Germany
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
104 15 52 109 86 152
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
 
Notes

2021 session was on spot. A little high OG. But on point otherwise. Needs better head retention though. More wheat malt?

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Last Updated: 2021-06-27 00:11 UTC

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