Belgian Witbier

179 calories 20 carbs
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Witbier
Boil Time: 90 min
Batch Size: 12 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 14.5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.044 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 80% (brew house)
Calories: 179 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 20 g (Per 12oz)
Created Monday November 18th 2013
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17.3
3.81
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Fermentables
Amount Fermentable PPG °L Bill %
17 lb American - Pale 2-Row17 lb Pale 2-Row 37 1.8 81%
4 oz Belgian - Biscuit4 oz Biscuit 35 23 1.2%
2 lb Flaked Rice2 lb Flaked Rice 40 0.5 9.5%
4 oz Canadian - Honey Malt4 oz Honey Malt 37 25 1.2%
8 oz Belgian - Munich8 oz Munich 38 6 2.4%
1 lb Corn Sugar - Dextrose1 lb Corn Sugar - Dextrose 46 0.5 4.8%
21 lb Total      
 
Hops
Amount Variety Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
2 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh2 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh Hops Pellet 3.75 Boil 60 min 12.5 66.7%
1 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh1 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh Hops Pellet 3.75 Boil 30 min 4.8 33.3%
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
10 gal Temperature 120 °F 30 min
gal recirculate mash Fly Sparge 149 °F 60 min
10 gal raise grain bed to 170, batch sparge with 170 water Sparge 170 °F 10 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 1.5 qt/lb
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Type Use Time
2 each Whirlfloc Tablet Fining Boil 10 min.
 
Yeast
Wyeast - London ESB Ale 1968
Amount:
1
Attenuation (avg):
69%
Flocculation:
Very High
Optimum Temp:
64 - 72 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
60 °F
Pitch Rate:
1.0 (M cells / ml / ° P) 606 B cells required
Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
 
Notes

a word to the wise, 2 pounds of flaked rice clogged my false bottom up, would not drain then turned to mash potatoes

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