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Gandolf the White (Witbier)

161 calories 15.8 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Witbier
Boil Time: 90 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 6.75 gallons
Post Boil Size: 5.6 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.041 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.049 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 75% (brew house)
Source: C.S.Rhoderick,LLC
Calories: 161 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 15.8 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Monday December 10th 2018
1.049
1.011
5.0%
20.0
3.6
5.8
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
5 lb Belgian - Pilsner5 lb Pilsner 37 1.6 50%
1 lb Flaked Oats1 lb Flaked Oats 33 2.2 10%
0.50 lb Rice Hulls0.5 lb Rice Hulls 0 0 5%
3.50 lb American - White Wheat3.5 lb White Wheat 40 2.8 35%
10 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1 oz Hallertau Hersbrucker1 oz Hallertau Hersbrucker Hops Pellet 4 Boil 60 min 16.79 50%
1 oz Saaz1 oz Saaz Hops Pellet 3.5 Boil 10 min 3.19 50%
2 oz / 0.00
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
1 oz Bitter Orange Peel Flavor Boil 10 min.
3 each Chamomile Tea Spice Boil 10 min.
1 oz Cracked Coriander Spice Boil 10 min.
 
Yeast
White Labs - Belgian Wit Ale Yeast WLP400
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
76%
Flocculation:
Low-Med
Optimum Temp:
67 - 74 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
65 °F
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 89 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
Method: co2       CO2 Level: 2.2 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
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
13.25 qt Saach Rest Infusion -- 152 °F 90 min
Mash Out Temperature -- 168 °F 10 min
21.25 qt Fly Sparge Fly Sparge -- 170 °F --
Starting Mash Thickness: 1.25 qt/lb
Quick Water Requirements
Water Gallons  Quarts
Strike water volume at mash thickness of 1.25 qt/lb 3.13 12.5  
Mash volume with grains 3.93 15.7  
Grain absorption losses -1.25 -5  
Remaining sparge water volume (equipment estimates 6.2 g | 24.8 qt) 5.13 20.5  
Mash Lauter Tun losses -0.25 -1  
Pre boil volume (equipment estimates 7.83 g | 31.3 qt) 6.75 27  
Boil off losses -2.25 -9  
Hops absorption losses (first wort, boil, aroma) -0.08 -0.3  
Post boil Volume (equipment estimates 5.5 g | 22 qt) 5.6 22.4  
WARNING: Exceeded batch size - reduce boil size    
Going into fermentor (equipment estimates 5.6 g | 22.4 qt) 5.5 22  
Total: 8.25 33
Equipment Profile Used: System Default
"Gandolf the White (Witbier)" Witbier beer recipe by C.S.Rhoderick,LLC. All Grain, ABV 4.95%, IBU 19.98, SRM 3.62, Fermentables: (Pilsner, Flaked Oats, Rice Hulls, White Wheat) Hops: (Hallertau Hersbrucker, Saaz) Other: (Bitter Orange Peel, Chamomile Tea, Cracked Coriander)
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