Had me by the Shorts! Beer Recipe | All Grain Schwarzbier | Brewer's Friend
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Had me by the Shorts!

176 calories 15 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Schwarzbier
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 8 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.037 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.054 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (brew house)
Source: Randy Gailit
Hop Utilization: 99%
Calories: 176 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 15 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Sunday July 31st 2022
1.054
1.009
5.9%
37.3
34.6
5.5
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
6 lb Munich - Light 10L6 lb Munich - Light 10L 33 10 48.5%
5 lb Belgian - Pilsner5 lb Pilsner 37 1.6 40.4%
6 oz American - Caramel / Crystal 20L6 oz Caramel / Crystal 20L 35 20 3%
6 oz American - Dark Chocolate6 oz Dark Chocolate 29 420 3%
6 oz American - Black Barley6 oz Black Barley 27 530 3%
4 oz Weyermann - Carafa Special Type II4 oz Carafa Special Type II 29.9 425 2%
198 oz / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1 oz Perle1 oz Perle Hops Pellet 8.2 Boil 60 min 31.48 50%
0.50 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh0.5 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh Hops Pellet 3.75 Boil 20 min 4.36 25%
0.50 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh0.5 oz Hallertau Mittelfruh Hops Pellet 3.75 Boil 5 min 1.44 25%
2 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
8 gal Strike 85 °F 152 °F 60 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 4 qt/lb
Starting Grain Temp: 85 °F
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
6 g Calcium Chloride (dihydrate) Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
1 g Epsom Salt Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
5 g Gypsum Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
4.50 g Baking Soda Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
 
Yeast
Fermentis - Saflager - German Lager Yeast S-23
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
82%
Flocculation:
High
Optimum Temp:
48 - 72 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
-
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 97 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
CO2 Level: 2.65 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
"Had me by the Shorts!" Schwarzbier beer recipe by Randy Gailit. All Grain, ABV 5.9%, IBU 37.28, SRM 34.6, Fermentables: (Munich - Light 10L, Pilsner, Caramel / Crystal 20L, Dark Chocolate, Black Barley, Carafa Special Type II) Hops: (Perle, Hallertau Mittelfruh) Other: (Calcium Chloride (dihydrate), Epsom Salt, Gypsum, Baking Soda)
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  • Last Updated: 2022-10-15 17:36 UTC
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