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Bilger's Gate Barleywine

306 calories 30 carbs
Beer Stats
Method: Extract
Style: American Barleywine
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.75 gallons (ending kettle volume)
Pre Boil Size: 6.75 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.078 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (steeping grains only)
Calories: 306 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 30 g (Per 12oz)
Created Thursday October 4th 2012
1.092
1.021
10.11%
62.51
13.2
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable PPG °L Bill %
12 lb Dry Malt Extract - Light12 lb Dry Malt Extract - Light 42 4 92.3%
12 lb Total      
Steeping Grains
Amount Fermentable PPG °L Bill %
1 lb American - Caramel / Crystal 90L1 lb Caramel / Crystal 90L %
 
Hops
Amount Variety Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1.5 oz Magnum1.5 oz Magnum Hops Pellet 14.7 Boil 60 min 56.62 42.9%
1 oz Cascade1 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 7 Boil 5 min 3.58 28.6%
1 oz Tettnanger1 oz Tettnanger Hops Pellet 4.5 Boil 5 min 2.3 28.6%
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Type Use Time
4 oz Bourbon soaked medium plus oak cubes Flavor Bottling --
1 each Whirfloc Fining Boil 15 min.
0.5 tsp Wyeast Nutrient Other Boil 15 min.
 
Yeast
Wyeast - Thames Valley Ale 1275
Amount:
1
Attenuation (avg):
77%
Flocculation:
Med-Low
Optimum Temp:
62 - 72 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
68 °F
Pitch Rate:
1.0 (M cells / ml / ° P) 479 B cells required
Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
Method: 2.2 vol      
 
Notes

Bourbon barrel barleywine similar to Weyerbacher Insanity

Steep grains in 150-170 degree water for 30 min

Soak bourbon cubes in 16oz bourbon for 1 week. Put oak cubes, but not the bourbon, in keg when packaging or about a month in secondary before bottling.

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