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Go Light on the Wee Heavy (WANTA WEE HEAVY)

298 calories 31.8 g 12 oz
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Beer Stats
Method: Partial Mash
Style: Strong Scotch Ale
Boil Time: 90 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 9 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.054 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (brew house)
Source: BLU
Calories: 298 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 31.8 g (Per 12oz)
Created Thursday January 8th 2015
1.089
1.024
8.5%
25.3
19.1
n/a
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
6 lb Liquid Malt Extract - Amber6 lb Liquid Malt Extract - Amber 35 10 36.9%
8 lb United Kingdom - Golden Promise8 lb Golden Promise 37 3 49.2%
1 lb Dry Malt Extract - Light1 lb Dry Malt Extract - Light 42 4 6.2%
0.50 lb American - Caramel / Crystal 60L0.5 lb Caramel / Crystal 60L 34 60 3.1%
0.38 lb Belgian - Biscuit0.375 lb Biscuit 35 23 2.3%
0.25 lb American - Caramel / Crystal 120L0.25 lb Caramel / Crystal 120L 33 120 1.5%
0.13 lb United Kingdom - Roasted Barley0.125 lb Roasted Barley 29 550 0.8%
16.25 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1.25 oz East Kent Goldings1.25 oz East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5.7 Boil 90 min 25.34 100%
1.25 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
12 qt Sparge 152 °F 60 min
 
Yeast
White Labs - Edinburgh Scottish Ale Yeast WLP028
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
72.5%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
65 - 70 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
65 °F
Pitch Rate:
1.25 (M cells / ml / ° P) 556 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
 
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
"Go Light on the Wee Heavy (WANTA WEE HEAVY)" Strong Scotch Ale beer recipe by BLU. Partial Mash, ABV 8.45%, IBU 25.34, SRM 19.05, Fermentables: (Liquid Malt Extract - Amber, Golden Promise, Dry Malt Extract - Light, Caramel / Crystal 60L, Biscuit, Caramel / Crystal 120L, Roasted Barley) Hops: (East Kent Goldings)
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  • Last Updated: 2015-01-23 12:55 UTC
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