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Belgian Chocolate Stout (2.5)

168 calories 16.9 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: Extract
Style: Belgian Specialty Ale
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 2.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 2.5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.051 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 35% (steeping grains only)
Source: Briess
Calories: 168 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 16.9 g (Per 12oz)
Created Thursday October 5th 2017
1.051
1.012
5.13%
36.94
33.62
4.47
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
2.76 lb Dry Malt Extract - Pilsen2.76 lb Dry Malt Extract - Pilsen 42 2 73.4%
2.76 lb / 0.00
Steeping Grains
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
0.38 lb American - Dark Chocolate0.375 lb Dark Chocolate 29 420 10%
0.38 lb American - Caramel / Crystal 90L0.375 lb Caramel / Crystal 90L 33 90 10%
0.13 lb American - Roasted Barley0.125 lb Roasted Barley 33 300 3.3%
0.13 lb American - Carapils (Dextrine Malt)0.125 lb Carapils (Dextrine Malt) 33 1.8 3.3%
0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
20 g East Kent Goldings20 g East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 60 min 26.63 47.6%
15 g East Kent Goldings15 g East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 15 min 9.91 35.7%
7 g East Kent Goldings7 g East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 1 min 0.4 16.7%
42 g / 0.00
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
1 each Servomyces Yeast Nutrient Other Boil 10 min.
 
Yeast
White Labs - Belgian Style Ale Yeast Blend WLP575
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
77%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
68 - 75 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
72 °F
Pitch Rate:
-
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
 
Target Water Profile
Balanced Profile
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Notes


Steep grains at 150-165ºF for 30 minutes<br />
Bring to boil<br />
Remove from heat, add extract and first hop addition<br />
Boil 45 minutes<br />
Add second hop addition and extract<br />
Boil 14 minutes<br />
Add final hop addition<br />
Boil 1 minute<br />
Cool to 72ºF, oxygenate wort<br />
Pitch 1 vial WLP575 Belgian Style Ale Yeast Blend<br />


Primary Fermentation: 2 weeks at 72ºF

Secondary Fermentation: 2 months

Fermentation Notes:
Original Gravity: 1.054
Final Gravity: 1.014
Alcohol by Weight: 4.2%
Alcohol by Volume: 5.2%
IBU: 38
Color: 72

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  • Last Updated: 2018-10-24 19:44 UTC
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