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Coffee Blonde

178 calories 18 carbs
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Blonde Ale
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 6 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.050 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 75% (brew house)
Source: Me
Calories: 178 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 18 g (Per 12oz)
Created Saturday July 28th 2018
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5.46%
21.12
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Fermentables
Amount Fermentable PPG °L Bill %
6 lb American - Pilsner6 lb Pilsner 37 1.8 55.2%
3.5 lb American - Pale Ale3.5 lb Pale Ale 37 3.5 32.2%
8 oz American - Carapils (Dextrine Malt)8 oz Carapils (Dextrine Malt) 33 1.8 4.6%
14 oz American - Caramel / Crystal 15L14 oz Caramel / Crystal 15L 35 15 8%
10.88 lb Total      
 
Hops
Amount Variety Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1 oz Cascade1 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 6.4 Boil 20 min 13.41 28.6%
0.5 oz Cascade0.5 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 6.4 Boil 15 min 5.5 14.3%
0.5 oz Cascade0.5 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 6.4 Aroma 5 min 2.21 14.3%
0.5 oz Cascade0.5 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 6.4 Aroma 0 min 14.3%
1 oz Cascade1 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 6.4 Dry Hop 3 days 28.6%
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Type Use Time
0.5 tsp Yeast Nurtient Other Boil 15 min.
1 each Whirfloc Fining Boil 15 min.
2.5 oz Coffee Beans Flavor Secondary 1 days
 
Yeast
White Labs - California Ale Yeast WLP001
Amount:
1
Attenuation (avg):
76.5%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
68 - 73 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
64 °F
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 97 B cells required
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Target Water Profile
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
0 0 0 0 0 0
Store bought spring water
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Notes

Trying to achieve an Odd Side Bean Flicker style of ale.

Rack on or add coffee beans for 1 day before kegging, keeping the beans whole. Pick a bean that is light roast and fruity to complement the hop aroma (or rather the hop aroma compliments it)

Inspired by http://www.themadfermentationist.com/2014/08/blonde-ale-on-coffee-beans-recipe.html?m=1

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  • Last Updated: 2018-07-29 22:18 UTC
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