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Belgian Dark Strong

250 calories 21.4 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: Extract
Style: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 3 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.101 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 35% (steeping grains only)
Source: Jeff May
Calories: 250 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 21.4 g (Per 12oz)
Created Thursday November 1st 2018
1.076
1.013
8.31%
30.67
21.98
n/a
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
6 lb Dry Malt Extract - Light6 lb Dry Malt Extract - Light 42 4 46.2%
2 lb Dry Malt Extract - Amber2 lb Dry Malt Extract - Amber - (late addition) 42 10 15.4%
1 lb Candi Syrup - Belgian Candi Syrup - D-451 lb Belgian Candi Syrup - D-45 - (late addition) 32 45 7.7%
9 lb / 0.00
Steeping Grains
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
0.50 lb Belgian - Pale Ale0.5 lb Pale Ale 38 3.4 3.8%
0.50 lb Belgian - Munich0.5 lb Munich 38 6 3.8%
0.50 lb Belgian - CaraMunich0.5 lb CaraMunich 33 50 3.8%
1 lb Belgian - Special B1 lb Special B 34 115 7.7%
0.50 lb Belgian - Aromatic0.5 lb Aromatic 33 38 3.8%
1 lb German - Melanoidin1 lb Melanoidin 37 25 7.7%
0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
0.80 oz Magnum0.8 oz Magnum Hops Pellet 15 Boil 60 min 26.32 44.4%
1 oz Hallertau Hersbrucker1 oz Hallertau Hersbrucker Hops Pellet 4 Boil 15 min 4.35 55.6%
1.8 oz / 0.00
 
Yeast
White Labs - Belgian Ale Yeast WLP550
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (custom):
82%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
68 - 78 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
75 °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
Author: Jeff May, Method: Extract, Style: Belgian Dark Strong Ale, ABV 8.31%, IBU 30.67, SRM 21.98, Fermentables: (Dry Malt Extract - Light, Dry Malt Extract - Amber, Belgian Candi Syrup - D-45) Steeping Grains: (Pale Ale, Munich, CaraMunich, Special B, Aromatic, Melanoidin) Hops: (Magnum, Hallertau Hersbrucker)
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  • Last Updated: 2018-11-01 22:49 UTC
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