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Westvleteren 12

324 calories 28 carbs
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Belgian Golden Strong Ale
Boil Time: 90 min
Batch Size: 23 liters (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 29 liters
Post Boil Size: 23 liters
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.073 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 73% (brew house)
Hop Utilization: 98%
Calories: 324 calories (Per 355mL)
Carbs: 28 g (Per 355mL)
Created Friday January 17th 2020
1.098
1.017
10.66%
47.95
31.31
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable PPG °L Bill %
5 kg Belgian - Pilsner5 kg Pilsner 37 1.6 50.7%
2 kg Belgian - Pale Ale2 kg Pale Ale 38 3.4 20.3%
0.75 kg Belgian - CaraMunich0.75 kg CaraMunich - (late addition) 33 50 7.6%
0.25 kg Belgian - Biscuit0.25 kg Biscuit 35 23 2.5%
0.5 kg Bestmalz - Special X0.5 kg Special X 35 132.5 5.1%
1.36 kg Candi Syrup - Belgian Candi Syrup - Dark (80L)1.36 kg Belgian Candi Syrup - Dark (80L) 32 80 13.8%
9.86 kg Total      
 
Hops
Amount Variety Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1 oz Chinook1 oz Chinook Hops Pellet 13 Boil 90 min 34.71 33.3%
1 oz Hersbrucker1 oz Hersbrucker Hops Pellet 4 Boil 30 min 7.67 33.3%
1 oz Fuggles1 oz Fuggles Hops Pellet 4.5 Boil 15 min 5.57 33.3%
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
24 L Decoction 62 °C 20 min
L Decoction 68 °C 40 min
13 L Sparge 80 °C 10 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 3 L/kg
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Type Use Time
1.36 kg Candi Sugar Dark Other Boil 10 min.
1 each Wyeast - Beer Nutrient Water Agt Boil 5 min.
 
Yeast
White Labs - Abbey Ale Yeast WLP530
Amount:
1
Attenuation (custom):
80%
Flocculation:
Med-High
Optimum Temp:
19 - 22 °C
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
22 °C
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 188 B cells required
Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
Method: cornsyrup       CO2 Level: 3.5 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Balanced Profile
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
114 10 125 139 145 370
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
Method: All Grain, Style: Belgian Golden Strong Ale, ABV 10.66%, IBU 47.95, SRM 31.31, Fermentables: (Pilsner, Pale Ale, CaraMunich, Biscuit, Special X, Belgian Candi Syrup - Dark (80L)) Hops: (Chinook, Hersbrucker, Fuggles) Other: (Candi Sugar Dark, Beer Nutrient)
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  • Last Updated: 2020-01-20 17:11 UTC
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