DCB Wee Heavy 10L – Wee Heavy (17 C)

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Type: All Grain
Batch Size: 10.00 l
Boil Size: 23.20 l
Boil Time: 60 min
End of Boil Vol: 15.63 l
Final Bottling Vol: 7.16 l
Fermentation: Ale, Two Stage
Date: 29 Jan 2017
Brewer: Sarah
Asst Brewer:
Equipment: Stainless Kegs – All Grain
Efficiency: 58.00 %
Est Mash Efficiency: 87.0 %
Taste Rating: 30.0
Taste Notes:
Ingredients

Amt

Name

Type

#

%/IBU
32.00 l RO Water Water 1
2.50 g Calcium Chloride (Mash 60.0 mins) Water Agent 2
1.00 ml Phosphoric Acid 85% (Mash 60.0 mins) Water Agent 3
3000.00 g Maris Otter (Crisp) (7.9 EBC) Grain 4 60.6 %
1750.00 g Pale Ale Malt (Bairds) (4.9 EBC) Grain 5 35.4 %
200.00 g Crystal, Extra Dark (Simpsons) (315.2 EBC) Grain 6 4.0 %
20.00 g East Kent Goldings (EKG) [5.00 %] – Boil 60.0 min Hop 7 15.6 IBUs
15.00 g East Kent Goldings (EKG) [5.00 %] – Boil 30.0 min Hop 8 9.0 IBUs
2.0 pkg SafAle English Ale (DCL/Fermentis #S-04) [23.66 ml] Yeast 9

Gravity, Alcohol Content and Color

Est Original Gravity: 1.090 SG
Est Final Gravity: 1.030 SG
Estimated Alcohol by Vol: 8.1 %
Bitterness: 24.6 IBUs
Est Color: 28.1 EBC
Measured Original Gravity: 1.080 SG
Measured Final Gravity: 1.010 SG
Actual Alcohol by Vol: 9.3 %
Calories: 764.1 kcal/l

Mash Profile

Mash Name: BIAB, Full Body
Sparge Water: -0.00 l
Sparge Temperature: 75.6 C
Adjust Temp for Equipment: FALSE
Est Mash PH: 5.56
Measured Mash PH: 5.54
Total Grain Weight: 4950.00 g
Grain Temperature: 15.0 C
Tun Temperature: 15.0 C
Target Mash PH: 5.50
Mash Acid Addition: 0.6 ml Phosphoric Acid (88%)
Sparge Acid Addition:
Mash Steps

Name

Description

Step Temperature

Step Time
Saccharification Add 31.22 l of water at 73.3 C 70.0 C 60 min
Mash Out Add -0.00 l of water and heat to 77.0 C over 7 min 77.0 C 10 min

Sparge: If steeping, remove grains, and prepare to boil wort

Mash Notes: Brew in a bag method where the full boil volume is mashed within the boil vessel and then the grains are withdrawn at the end of the mash. No active sparging is required. This is a full body beer profile.

Carbonation and Storage

Carbonation Type: Bottle
Pressure/Weight: 38.33 g
Keg/Bottling Temperature: 21.1 C
Fermentation: Ale, Two Stage
Fermenter:
Volumes of CO2: 2.3
Carbonation Est: Bottle with 38.33 g Table Sugar
Carbonation (from Meas Vol): Bottle with 101.30 g Table Sugar
Age for: 30.00 days
Storage Temperature: 18.3 C

Notes

Took first 3 litres from mash tun and caramelised

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Sarah is an experienced home brewer, a qualified BJCP beer judge, organiser of the Welsh National Homebrew Competition and sometimes Brewtuber under her home brewery name, Daft Cat Brewing

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