Archive for the ‘Carafa II (DH)’ Category

Batch 63: Inauguration Ale

This beer is being brewed to drink on the night of the inauguration of our 45th president. A number of friends are gathering to move to DC the following day for a march, and I asked everyone what kind of beer I should brew for the occasion. Top contenders were La Fin du Monde (though […]

Batch 57: JungleDrew Dunkelweizen

Shout out to Drew for helping me Brew ūüôā the kids have dubbed him “JungleDrew”, and so goes his namesake beer. Recipe Type:¬†All Grain Yeast:¬†WLP300¬†Hefeweizen Ale Yeast Yeast Starter:¬†1L Batch Size (Gallons):¬†5.5 Original Gravity: 1.054 Final Gravity:¬†1.010 IBU:¬†22 Boiling Time (Minutes):¬†60 Color:¬†20 Primary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp):¬†room temp 14 days Secondary Fermentation (# […]

Batch 53: Stout!

Recipe Type:¬†All Grain Yeast:¬†WLP001 Yeast Starter:¬†Yeast Cake from Batch 52 Batch Size (Gallons):¬†7 (7 gallon boil, 2 gal wort added mid-boil) Original Gravity: 1.049 Final Gravity: 1.070 IBU: 32 Boiling Time (Minutes):¬†90 Color: Primary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): Secondary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 7# 2-row 7# Maris Otter 2# Pale Chocolate […]