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dangerbrew 12-17-2008 06:49 PM

Bavarian Wheat/ Hefeweizen Hybrid
 
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Recipe Type: Extract

Yeast: Wyeast #3068 Weistephan Yeast
No Yeast Starter

5 Gallon Batch

(Gravity reading was impossible due to broken hydrometer)

Boiling Time: 35 minutes

Color: Light Amber

Grains:
12 oz. Pilsner
12 oz. Wheat

Malt:
6 lbs. DME Wheat extract

Hops:
1 oz. Argentinian Cascade 3.2% AA

Bring 4 qts. water to 160 degrees
Reduce heat to simmer and add all grains in one bag
Cover and steep for 15 minutes
Add extract and stir, then
Add hops and continue to gradually raise temp. over 35 minutes to about 140 degrees
Pour into fermenter, add water, cool wort, and then pitch yeast

Bottling day:
Primed with 3/4 cup corn sugar and boiling water

1 week primary ferm. at 70 degrees
2 weeks aging in bottle at 60 degrees

NOTES:
hydrometer was broken, so gravity reading was impossible at time of brewing.

TASTE: Bitter, but with a cool flavor and a slight, powerful tang. Very full taste.

a neighborhood favorite. will make again. :mug:


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