NRPS Blackberry Sage Porter
Bring 3.5 gallons of water to a boil, turn off heat and add in a steeping bag, 2.8 oz. "Republic of Tea" brand Blackberry Sage Tea and steep for 5 minutes. remove bag and use this as your brew water.
Steep specialty grains in 2 qts 150° water for 60 min. sparge with 165° water.
5 lbs Light DME
.5 lb Cara-Pils Malt
.5 lb Chocolate Malt
.38 lb Crystal Malt (40°L)
.25 lb Vienna Malt
.13 lb Roasted Barley
2 oz Fuggle (Pellet - 4% AA) 60 min.
.75 oz E.K. Goldings (Whole - 5.3% AA) 1 min.
.25 oz Northern Brewer (Pellet - 9.9% AA) 0 min.
This beer is amazingly good. Not overpowering fruit flavor but the Blackberry definitely comes through nicely.