well as i slowly move to all grain im messing with some of my extract brews a little more.
heres what im doing for a mocha porter. based loosely off of a robust porter recipe.
12-B Robust Porter
Calories: 198.22*kcal per 12.0*fl oz
Original Gravity: 1.059 (1.048 - 1.065)
Terminal Gravity: 1.015 (1.012 - 1.016)
Color: 28.71 (22.0 - 35.0)
Alcohol: 5.86% (4.8% - 6.5%)
Bitterness: 30.0 (25.0 - 50.0)
6*lb CBW® Pilsen Light Liquid (Malt Extract)
.25*lb British Black Patent
.5*lb Caramel Malt 40L
.5*lb Caramel Malt 60L
1*lb Chocolate Malt
1.0*oz Northern Brewer (8.0%) - added during boil, boiled 60*m
ill bee steeping all grains @150F for 45mins.
LME and Lactose will be late addittions to get the most out of the NB hops. LME at 15min, lactose at 5min boil.
plan will be to add 10.5oz Lindt 90% cocoa at flame out.
adding 8oz course ground Fogbuster Coffee Beans
cold pressed, into the secondary fermenter after 2 weeks.
hoping i come out with a nice creamy chocolately esspesso stregnth brew.