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Old 12-02-2011, 06:05 AM   #1
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Default robust porter.... need input

light LME 8.6 lbs
munich LME 1 lbs

Crystal 40L 1 lb
chocolate malt 350 0.75 lb
black patent malt 525 0.5 lb

hops

kent goldings 60 min 1.75 oz
fuggles 15 min 0.75 oz
kent goldings 0 min 0.75 oz


yeast

wyeast 1056 american ale, white labs wlp 001, california ale.



input on the recipe please


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Old 12-02-2011, 06:19 AM   #2
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Looks good. Consider using a dry English strain, such as WLP007? It will dry your beer out similar to CalAle, but leaves a nice character and flocs better.

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That looks like Jamil's Robust Porter recipe from BCS, so you should be fine. We used WLP007 in ours.
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thanks for the input on the yeast, just bought the ingredients today going to brew it on Sunday.
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thanks for the input on the yeast, just bought the ingredients today going to brew it on Sunday.
I anticipate hearing how it turns out!
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how long in the primary fermentor and how long for bottle conditioning?
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how long in the primary fermentor and how long for bottle conditioning?
Primary for 2 weeks, condition for 3. That ought to do the trick


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