Coldbreak Brewing HERMS Giveaway!

HomeBrewSupply AMCYL Brew Kettle Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing > Tangerine Wheat Recipe Question
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 05-08-2012, 02:12 AM   #11
baptistbrewer
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Stockton, Ca
Posts: 46
Default

So experiment 1 went bad... Extract as you guys said was a poor choice. Brewing it again. Here is my plan

The beer prior to extract was good so I'm brewing it again, after second week in primary I'm going to add potassium sorbate and kill the yeast. After that I'm going to rack into secondary and add tangerines via pasturization.

The question then becomes how many # of tangerines


baptistbrewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-08-2012, 02:42 AM   #12
Toecutter
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Riverside, ca
Posts: 600
Liked 12 Times on 8 Posts

Default

My Belgian Orange Wheat is a staple in my kegarator. drinking some right now. i have done this many times. i have an abundance of orange trees, including tangerines in my yard, so they come cheap. for a 10 gallon batch i use 8-10 oranges. do as the other poster suggested, in the muslin bag. i core out the insides with a spoon, then peel the skin with a potato peeler. boil a quart of water for a few minutes. turn off the flame. dump everything in the water. let it sit a few minutes. then dump all the solids into a sterilized nylon stocking or muslin bag. then dump it all, pan of water with juice, and bag right into the primary. add your wort, then pitch your yeast. the orange skin has a lot of oils in it which add to the flavor. makes a nice beer
__________________
When a naked man is chasing a naked woman through an alley with a butcher knife and a hard-on, I figure he isn't out collecting for the Red Cross." - Dirty Harry

On Tap: Belgian Orange Crystalweizen, Toecutters Honey HPA

Fermenting: Belgian Orange Crystalweizen
Toecutter is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-14-2014, 06:52 PM   #13
30Bones
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Marion, IA
Posts: 898
Liked 79 Times on 72 Posts
Likes Given: 71

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Toecutter View Post
My Belgian Orange Wheat is a staple in my kegarator. drinking some right now. i have done this many times. i have an abundance of orange trees, including tangerines in my yard, so they come cheap. for a 10 gallon batch i use 8-10 oranges. do as the other poster suggested, in the muslin bag. i core out the insides with a spoon, then peel the skin with a potato peeler. boil a quart of water for a few minutes. turn off the flame. dump everything in the water. let it sit a few minutes. then dump all the solids into a sterilized nylon stocking or muslin bag. then dump it all, pan of water with juice, and bag right into the primary. add your wort, then pitch your yeast. the orange skin has a lot of oils in it which add to the flavor. makes a nice beer
I am on the fence over adding the fruit to the primary or secondary. I was planning my first tangerine wheat this weekend and was going to add tangerines to the primary a few days into fermentation once I hit roughly 1.020 and let it ferment out and then transfer to a secondary for a few more weeks.

My biggest fear is not having the head space in a 6 gallon primary to add 4-5 pounds of fruit

Here is my recipe so far (10 gallon batch split in two, one tangerine, one peach or...)
Click image for larger version

Name:	Lost Coast Clone.jpg
Views:	191
Size:	47.7 KB
ID:	193180  
30Bones is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Blueberry Wheat Recipe tobrew All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 21 06-06-2014 02:51 AM
Need a little help with my Tangerine wheat experment. TripHops All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 23 04-16-2014 03:13 AM
Wheat recipe idea iron_city_ap All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 3 02-26-2011 04:00 PM
Looking for help with blackberry wheat recipe trufleshufle13 All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 6 12-14-2010 05:01 AM
Blueberry Wheat Recipe Question mbaker33 All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 10 07-22-2010 10:22 PM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS