Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Recipes/Ingredients > Fruity Hefe
Thread Tools
Old 12-05-2012, 06:36 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Fruita, CO
Posts: 30
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts

Default Fruity Hefe

So my wife had a cherry wheat the other day and asked me to make her one. I didn't want to put too much money or effort into it (don't tell her that) so I found the simplest hefe recipe I could find:

6 lbs wheat LME
1 lb crystal 10
1 oz hallertau

My plan is to brew this and ferment in primary as usual. When it comes to racking to secondary, I'm going to split the batch into 2 2.5 gallon batches. With one batch I'm going to add 36(ish) oz's of canned cherry puree (I don't want to spend the money for fresh cherries). With the other batch, I'm going to do a variation of the bananas foster ale that I found on another thread.

My questions:

Will the banana flavor of the hefe make the cherry half taste like hell? (my lbhs said it probably wouldn't be very good, but he has lied to me before)

Does anyone have any general tips or concerns for this "experiment"?

meck1842 is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Looks like Hefe! Smells like Hefe! Tastes like Hefe!……Yes!!!!! knightshift Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 6 09-11-2013 06:40 PM
fruity? Bitterizbetter Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 17 08-22-2012 02:48 PM
I like fruity. ed_brews_now Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 8 02-27-2011 06:59 AM
All-Grain - Lead Penny Hefe "German Hefe Style Beer" RICLARK Wheat and Rye Beer 1 04-06-2009 07:46 PM
Your favorite Hefe kit/recipe? Dark Hefe? rwillride17 Extract Brewing 9 11-08-2006 04:22 PM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads