Archive for September, 2011

Northdown Blond Beer (all grain) 5 gal. yield

We used a single malt/ single hop recipe to make it easier to identify the flavors associated with the individual ingredients.  Our goal with these blond beers is to highlight a different hop using the same malt, thereby showcasing the hops contribution.  Past blond beers using  Sterling, Magnum, and Aurora hops all showed to have [...]

Extra Stout (all grain) 5 gal. yield

12.5 #  Maris Otter malt .5 #   Victory malt .5 #   Crystal 80  malt 1.0 #   Crystal – Dark – Durst  90 L .5 #   Black Patent malt 9 oz.  Roast Barley .5 #   Flaked Barley 2  oz.  Glacier pellets   5 %  AA Additives:  1 TBS. pH stabilizer -  adjust water to alkaline 1 tsp. [...]