Loch Ness Porter – Brian Ferullo

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Recipe: Loch Ness Porter
Brewer: Brian Ferullo
Asst Brewer: 
Style: Robust Porter
TYPE: All Grain
Taste: (30.0) 

Recipe Specifications
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Boil Size: 7.56 gal
Post Boil Volume: 7.02 gal
Batch Size (fermenter): 6.00 gal   
Bottling Volume: 5.60 gal
Estimated OG: 1.064 SG
Estimated Color: 36.9 SRM
Estimated IBU: 45.1 IBUs
Brewhouse Efficiency: 75.00 %
Est Mash Efficiency: 84.4 %
Boil Time: 60 Minutes

Ingredients:
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Amt                   Name                                     Type          #        %/IBU         
7 lbs 10.5 oz         Maris Otter (Crisp) (4.0 SRM)            Grain         1        55.1 %        
2 lbs 3.0 oz          Pale Malt (2 Row) US (2.0 SRM)           Grain         2        15.7 %        
1 lbs 5.6 oz          Caramel Malt - 80L (Cargill) (80.0 SRM)  Grain         3        9.7 %         
1 lbs 1.3 oz          Brown Malt (Crisp) (65.0 SRM)            Grain         4        7.8 %         
13.0 oz               Oats, Flaked (Briess) (1.4 SRM)          Grain         5        5.9 %         
13.0 oz               Chocolate (Crisp) (630.0 SRM)            Grain         6        5.8 %         
1.00 oz               Warrior [13.70 %] - Boil 60.0 min        Hop           7        36.0 IBUs     
0.25 oz               Willamette [7.50 %] - Boil 30.0 min      Hop           8        3.8 IBUs      
0.54 oz               Willamette [7.50 %] - Boil 15.0 min      Hop           9        5.3 IBUs      
1.0 pkg               Ringwood Ale (Wyeast Labs #1187) [124.21 Yeast         10       -             



Grain	                  13.91	lbs
Mash Ratio	1.2	qts/lb of grain
Absorption rate	0.2	gallons/lb grain
Boil Off Rate	1.25	gallons/hour
Boil Time	        60	minutes
Volume to primary	6	gallons

(below based off spreadsheet, not Beersmith)
	                 Gallons	           Quarts
Mash Water	         4.17	                   16.69
Water Absorbed	         2.78	                   11.13
Wort After Absorbtion    1.39	                   5.6
Sparge Water	          5.86	                   23.4
Boil Volume	          7.25	                   29.0

Mashed in at 168 which yielded final mash temp of 152 


1st sparge was 4 gallons resting 10 minutes followed by 2nd sparge with about 2 gallons with no rest

RINGWOOD (wyeast) yeast had a long lag time time (at least 72 hours)
Didn't use a starter, just pitched smack pack after a few hours
Bottled 10/5/12 with Coopers Carbonation Tabs ---> 1 per 12 oz bottle

Amounts calculated by Beersmith, rounded hop additions to nearest tenth.  


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Chewie’s Coconut Porter Recipe

Chewie brought an exceptional Coconut Porter to the May 2011 meeting that took 2nd place in the Non-Theme competition. He very kindly shared this recipe with the club.

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Recipe: Coconut Porter
Brewer: Julian Davis
Asst Brewer:
Style: Robust Porter
TYPE: All Grain
Taste: (35.0)

Recipe Specifications
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Batch Size: 10.00 gal
Boil Size: 11.45 gal
Estimated OG: 1.057 SG
Estimated Color: 40.3 SRM
Estimated IBU: 44.6 IBU
Brewhouse Efficiency: 75.00 %
Boil Time: 60 Minutes

Ingredients:
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Amount Item Type % or IBU
16.92 lb Pale Malt, Maris Otter (3.0 SRM) Grain 80.00 %
3.08 lb Chocolate Malt (350.0 SRM) Grain 14.55 %
1.15 lb Caramel/Crystal Malt – 80L (80.0 SRM) Grain 5.45 %
2.76 oz Northern Brewer [8.50 %] (60 min) Hops 40.3 IBU
1.38 oz Goldings, East Kent [5.00 %] (10 min) Hops 4.3 IBU
1.00 tsp Irish Moss (Boil 10.0 min) Misc
28.00 oz Coconut Toasted (Secondary 14.0 days) Misc
1 Pkgs English Ale Yeast (White Labs WLP002) Yeast-Ale
Yeast pitched from large starter

Mash Schedule: Single Infusion, Medium Body, No Mash Out
Total Grain Weight: 21.15 lb
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Single Infusion, Medium Body, No Mash Out
Step Time Name Description Step Temp
60 min Mash In Add 26.45 qt of water at 163.7 F 152.0 F

Notes:
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Used whole foods organic flaked cocunut. toasted cocunut in oven at 325 degrees for 20-25 min. Till golden brown
added lose to secondary for 14 days.

Lost 1.5- 2 gallons of beer to trub in secondary next time maybe use bag to be able to drain coconut out before racking