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Fat Dog's Blueberry Wheat Extract
Color
Stats
OG1.048
FG1.013
IBU29
ABV4.50 %
SRM3
BJCP Style
03B. Light Ale, American Wheat
Description
A lightly hopped blueberry wheat. Crisp and very good in warm weather.
Submitted by PT on 22-Jun-2005

Recipe Details
Tasting Notes I used the WLP001 to avoid the esters, typical in wheat beers. I didn't want to mask or cover the subtle addition of blueberry. I bottled 12 (12oz) bottles w/o the extract...both are nice and refreshing.
Awards
Boil Volume 2.00 gallons
Boil Time 60 minutes
Batch Size 5.00 gallons
Yeast WLP001 - California Ale (76% app. attenuation)
Primary Fermentation Plastic: 10 days; 72F
Secondary Fermentation Plastic: 7 days; 72F
Other Fermentation
Procedure - Steep crushed wheat at 150F for 30 min. - Boil extract and Cascade for 60 min. - Add Hallertau for final 15 min of boil. - Bottle with 1c priming sugar and 2 oz. Blueberry extract.
  Style Comparison
  Low   High
OG 1.035 1.048 1.055
FG 1.008 1.013 1.015
IBU 10 29 30
SRM 2 3 8
ABV 3.7 4.50 5.5
Fermentables
% Weight Weight (lbs) Grain Note Gravity Points Color
50.0 % 3.00 Light Dry Malt Extract 20.3 2.0
33.3 % 2.00 Wheat Dry Malt Extract 13.8 2.7
16.7 % 1.00 American Wheat 5.9 1.7
  6.00     39.9  
Hops
% Wt Weight (oz) Hop Note Form AA% AAU Boil Time Utilization IBU
66.7 % 1.00 Cascade Pellet 5.7 5.7 60 0.046 26.0
33.3 % 0.50 Hallertau Pellet 4.5 2.3 15 0.013 2.9
  1.50               29.0
Miscellaneous Ingredients
Weight/Units Name Notes
2 oz. blueberry extract
1 c. priming sugar