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Geale's Wheat Lager All-grain
Color
Stats
OG1.050
FG1.013
IBU28
ABV4.80 %
SRM3
BJCP Style
03B. Light Ale, American Wheat
Description
Wheat-Lager.............
Submitted by Bopper on 26-Jul-2007

Recipe Details
Tasting Notes If you like Beck's you should brew this! You can NOT taste its made from wheat! There is a bit of a acetaldehyde smell, but i could not detect in the taste. I have alway used S-23 saflager yeast, but you use a wyeast, a Carlsberg strain.
Awards
Boil Volume 7.50 gallons
Boil Time 60 minutes
Batch Size 6.00 gallons
Yeast S-23 Saflqager (75% app. attenuation)
Primary Fermentation 3 week plastic
Secondary Fermentation 3 months plastic 1-3c
Other Fermentation After 3 weeks rack from yeast to secondary
Procedure Mash on the high-side 68c for 90 mins. Boil for 60 mins. Use irish moss.
  Style Comparison
  Low   High
OG 1.035 1.050 1.055
FG 1.008 1.013 1.015
IBU 10 28 30
SRM 2 3 8
ABV 3.7 4.80 5.5
Fermentables
% Weight Weight (lbs) Grain Note Gravity Points Color
75.0 % 9.00 Wheat Malt 75 % 38.0 1.7
25.0 % 3.00 British Lager Two-row 25 % 12.4 1.4
  12.00     50.4  
Hops
% Wt Weight (oz) Hop Note Form AA% AAU Boil Time Utilization IBU
66.7 % 2.00 Mount Hood Whole/Plug 4.1 8.2 60 0.252 25.8
33.3 % 1.00 Mount Hood Whole/Plug 4.1 4.1 5 0.050 2.6
  3.00               28.0