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ROHAN RED

Rohan Red

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Ingredients

Grain

Malt Extracts

Hops

Yeast Options

Other

Instructions

  1. If you chose liquid yeast, prepare the yeast according to the directions on the back of the package. If you chose a dry active yeast, you will need to to add it after the wort has cooled, refer to step 12.
  2. Put the grains into a grain bag or muslin bag. Heat 2 gallons of filtered water along with Brew Saltz to 160° F then turn off heat and add grain bag. DO NOT add grains to water above 165° F.
  3. Leave pot uncovered during this time, let grains steep for 20 minutes. Stiring grain bag gently from time to time.
  4. Remove grain bag and let it drain into the brew pot. DO NOT squeeze grain bag.
  5. Rinse grains over brew pot by slowly pouring 1 cup of HOT tap water over the top of the grain bag. Discard grains.
  6. With the heat off, add the liquid malt extract and stir. Turn on heat and while stirring bring to a boil. You will be doing a 60 minute boil.
  7. After your boil begins, add the 1 oz of East Kent Golding Hops. Do not boil too hard, make sure it is a calm boil.
  8. After 50 mins of boil add the 1 oz of UK Fuggle hops along with the irish moss.
  9. Continue to boil for an additional 10 minutes, turn off heat
  10. Cool the wort and add to fermenter on top of 2 gallons of very cold / ice water. HINT: 8 lbs of filtered ice = 1 gallon of water.
  11. Top off to 5 gallons. After the wort cools to 80° or below, pitch (add) your yeast on top of the wort. Give fermenter a good shake.
  12. Ferment for 7-10 days at 68°-72° F. Optional: You can transfer from primary to secondary after 5 days and leave in secondary for 7 days.
  13. The final specific gravity should be 1.010-1.012. To bottle, rack into bottling bucket. Heat 12 oz of water and 3/4 cup dextrose in microwave for 2 minutes then add to bottling bucket. Stir together gently and thoroughly. Bottle and cap. Store at room temperature 7-10 days. Chill as needed and enjoy!

Rohan Red

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