Posts Categorized: Recipe

Black Forest Schwartzweizen

Based on a Hoffbrau beer I found in the supermarket. A dark beer with the normal clove/banana esters and a hint of chocolate from the roasted wheat. I really enjoyed it. Pre-Boil Gravity: 1.045 SG Original Gravity: 1.048 SG Final Gravity: 1.014 SG ABV: 4.5 % IBU: 21 IBU Colour: 34 EBC BU:GU Ratio: 0.45…

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I have been eager to try a more flavourful and interesting version of a New Zealand Draught. This is a style unique to New Zealand and commercial examples include beers like Speights, Tui, DB Draught and any number of other versions. The beers often carry historic labels that identify them as ales (or in the case…

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Tangletree Gold

  This recipe is a version of the Tahunanui Export recipe. I’ve simplified the grain bill, and changed the hops and yeast. It is a malt forward beer, but with some late hops to keep it interesting. Pre-Boil Gravity: 1.047 SG Original Gravity: 1.052 SG Final Gravity: 1.012 SG ABV: 5.3 % IBU: 30 IBU Colour: 13 EBC…

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