Lich King Lichtenhainer

by | May 17, 2018 | 0 comments

Grist:
30% Pilsner Malt
40% Cherry Smoked Malt
30% Rye Malt

Hops:
Noble Varieties, target <10 IBU’s in a 15 minute boil

Yeast:
Safale US-05, White Labs WLP029 or Imperial Organic Yeasts G03 Dieter or another clean fermenting, acid-tolerant yeast

Brewing Notes:
Mash at 150°F for 60 minutes. Bring the wort up to a boil and immediately cool down to 100-110°F. Kettle Sour with Lactobacillus Planterum 12-24 hrs until a pH of 3.5 or desired tartness is reached (Optional: pre-acidify the wort to a pH less than 4.5 with malic acid to aid head retention). Boil for 15 minutes with your selected hops, chill and pitch yeast. Ferment until terminal gravity is reached. Carbonate to 3.0 volumes of CO2.

Recipe Type All Grain
BJCP Beer Style Lichtenhainer - 27A
Batch Size Gallons 5
Boil Time Mins 15
Ibu’s 5.2
Color 5.1 SRM
Est. ABV 3.8
Original Gravity 1.038
Est. Final Gravity 1.011
Yeast Safale US-05, White Labs WLP029 or Imperial Organic Yeasts G03 Dieter
Mash/Rest Temp 150
Mash Duration Mins 60

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