Craft Beer Channel
More home brewing adventures from the guys at the Craft Beer Channel, this time they tackle that love it or hate it addition to beer which appears at halloween PUMPKIN & SPICE!!!
Rather than brewing a pastry stout that we could all love Jonny likes to goes full on pre-pastry stout with his homage to the Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte with this Pumpkin Spice Coffee Porter. Be sure to check out the video where you will also see Jonny visit Andy Parker at Elusive Brewing to grab ideas from his brew day too.
Then its your chance to try what they created as a recipe and brew it yourself at home!
Simpsons Finest Pale Ale Golden Promise®™ (3000 grams)
Simpsons Low Colour Maris Otter (3000 grams)
Simpsons Crystal Dark (250 grams)
Simpsons Chocolate Malt (175 grams)
Dingemans Biscuit Malt (150 grams)
Magnum Pellets (20 grams)
Maltodextrin 500g (1 packs)
WLP001 Californian Ale Yeast (1 packs)
Beer Style (main): Hybrid/Mixed
Beer Style (sub): Pumpkin Spice Beer
Batch Size: 19L
Original Gravity: 1.068
Final Gravity: 1.016
ABV %: 6.8%
Temperature °C: 65
Length (mins): 60
Out temp °C: 75
Out time (mins): 10
Boil time (mins): 60 mins
Additions and timing:
60 mins – 20g Magnum
20 mins – Pureed Pumpkin (not included)
20 mins – 350g Maltodetrin
5 mins – Pumpkin Pie Spice (not included)
Secondary additions and timing:
Ferment to FG
Cold Crash and add your coffee. Jonny suggests Roasty, Spicy Coffee, so interpret that you see fit to suit the recipe and beer style. These should have 2 days contact.
Fermentation temperature/steps: follow yeast instructions
Brew along with Jonny and Brad from the Craft Beer Channel as they explore this halloween favourite of pumpkin spiced beer which is there homage to the Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte. Are you enough of a brewer to take of this epic brew? Its certainly going to a beer you’ll never forget brewing/drinking/pouring down the drain?
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