Uncle Grumpy

All Grain Recipe

Submitted By: rjlemmon (Shared)
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Brewer: Rick Lemmon
Batch Size: 5.00 galStyle: Munich Dunkel ( 4B)
Boil Size: 6.43 galStyle Guide: BJCP 2008
Color: 16.6 SRMEquipment: Brew Pot (7.5 gal) and Igloo Cooler (10 Gal)
Bitterness: 21.3 IBUsBoil Time: 60 min
Est OG: 1.055 (13.5° P)Mash Profile: Decoction Mash, Triple, Lager
Est FG: 1.015 SG (3.9° P)Fermentation: My Aging Profile
ABV: 5.2%Taste Rating: 31.0

Ingredients
Amount Name Type #
4 lbs 8.00 oz Munich Malt (9.0 SRM) Grain 1
4 lbs 8.00 oz Vienna Malt (3.5 SRM) Grain 2
8.00 oz Caramel/Crystal Malt - 80L (80.0 SRM) Grain 3
8.00 oz Caramunich 1 Malt (39.0 SRM) Grain 4
2.08 oz Carafa III (525.0 SRM) Grain 5
1.00 oz Tradition [6.0%] - Boil 60 min Hops 6

Taste Notes

Judges complained of astringency due to my hard ass local water. My hoppy beers have covered this up in the past, but it really came out in this once I was looking for it. Use soft water next time.

Notes

PR at 118. SR at 152. Preboil 1.040.. Ended right at target @ 155.