Xayna's Seventh Summer Wheat

Dark American Wheat Ale or Lager with Yeast - All Grain

A wheat beer to celebrate Xayna's seventh summer. This is the seventh wheat beer in the series, and this year it's going to be a dark one! This beer will be racked on top of the yeast from Mitch's Brew after the latter is racked to the secondary.

  • Batch Size: 3.5 gal (13.2 L)
  • Boil Size: 4.5 gal (17 L)
  • Boil Time: 70 mins
  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.8%
  • OG: 1.049
  • FG: 1.012
  • IBU: 27.7
  • Color:   23 SRM
  • Grains/Fermentables
  • 2.5 lbs (1.13 kg) 2-Row Malt (2 °L)
  • 2.5 lbs (1.13 kg) White Wheat (4.5 °L)
  • 5 oz (141.75 g) Midnight Wheat (550 °L)
  • 1 lbs (0.45 kg) Dark Wheat (7.1 °L)
  • Hops
  • 0.5 oz (14.17 g) Yakima Cluster Pellet 7.4% AA (Boil - 70 mins)
  • 0.5 oz (14.17 g) Yakima Cluster Pellet 7.4% AA (Boil - 20 mins)
  • Yeast
  • Safbrew WB-06 (Dry)

Infusion Step: Mash at 152 °F (67 °C) with 2.5 gal (9.46 L) of water for 120 minutes.

Recommended Sparge: 170 °F (77 °C)

Hold in primary fermentor for 7 days at 70 °F (21 °C).

Transfer to secondary fermentor for 7 days at 70 °F (21 °C).

Allow to carbonate and age for 14 days at 70 °F (21 °C).