Hood Mountain - Dark Chocolate Porter - All Grain Beer Kit - 5 gal

Hood Mountain - Dark Chocolate Porter - All Grain Beer Kit - 5 gal

$54.75
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PLEASE NOTE: This beer kit is a "PACK ON DEMAND" beer kit.  This means we do not create the kit until you order it.  YOU SHOULD ANTICIPATE SOME DELAY IN FULFILLMENT AS THE KIT WILL NEED TO BE CONSTRUCTED.

 

Beer Style:  A classic, mildly roasty Brown Porter with a smooth malty structure and balanced hop bitterness is finished with eight ounces of Cacao Nibs to add a rich semisweet chocolate character.


Dominant Ingredients and Characteristics: Cocao nibs impart bitter cocoa flavors to a malt forward base highlighted by Caramel, bready Munich & nutty Chocolate Malts.


Timeline
Brew Day: 5 - 6 hours
Total Days from Brew Day to Drinking
If Bottled: 3 - 5 weeks
If Kegged: 2 - 3.5 weeks


 

Consider The Ideal Environment For This Beer

Fermentation: 64 – 72° F
Bottle Conditioning: 60 – 70° F
Keg Conditioning: 32 – 45° F
Storage and Drinking: 32 – 55° F


 

Specifications
  • OG: 1.054
  • ABV: ~4.9%
  • IBU: 45
  • SRM: 21
  • Be sure you have all the equipment below before getting started. We carry everything you'll need to get brewing.

    How to Use

    Equipment Needed:

    Materials/Ingredients
    • LCD Sticker Thermometer for Fermentor
    • 5 lbs. Dark Base Malt
    • 5 lbs. Amber Base Malt
    • 8 oz. Cacao Nibs
    • 4 oz. Malto-dextrin powder
    • 0.375 lb. Munich 6.5L Malt
    • 0.5 lb. Caramel 60 Malt
    • 0.125 lb. English Chocolate Malt
    • Brewing Salts
    • Whirlfloc Kettle Fining Tablet
    • PicoZinc™ Beer Yeast Nutrient for 5 Gallons
    • 1 oz. Nugget Hops
    • OPTIONAL FOR BOTTLING: 5 oz. Corn Sugar for priming
    • 1 Pack #1968 London Special Ale Wyeast Smackpack
    Pickup Locations Available for This Item
    1. The Beverage People Warehouse, Santa Rosa.
      Fulfillment occurs daily, Mon - Sat. We aim to fulfill orders in 2 hours or less, whenever possible.
    2. No Quarter Brewing Co., Windsor. 
      Until further notice, our pickup station at No Quarter Brewing Co is not available.

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