All Grain Saison Recipe
Profile: HomeBrew recipe for flavorful Belgian Style Saison, similar to BrewDog Electric India. Brewed with a combination of Nelson Sauvin and Amarillo hops. Dry and crisp with notes of wine grapes, tropical fruit, orange citrus, peppery spice, and earthy yeast. Moderately high hop bitterness in the finish. Lightly spiced with orange peel, black peppercorns, and heather honey.
13 lbs Pilsner 2-row
1 lb White Wheat Malt
8 oz. Flaked Wheat
4 oz. Flaked Oats
1 oz. Nelson Sauvin 12%a, 60 minutes
1/2 oz. Nelson Sauvin 12%a, 20 minutes
1 oz. Amarillo 8%a, 15 minutes
1/2 oz. Nelson Sauvin 12%a, 5 minutes
Dry Hop: 1/2 oz Nelson Sauvin, 1/2 oz Amarillo
Other: 1/2 cup fresh orange peel, 1 tablespoon cracked black peppercorns, 8 oz. heather honey
Mash all grains for 1 hour at 150 degrees.
Sparge at 170 degrees.
One hour boil with hop regimen above. Stir in the heather honey for the last 5 minutes of the boil.
At flameout stir in the orange peel and cracked peppercorns.
Ferment at 68F.