All Grain HomeBrew Recipe for a Horchata Inspired Ale
Profile: HomeBrew recipe for a Golden Ale spiced similar to Mexican horchata. Brewed with milk sugar and flaked rice. Flavored with vanilla beans and cinnamon sticks. Light-bodied and refreshing.
6 lbs Pale 2-row Malt
3 lbs. Flaked Rice
1 oz Hallertau 5%a, 60 minutes
8 oz. lactose (milk sugar)
6 whole vanilla beans
4 cinnamon sticks
Mash all grains for 1 hour at 148 degrees.
Sparge at 170 degrees.
Add lactose once boil begins.
One hour boil with hop regimen above.
At flameout stir in vanilla beans and cinnamon sticks.
Ferment at 65-68 degrees.