All Grain Chocolate Porter Recipe
Profile: HomeBrew recipe for a Chocolate Porter, similar to SanTan Sex Panther. Smooth and chocolaty porter with rich flavors of toasted malts, milk chocolate, and sweet caramel malt. Low hop bitterness.
14.5 lbs Pale 2-row
1 lb Munich
12 oz. Wheat Malt
12 oz. Crystal 80
8 oz. Chocolate Malt
6 oz. Special Roast
1/4 oz. Columbus 13%a, 60 minutes
1/2 oz. Columbus 13%a, 30 minutes
1/4 oz. Columbus 13%a, at flameout
Other: 1 cup quality unsweetened cocoa powder
Mash all grains for 1 hour at 152 degrees.
Sparge at 170 degrees.
One hour boil with hop regimen above. Stir in cocoa powder at 30 minutes.
Ferment at 63-68 degrees.
Rack to keg or secondary and age for 6-7 weeks.