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Home » Recipes » 2007 DKM - Best of Show - Black Sea Baltic Porter
2007 DKM - Best of Show - Black Sea Baltic Porter
Todd Peterson, who was just edged out in the BoS round in 2005 grabbed the prize with his Baltic Porter. Shockingly young (brewed 12/6/2006, judged 1/20/2007), this beer captured the judges palates with its balanced roast and complex malt character.
Style:    Baltic Porter
Brewed by:    Todd Peterson
Batch Size:    10.5 Gallons
Boil Time:    105 Minutes
Estimated OG    1.090
Actual OG    1.096
Actual FG    1.026
ABV    9.3%
Est. IBU    40 IBUs
Est. Color    29
Efficency:    80%
Recipe Index | Promash File
Grains, Extracts, Sugars
Malt Name Maltser Amount Percentage
Pilsner Belgian 25.0 lbs 72.3%
Munich (10L) American 3.25 lbs 9.3%
Munich (20L) German 3.25 lbs 9.3%
CaraMunich (70L) Belgian 1.0 lbs 9.3%
Chocolate Malt (450L) Pauls (British) 0.75 lbs 2.3%
Crystal (15L) American 0.5 lbs 1.5%
CaraRed (17L) Weyermann (German) 0.5 lbs 1.5%
Special B (220L) Belgian 0.25 lbs 0.8%
Carafa II (525L) Weyermann (German) 0.25 lbs 0.8%
Black Patent (680L) Crisp (British) 0.12 lbs 0.3%
Light Malt Extract 1.0 lbs
Honey 2.0 lbs
Name Form Alpha Amount Time
Czech Bor 6.8% 80 grams 90
Northern Brewer 7.7% 40 grams 20
Mount Hood - 10 grams 0
Man. Code Name Type Amount (Starter)
White Labs WLP830 German Lager Liquid
Wyeast 2042 Danish Lager Liquid
White Labs WLP810 California Lager Liquid
Mash Schedule
Step Rest Temp Rest Time Heat Water
Sacchrification 152°F 60 Infusion 165F
0.5 tsp Calcium Chloride (Mash)
9mL Lactic Acid (Mash)
Irish Moss (15 minutes)

Todd's notes on how he makes this beer!

Water:Filtered house water
Mash: 70% efficiency
Dough in w/ 165 deg water to get to 152 Deg
Boil: 105 minutes SG 1.073 13 gallons
Log: Brewed 12-9-06


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