Brew great beer at home
This Recipe Kit 20L is perfect if you have a brewery or other brewing equipment for crushed malt. You will learn how to brew great beer at home with real malt, hops, yeast and water. The Recipe Kit 20L gives approximately 56pcs 33cl beers.
Irish Red Ale 5%
An Irish Red ale with balanced caramel and toffee flavors, English East Kent hops and ale yeast. The alcohol strength is well balanced with the bitterness from the hops.
Recipe Kit Irish Red Ale 5% 20L contains:
- Malt (Crushed): Simpsons Lager/Pilsner, Caramel Amber, Roasted Barley
- Hops: East Kent Goldings
- Yeast: English Ale
- Clarifying agent: Protafloc
- pH-adjustment: Lactic acid
- Caps: Black caps are included
- Brewing Manual and Recipe (Grainfather XML-file available upon request)
Contains barley malt.
This ale is best fermented at a temperature of 18°C. Recommended temperature range is 17-21°C. To keep the temperature within optimal range, one can use a cooling bag or temperature controlled fermenter or refrigerator.
How long does it take to brew?
The brewing itself takes about 4 hours. Then the beer ferment for 2 weeks, then it is bottled. Bottle carbonation takes another 2 weeks. A total of 4 weeks, then the beer is ready to be enjoyed!
What equipment do I need to have at home?
Brewery (20L or more) or other brewing equipment for crushed malt, pot/boiler 10-20L, ladle, sugar, container 1-2L, milliliter- and deciliter measures, bottle filler, sanitizer, bottle capper, fermenters with and without tap. Brown empty bottles (about 28pcs 33cl per 10 liters of beer) are only needed when the beer is to be bottled 14 days after the brewing day.