#172DECEMBER 2014

BLACK EYED KING IMP Download BeerXML

VIETNAMESE COFFEE EDITION. Imperial Stout

  • ABV
    12.7%
  • IBU
    12.7
  • OG
    1114.0

THIS BEER IS

This is the Vietnamese Coffee Edition. At 12.7% ABV, Black Eyed King Imp is a super intense and twistedly complex brew, with intense notes of sweet vanilla, rich espresso, smooth molasses and bitter chocolate barely contained by the whatever container it's in.

BASICS

VOLUME 20L 5.3gal
BOIL VOLUME 25L 6.6gal
ABV 12.7%
Target FG 1038.0
Target OG 1114.0
EBC 246.0
SRM 125.0
PH 5.2
ATTENUATION LEVEL 66.67%

METHOD/TIMINGS

Mash IconMASH TEMP
65°C 149°F 50mins
Fermentation IconFERMENTATION
18°C 64°F
Twist IconTWIST
Coffee Beans 12.5g End
Lactose 125.0g End
Oak chips soaked in Bourbon 25.0g FV

INGREDIENTS

Malt IconMALT
Extra Pale 6.25kg 13.8lbs
Wheat 1.25kg 2.8lbs
Caramalt 1.25kg 2.8lbs
Crystal 1.56kg 3.4lbs
Dark Crystal 0.63kg 1.4lbs
Amber 0.63kg 1.4lbs
Brown 0.63kg 1.4lbs
Chocolate 0.63kg 1.4lbs
Roasted Barley 0.31kg 0.7lbs
Hops IconHOPS
(g) Add Attribute
Magnum 62.5g Start Bitter
Willamette 31.3g End Flavour
First Gold 31.3g End Flavour
Yeast IconYEAST
  • Wyeast 1272 - American Ale II

FOOD Pairing

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  • Bacon sandwich with brown sauce
  • 20hr smoked brisket
  • Chocolate fudge ice cream

BREWER'S TIP

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Buying top notch coffee beans make a huge difference here. Give them a very course grind to get the most out of them.

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