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BBB - Darkest Knight Terminator Stout Clone

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Your Brown Box Beer Kit stands out from all the rest. Your grains are crushed to order and your ingredients are packed fresh. Your BBB kit does not sit on a shelf and true to its name, you don't pay for a flashy box. It's all about providing you with the freshest ingredients for you to make your best beer.

Your BBB - Darkest Knight Terminator Stout Clone is as dark as the soul of a moonless dessert night. Rich with complexity it is the perfect mate as smooth as your best moves. An ale for the true stout lover, you will enjoy a wide array of toasted, nutty chocolate and coffee-like flavors.

  • Beer Style: Dry Stout 
  • Recipe Type: all-grain
  • Yield: 5 US gallons
  • Original Gravity:1.064
  • Final Gravity: 1.018Alcohol by Vol: 6.29%
  • Color SRM: 40  
  • Bitterness IBU: 30
  • Recipe Type: all-grain
  • Yield: 5.00 US Gallons

YOUR BROWN BOX BEER KIT CONTENTS

  • 1 LB - CARAMEL 40L MALT 
  • 1/2 LB - Black Malt 
  • 1/2 lb - Dark Chocolate Malt 
  • 11 lb - PALE ALE 2-ROW MALT 
  • 3/4 lb - Caramel Munich 60L 
  • 1 - Irish Moss Energizer Combo (15 min boil)
  • 1 - CASCADE HOP PELLETS 1 OZ (1/2 oz at boil / 1/2 oz at 60 minutes)
  • 1 - SAFALE US-05 DRY ALE YEAST
  • 1 - Priming Sugar 5 oz

 

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Combine grains in mash tun (add rice hulls to prevent stuck runoff if included).
  2. Heat mash to 158 F (heat water to 168 to get mash at 158).
  3. Mash for 90 minutes. Drain into brewpot. Sparge at 180 F
  4. Boil: 90 Minutes
  5. Primary Ferment: 2 to 3 days, as soon as the activity drops
  6. Secondary Ferment: 3 weeks
OTHER PRODUCTS YOU MIGHT NEED
 

If you are making a beer kit for the first time, an equipment kit is a great and low-stress way to get all the equipment you need to make your BBB - Darkest Knight Terminator Stout Clone

This Brewer's Best Equipment Kit is top of the line and comes complete for a beginner brewer.

  • Equipment kit includes: 
  • 6.5 Gallon "Ale Pail" Primary Fermenter with Grommeted Lid 
  • 6.5 Gallon "Ale Pail" Bottling Bucket with Spigot 
  • Easy Clean No-Rinse Cleanser 
  • Auto-Siphon 
  • 5 Gallon Glass Carboy 
  • Plastic Paddle
  • Carboy Brush
  • Hydrometer
  • Liquid Crystal Thermometer
  • Bottle Brush
  • Black Beauty Capper
  • Econolock
  • Drilled Bung
  • Lab Thermometer
  • Bottle Filler
  • Siphon Hose with Shut-off Clamp
  • IO-Star
  • 20 qt. Brew Pot
  • Equipment Instructions

star sanSanitizer and Spray Bottle

Good sanitation practices are absolutely fundamental to good beer making. Five Star San is the premier sanitizer you will need to make your BBB - Darkest Knight Terminator Stout Clone beer kit. A great practice for extra protection is to have a spray bottle filled with sanitizing solution so you can re-sanitize everything that touches or goes near your beer. Sanitation is much more difficult with beer than wine because beer has a higher pH. Wine's high acidity makes bacterial infection less likely but with beer, one small mishap can cost you your batch. 

amber beer bottleBottles

When your BBB - Darkest Knight Terminator Stout Clone is done, you will need bottles. This standard 12 ounce bottle is a good choice. You will need 54 for a 5 gallon batch. Bottles do not come with caps.

5 gallon glass carboy

Carboys   

The 5 gallon carboy pictured here is the standard size for any beer kit. If you have never worked with a carboy, it is important to know they should not be moved full without a carboy handle or a carrier. 

brew-pot.pngBrew Pots

The pot pictured is an 8 gallon pot that is perfect for any beer kit or a standard 5 gallon batch. 

wart-chiller.pngWort Chillers and Thermometers

Wort Chillers and Thermometers are long term investments. It is important to chill your BBB - Darkest Knight Terminator Stout Clone wort quickly. The quicker you chill it the stronger the cold break will be. You also need a good thermometer that reads fast temperature fluctuations.  

SiphonsSiphons

Auto-siphons are a great luxury item to have in your brew equipment. Once you have one you will never go without it again. Don't forget to use a heavy duty sanitizer to clean it since you don't want to replace it as often as hoses. A good sanitizer for that job is Five Star San. 

FermenterFermenters

The fermenter pictured here is standard for a 5 gallon beer kit.

minijet-tubing-34987-97929.jpgHoses

 Many people reuse their hoses for far too long. Replacing your hoses often or even using as single use items is highly recommended with beer making. Hoses are very hard to clean and beer is very susceptible to bacterial infection. You do not want to risk losing your BBB - Darkest Knight Terminator Stout Clone over a few feet of unsanitary hose. 

4708-anti-splash-funnel-95307-32839.jpgFunnels

Pouring your wort into a carboy can be tricky. Use a big funnel made just for the job. They even have different mesh screens to remove particles. 

AirlocksAirlocks

It is recommended to replace airlocks often. Because they never physically touch the beer, the sanitation risk is too often overlooked. Bacteria can spread without physical contact in a closed environment and plastic stubbornly harbors bacteria.   

6.5 stopperStoppers and Bungs 

Bungs and stoppers should also be periodically replaced. They can dry out and harbor bacteria. 

 carboy brushCarboy Brush

Keeping your carboy clean before and after use is key to avoid bacterial infection in your beer. A carboy brush is a great tool to get into those nooks and crannies. 

bottle-washer.pngStainless Steel Carboy and Bottle Washer

Stainless Steel Carboy and Bottle Washer is a convenient way of cleaning your bottles and/or carboys.  This high quality tool will come in handy.  Hooks up straight to your faucet with the bottle washer adapter (#4804) and puts out plenty of pressure to clean those stubborn stains from beer bottles that have been sitting around. 

bottle capperCapper

When you bottle your BBB - Darkest Knight Terminator Stout Clone, you will need to cap your bottles. This capper is inexpensive, easy to use and does not require attaching to a counter. It has a magnet to hold the cap in place.  

 

 

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 DID YOU KNOW

Early in the 20th century, homebrewing in the UK was subject to taxation through the Inland Revenue Act of 1880. It introduced a 5-shilling homebrewing licence.