BrewBlog: Black Rice Wine Saison
General Information
Method: All Grain

A saison brewed w/ Thai Black Rice has a mild grape flavor and lavender color.  Using Nelson Sauvin hops to accentuate the grape flavor and just a touch of citric acid to bring out some wine-like character.  A touch of 10 L crystal added to bring some sweetness to an other wise very dry beer.

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Malts and Grains
Total Boil Time: 75 minutes
Name: French Saison
Manufacturer: Wyeast
Product ID: 3711
Type: Ale
Flocculation: Low
Attenuation: 77-83%
Alcohol Tolerance: High
Temperature Range: 65–77°F
Amount: 50 ml
Mash Profile

Single Infusion Mash, Light Bodied Beer

Grain Temperature: 72°F Tun Temperature: 72°F
Sparge Temperature: 168°F PH: 5.4

Mash profile for most well-modified malts.


# Name Type Time Temp. Description
1 Mash In Infusion 75 min. 150°F

Add 75% of mash water at 162° F / 72° C

2 Mash Out Infusion 10 min. 168°F

Add 25% of mash water at 200° F / 93° C


Heat canned rice w/ 2.5 qts water to 155 deg (was hoping for 152).  Mash-in malt at 157 to compensate.  Overall temp was 148 for 10 minutes.  Heat added to 153 deg.  Mash-out at 166. 

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