Steep grain in muslin bag in 1.5 gallons water, bringing water from cold to just under 160F, steeping for total of 30 minutes. Let grain bag drip, do not squeeze, when removing bag. |
Add this 1.5 gallons to 1.5 gallons of water (you could start this heating to boil as you’re steeping the grains in another pot).
Stir in 1/3 of LME at start of boil, remainder at 15 minutes left in boil.
Add hops per schedule.
Top off in primary to bring total volume to 5 gallons, aerate, pitch starter, etc., etc.
Expected OG 1.064.