Dog's Balls Chilli Beer

Source: Tim Thomas
Recipe added: 08/07/00

I still haven't actually made this ale, but it has always interested me. Spicy, non?? Please enjoy, and if you do make it, tell me.


Recipe type: Partial Mash
Batch Size: 20 L
Starting Gravity: ?
Finishing Gravity: ?
Time in Boil: 90 mins
Primary Fermentation: 1 week
Secondary Fermentation: 4 weeks



Place grains in 5.46L of water and bring to 70, then let steep for 1/2 hour. Sparge with 2.3L of water. Add malt extracts and dextrose, and bring to boil. At onset of boil, add the Kents. After 30 mins, add 15g of Saaz. After 45 min, add 15g Saaz and the chilli's. Boil for 15 min, remove from the heat. Add the remaining hops, and let sit covered for 15 mins. Remove the chilli's. Put 13.5L of water into the fermenter, then strain in the wort. Top up to 20 L mark. Cool back to 26 C, pitch yeast. Take hydro reading. Ferment for a week. Take another reading, bottle as usual.
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