Here’s the all grain dunkelweizen recipe that I came up with. It’s a little different from the Roggenbier recipe that I posted last week. I made that one sweeter, where this one is more “wheaty”.
Breakfast of champions.
3 lbs. Munich Malt
6 lbs. Wheat Malt
0.75 lbs. Caramel Malt 120L
1 lbs. Honey Malt
1 lbs. Melanoidin Malt
0.5 oz. Hallertau Mittelfruh Pellets boiled 60 mins.
0.5 oz. Hallertau Mittelfruh Pellets boiled 15 mins.
Yeast: White Labs WLP300 Hefewizen Ale
Original Gravity: 1.052
Terminal Gravity: 1.012
Color: 17.05 °SRM
Bitterness: 13.0 IBUs
Alcohol (%volume): 5.2%
Some notes: Mash at 152°F. I read a lot online and elsewhere that a decoction mash would work well for this style. Go for it if you have the time. Check out this link to learn more: http://brewery.org/library/DecoctFAQ.html
Ferment at 62°F for two weeks. Bottle or keg as usual.