Beer Kits

BR Insomnia

BR Insomnia

Freshly roasted blend of Colombian coffee, vanilla and bourbon, with a touch of Porter. Rich and aromatic with a smooth latte finish.

1.7 kg Black Rock Miners Stout
1.7 kg Black Rock Bock
500g Lactose
11.5 g Fermentis US05 yeast
150g whole coffee beans (L’affare Primo) *not included
30 mL bourbon essence *50ml Bottle included
500 mL of cold brew coffee (L’affare Primo) *not included
1 Vanilla pod *not included
350 mL of Wild Turkey bourbon *not included

Clean & Sanitise fermenter and associated equipment for brewing.
Dissolve 3.4 kg of wort concentrate and 500g of lactose into 2 Litres of boiling water in a large jug and add to fermenter .
Fill with cold brewing water to 21 litres achieving a starting wort temperature of 20 +/- 3 °C.
Sprinkle the dried yeast onto wort surface and ferment for approximately 6 days until a gravity of approx. 1015 SG is achieved.

Add the coffee beans (in 2 hop balls), bourbon extract, cold brew coffee, vanilla (pod split) and Wild Turkey to fermenter and allow to infuse for 2 days.

Crash cool fermenter to 1-3 °C for 48-72 hours and keg or bottle using standard practices

Ideally nitrogenate, as served at Beervana.

Black Rock
21 Litres