Pumpkin Porter

We brewed up the Pumpkin Porter this afternoon.

Malts & Fermentables

  • 3.5 lbs light DME
  • 3 lbs amber DME
  • 1 lb Dark DME
  • 2.5 lbs Pumpkin
  • 1 lb Black Patent Malt
  • 1.5 lb pale 6-Row Malt


  • 1 oz Hallertau (60)
  • 1 oz Cascade (20)
  • 1 oz Hallertau (10)


  • 1 tsp Allspice
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1 tsp Nutmeg
  • 2 tsp Irish Moss


  • Wyeast 1338 European Ale

Starting Gravity: 1.078

Target ABV: 8%


Sanitize, Sanitize, Sanitize

The Goods

2.5 lbs of Pumpking from the Garden

Partial Mash with Pumpkin Puree

Sparging the Grains

Spent Grains for the Chickens

Preparing the Dry Malt Extract

Bittering Hops

Initial Boil

Flavor Hops

Aroma Hops

The Spices

Cooling the Wort

Hitting the Target Starting Gravity

Oak Aged English IPA & Pumpkin Porter


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