7 lbs. light DME
.5 lb. chocolate malt
.5 lb. light crystal malt
BrewTek Belgian Ale #2 from slant (1 qt. starter)
1 lb. orange blossom honey
28 IBU Hops
Other Ingredients in the recipe:
1.5 tsp. grated orange peel
1.5 oz. fresh grated ginger
9 inches cinnamon stick
Add 1 oz. fresh grated ginger, 6 inches cinnamon stick, and 1 tsp. orange peel in last
15 minutes of boil.
Before bottling simmer 1/2 ounce ginger, 3 inches cinnamon, and a 1/2 tsp.
orange peel (simmer for 5 minutes and then strained the resulting tea though a coffee filter and
added it to the bottling bucket.)
If you are looking for a great holiday beer recipe then the Holiday Ale is just what you need. You holiday guests will be amazed at your home brew skills and it is sure to bring that holiday cheer to everyone.
source: Lets Brew Beer