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General Store Homebrew Recipe of The Month: Lexy's Seventh Layer Stout

Recipe Of The Month

Our homebrew recipe of the month program is officially back in business! Each month, one of our store clerks will share one of their own homebrew recipes.

August 2021's recipe is below. You can purchase the kit online here and the ingredients at our General Store (355 E Kalamazoo Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007). 

If you have any homebrew questions, please reach out to the General Store. We’d be more than glad to help you. Give us a call at 269-382-5712 or drop us a note.

lexy's seventH layer stout

Created By: Lexy Koperdak
Estimated OG: 1.063
Estimated ABV: 5.9%
Estimated IBU: 29.4
Estimated Color: 50 SRM

5 gallons - All Grain

9 pounds Briess Brewer's Malt

2 pounds Caramel 120L

1 pound Briess Chocolate Malt

1 pound Honey Malt

1 pound Carafee III

1 ounce Apollo Hops for 30 min.

1 Imperial Darkness A10 Ale Yeast


16 ounces Pomegranate Puree in primary or secondary fermentation

"This recipe was inspired by The Divine Comedy and Lexy’s affinity for Greek mythology. This beer is an assertive but light stout filled with complex flavors and a lot of symbolism. This beer pairs well with molten chocolate cake and classic literature."

See more Homebrew recipes here.