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India Pale Ale

India Pale Ale

All Grain


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Brewer/Contributor: Andrew Clark

Batch Size: 6.87 gal

Boil Size: 8.54 gal

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India Pale Ale

Type: All Grain

Date: 10/31/2003

Batch Size: 6.87 gal

Brewer: Andrew Clark
Boil Size: 8.54 galAsst Brewer:
Boil Time: 60 min Equipment: Andrew's Mash Equipment
Taste Rating(out of 50): 46.0 Brewhouse Efficiency: 75.00
Taste Notes: Beautiful hop/malt profile. Smooth bitterness and hop flavour from the mash hopping. Fantastic IPA.


AmountItemType% or IBU
11.02 lbPale Ale Malt (2.5 SRM)Grain77.52 %
2.20 lbMunich Malt (7.1 SRM)Grain15.50 %
0.99 lbWheat Malt, Ger (2.0 SRM)Grain6.98 %
1.06 ozSuper Alpha [13.00 %] (60 min)Hops35.3 IBU
0.71 ozPride of Ringwood [10.00 %] (60 min)Hops18.1 IBU
0.88 ozHallertauer [9.00 %] (60 min) (Mash Hop)Hops4.1 IBU
1.59 ozFuggles [4.50 %] (60 min) (Mash Hop)Hops3.7 IBU
0.28 itemsIrish Moss (Boil 10.0 min)Misc
1 PkgsDry English Ale (White Labs #WLP007) [Starter 1000 ml]Yeast-Ale


Beer Profile

Est Original Gravity: 1.055 SG

Measured Original Gravity: 1.052 SG
Est Final Gravity: 1.013 SGMeasured Final Gravity: 1.010 SG
Estimated Alcohol by Vol: 5.41 % Actual Alcohol by Vol: 5.47 %
Bitterness: 61.2 IBUCalories: 229 cal/pint
Est Color: 5.5 SRMColor:

Mash Profile

Mash Name: Single Infusion, Medium Body, No Mash OutTotal Grain Weight: 14.22 lb
Sparge Water: 6.06 galGrain Temperature: 72.0 F
Sparge Temperature: 168.0 FTunTemperature: 72.0 F
Adjust Temp for Equipment: FALSEMash PH: 5.4 PH

Single Infusion, Medium Body, No Mash Out
Step TimeNameDescriptionStep Temp
60 minMash InAdd 17.77 qt of water at 166.0 F154.0 F

Mash Notes: Simple single infusion mash for use with most modern well modified grains (about 95% of the time).

Carbonation and Storage

Carbonation Type: Kegged (Forced CO2)Volumes of CO2: 2.4
Pressure/Weight: 12.6 PSICarbonation Used: -
Keg/Bottling Temperature: 42.8 FAge for: 28.0 days
Storage Temperature: 52.0 F 


First time mash hopping good extraction and efficiency. Mash smelt wonderful with the hops in it.

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