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Old 05-25-2012, 03:27 AM   #1
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Does anyone have any comments on this hef recipe?

4 lbs Wheat
4lbs 2 Row
.5 lbs Munich Dark
.5 lbs Dextrine
1.25 oz Crystal at 60 mins
WLP380- Hefeweizen IV ale

Single infusion mash 152 F @ 90 mins

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Old 05-25-2012, 04:31 AM   #2
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What are the ibus? With 1.25 crystal I'd bet it's high. I like to target between 10-15 ibus with a noble hop hallertau is my go to hef hop

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Old 05-25-2012, 04:39 AM   #3
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The hop calculator that I am going off of has it at 12 IBU's

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I'd only use WLP380 if you are aiming for it to be clove heavy. My experience with it gave me a clove bomb (was looking for balanced banana/clove)

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The hop calculator that I am going off of has it at 12 IBU's
oh sorry, then it looks pretty good. i thought crystal was high AA, but i was wrong.
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