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Old 09-20-2012, 08:27 PM   #1
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Hi, I'm looking for a strong and high IBU ipa brew recipe. Along the lines of the Sierra nevadas hoptimum , or hoptoligist. 100+ IBU.. A real hop head beer .. Any ideas?

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Old 09-20-2012, 09:41 PM   #2
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Why not try a Pliny or DFH 120 clone? There are tons of really accurate recipes for those here on the forum.

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Old 09-20-2012, 09:46 PM   #3
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Yeah if your a hophead Pliny is a great recipe to brew.

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Old 09-20-2012, 10:04 PM   #4
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This is one I just brewed and it came out great--nice resiny hop flavor, with some subtle malt characteristics. ABV in north of 9% (if I remember right) with well over 100 (theoretical) IBUs.

16 lbs 2-row
.25 lbs caramalt
2 lb Munich Malt
.75 lbs Cara-Pils

2 oz Columbus - 75 min

1 oz Simcoe - 30 min

1 oz Summit - 15 min
1 oz Columbus - 15 min
1 oz Simcoe - 15 min

1 oz Summit - 5 min
1 oz Simcoe - 5 min

1 oz Chinook - post boil
2 oz Simcoe - post boil
1 oz Summit - post boil

1 oz Summit - dry hop
1 oz Columbus - dry hop
1 oz Chinook - dry hop
1 oz Simcoe - dry hop

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