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Old 02-18-2006, 09:48 PM   #1
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OK i use to live in Ohio but had to move to Alabama.well i now started home brewing and my first 3 batches came out splendidly.well now i have some left over ingredients and wanted to know if i could scrape them together to make a cream ale,and if you guys could make some suggestions on the recipe.

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3lb. light dme
3lb extra light dme
1lb lactose
1lb flaked corn
3lb dextrose
55lb Honey (have several hives lol)
1oz cascade
2oz hallertau
1 3.3lb can of hoped red ale extract

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Old 02-18-2006, 09:50 PM   #2
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oh i forgot the reason i want to make a cream ale is because when i lived in Ohio i use to drink a lot of little kings but now i cant find them in Alabama.

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Old 02-18-2006, 10:47 PM   #3
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A ProMash Recipe Report

Recipe Specifics
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Batch Size (Gal): 5.00 Wort Size (Gal): 5.00
Anticipated OG: 1.051 Plato: 12.67
Anticipated SRM: 2.1
Anticipated IBU: 18.0
Wort Boil Time: 60 Minutes

Pre-Boil Amounts
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Evaporation Rate: 15.00 Percent Per Hour
Pre-Boil Wort Size: 5.88 Gal
Pre-Boil Gravity: 1.041 SG 10.23 Plato

Grain/Extract/Sugar

% Amount Name Origin Potential SRM
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72.7 4.00 lbs. Generic DME - Light Generic 1.046 2
18.2 1.00 lbs. Honey 1.042 0
9.1 1.00 lbs. Flaked Corn (Maize) America 1.040 1

Potential represented as SG per pound per gallon.


Hops

Amount Name Form Alpha IBU Boil Time
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0.50 oz. Hallertauer Whole 4.00 9.0 60 min.
0.50 oz. Cascade Whole 5.75 6.6 30 min.
0.50 oz. Cascade Whole 5.75 2.6 10 min.


Yeast
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Wyeast 1056 American ale

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3 lbs light
1 lb honey
4 oz. lactose
4 oz. dextrose

1/2 oz. cascade 60
1/2 oz hallertau 10
1/2 oz hallertau 0

The corn won't work without some base malt for conversion. You could mash some with "digestive enzymes"

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The corn won't work without some base malt for conversion. You could mash some with "digestive enzymes"
Very good point. Maybe get a little 2 row and do a partial mash with the flaked corn?
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