Spike Brewing 12.5 Conical Fermenter Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Extract Recipe for a Black IPA

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-04-2010, 01:50 AM   #1
Haputanlas
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 2,970
Liked 57 Times on 56 Posts
Likes Given: 38

Default Extract Recipe for a Black IPA

Hey Guys,

I'm looking to recreate something similar to Stone's Sublimely Self Righteous (XI Anniversary Ale). This is an unbelievable Black IPA. I have found some recipes online for an AG recipe. However, I don't know where to begin to come up with something for an extract.

Obviously I don't expect an exact clone, I am just looking for something similar.

__________________
Haputanlas is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-04-2010, 02:07 AM   #2
wadner
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Montana
Posts: 31
Default

www.northernbrewer.com has a black IPA kit. It is fermenting in my basement right now. It looks fabulous! Order that. 5 ounces of hops in the boil and another ounce of dry-hop.

Mmmmm
__________________
wadner is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-04-2010, 02:16 AM   #3
Haputanlas
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 2,970
Liked 57 Times on 56 Posts
Likes Given: 38

Default

Yeah, I noticed that AHS has a kit too. I might just start with that and add some additional hops. However, I am also curious about how I would come up with this without needing a kit.

I guess part of my wants from this thread is to get a little bit more insight into how people would come up with a recipe. I'm still just a noob.

__________________
Haputanlas is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-04-2010, 02:26 AM   #4
weirdboy
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 7,938
Liked 428 Times on 349 Posts
Likes Given: 59

Default

Carafa Special III is the grain you want to use typically. Not much, maybe .5-0.75 lbs in a 5 gallon batch should be enough to get plenty of color in there.

Poking around online, I see Brewmaster's Warehouse has it listed under Roasted Malts as "Weyermann De-Husked Carafa III".

__________________

Last edited by weirdboy; 02-04-2010 at 02:30 AM.
weirdboy is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-04-2010, 02:39 AM   #5
Haputanlas
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 2,970
Liked 57 Times on 56 Posts
Likes Given: 38

Default

Thanks. Do you think that will add enough of the black ale flavor? Or are you suggesting this grain solely due to the fact that it will darken the colors?

__________________

Last edited by Haputanlas; 02-04-2010 at 02:40 AM. Reason: Typo
Haputanlas is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-04-2010, 02:57 AM   #6
Haputanlas
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 2,970
Liked 57 Times on 56 Posts
Likes Given: 38

Default

Nevermind the last post. I looked it up online too and Carafa Special III was recommended by Stone directly.

__________________
Haputanlas is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-04-2010, 04:20 AM   #7
LarryC
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 740
Liked 12 Times on 11 Posts
Likes Given: 19

Default

+1 on Stone's Sublimely Self Righteous! I just bought the AHS Black IPA kit an I'm really hoping it tastes pretty close to Sublimely. If anyone has brewed this kit and tasted the Stone version, can you let us know how close they are?

__________________
LarryC is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-04-2010, 04:27 AM   #8
Haputanlas
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 2,970
Liked 57 Times on 56 Posts
Likes Given: 38

Default

LarryC, man I envy your location right about now. I was just out in San Diego and got myself some Pliny, Sublimely Self Righteous, and Bourbon County Stout. All great beers that are unavailable to me.

__________________
Haputanlas is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-04-2010, 05:41 AM   #9
damdaman
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Portland, OR
Posts: 500
Liked 16 Times on 13 Posts

Default

Here's my recipe... I just bottled this yesterday and the hydrometer sample was fantastic... I can't wait to drink it! Use a blowoff tube or a large primary.

7.5 lbs light DME (3 lbs. at start of boil, 4.5 at end)
12oz. victory
12oz. crystal 60L
6oz carafa II
6oz chocolate

2oz centennial 60
1oz centennial 30
1oz centennial 20
1.5oz cascade 15
1oz cascade flameout
1oz willamette flameout
1oz cascade dry
1oz willamette dry

Pitched 2 vials WL001 California Ale
OG: 1.077
Est. FG: 1.017
ABV: 7.8%
Color: 27 SRM
74 IBU
(SRM and IBU calculations by recipator)

__________________
damdaman is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-04-2010, 09:37 AM   #10
wadner
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Montana
Posts: 31
Default

The Northern Brewer recipe uses 9.5 lbs of dark LME plus some dark specialty grains. This stuff is black!

__________________
wadner is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Looking for 2 good extract recipes to make Black & Tans. K-Bizzle Recipes/Ingredients 0 03-05-2009 05:54 PM
Shiner Black Lager extract recipe needed Old_Brewer Recipes/Ingredients 1 06-03-2008 05:41 AM
Extract Kit - LME instead of Sugar - Coopers/Black Rock rohovie Extract Brewing 4 03-19-2008 02:55 PM
Black IPA Recipe help mcaustin Recipes/Ingredients 10 02-10-2008 09:57 PM
Just Tried a Blend - Extract Recipes for Black-n-Tan? Franiblector Recipes/Ingredients 5 02-23-2005 04:43 PM