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Old 10-24-2007, 04:00 PM   #1
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Default "Mean Turtle" RyePA - PM

Recipe Type: Partial Mash
Yeast: WLP001-Cal Ale
Yeast Starter: 3/4 Gal
Batch Size (Gallons): 5
Original Gravity: 1.073
Final Gravity: 1.02
IBU: 69
Boiling Time (Minutes): 60
Color: 9.4 SRM
Primary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 14 @ 65degF
Additional Fermentation: Bottle conditioned - 1 month
Secondary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 14 @ 70degF

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Recipe: Mean Turtle India Pale Ale
Brewer: Kyle
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Style: India Pale Ale
TYPE: Partial Mash
Taste: (35.0)

Recipe Specifications
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Batch Size: 5.00 gal
Boil Size: 6.00 gal
Estimated OG: 1.075 SG
Estimated Color: 9.4 SRM
Estimated IBU: 69.6 IBU
Brewhouse Efficiency: 75.00 %
Boil Time: 60 Minutes

Ingredients:
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Amount Item Type % or IBU
3.00 lb Extra Light Dry Extract (3.0 SRM) Dry Extract 25.00 %
4.00 lb Pale Malt (2 Row) US (2.0 SRM) Grain 33.33 %
2.00 lb Munich Malt (9.0 SRM) Grain 16.67 %
1.50 lb Rye, Malted (2.0 SRM) Grain 12.50 %
1.00 lb Biscuit Malt (23.0 SRM) Grain 8.33 %
0.50 lb Honey Malt (25.0 SRM) Grain 4.17 %

0.80 oz Magnum [13.00 %] (60 min) Hops 21.5 IBU
1.00 oz Cascade [5.50 %] (45 min) Hops 15.5 IBU
1.00 oz Goldings, East Kent [5.00 %] (30 min) Hops 11.8 IBU
1.00 oz Fuggles [4.50 %] (5 min) Hops 2.8 IBU
1.00 oz Amarillo Gold [8.50 %] (Dry Hop 7 days) Hops

1 Pkgs California Ale (White Labs #WLP001) Yeast-Ale


Mash Schedule: Single Infusion, Medium Body
Total Grain Weight: 9.00 lb
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Single Infusion, Medium Body
Step Time Name Description Step Temp
60 min Mash In Add 2.79 gal of water at 166.0 F 154.0 F
10 min Mash Out Add 1.58 gal of water at 196.4 F 168.0 F


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This was an attempt to brew the average of Terrapin Brewing Co.'s Rye Pale Ale and their Rye Squared Strong Ale ("Mean Turtle" -- get it? get it?). In my opinion, it turned out great. Deliciously bready with a decent hop kick. If brewed again, I would mash a little lower for better attenutation.

AG- just sub more base malt for the 3lbs DME.

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just starting to boil this now!

Its one hell of a PM

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Yeah, that was back when I was doing "all-grain" but only had a 5 gal mash tun, so not everything would fit and I had to supplement with extract.

I just bottled up a variant this past week. Little bigger in OG, and had to use the hops I had on hand. Preliminary samples are tasting pretty good again.

Hope everything works out well for you!

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Kegged it last night. A FG of 1.014 so ABV just under 8%...Hydro sample was good! Not a lot of Rye flavor though but we will see what its like carbed.

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