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Old 11-16-2008, 10:42 PM   #1
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Default All-Grain - HopBack Mountain

Recipe Type: All Grain
Yeast: WLP001
Yeast Starter: 2L + nutrient
Batch Size (Gallons): 5.5
Original Gravity: est 1.115 @ 80% eff
Final Gravity: est 1.025
IBU: 167.8
Boiling Time (Minutes): 90
Color: 19.5
Primary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 14 @ 68f
Secondary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 21 @ 68f
Tasting Notes: -

Amount Item Type % or IBU
15.50 lb Pale Malt, Maris Otter (3.0 SRM) Grain 72.94 %
1.00 lb Cara-Pils/Dextrine (2.0 SRM) Grain 4.71 %
1.00 lb Melanoiden Malt (20.0 SRM) Grain 4.71 %
1.00 lb Vienna Malt (3.5 SRM) Grain 4.71 %
0.75 lb Aromatic Malt (26.0 SRM) Grain 3.53 %
0.75 lb Caramel/Crystal Malt - 20L (20.0 SRM) Grain 3.53 %
0.50 lb Special Roast (50.0 SRM) Grain 2.35 %
0.25 lb Caramel/Crystal Malt - 80L (80.0 SRM) Grain 1.18 %
0.25 lb Honey Malt (25.0 SRM) Grain 1.18 %
0.25 lb Roasted Barley (300.0 SRM) Grain 1.18 %

Hops
1.00 oz Columbus BYOB Pellet [16.80 %] (90 min) (First Wort Hop) Hops 43.2 IBU
1.00 oz Ahtanum Plug [4.90 %] (90 min) Hops 11.5 IBU
1.00 oz Columbus Pellet [16.80 %] (70 min) Hops 37.9 IBU
1.00 oz Magnum Pellet [14.40 %] (55 min) Hops 30.8 IBU
1.00 oz Ahtanum Plug [4.90 %] (45 min) Hops 9.8 IBU
1.00 oz Simcoe Pellet [11.90 %] (30 min) Hops 20.0 IBU
1.00 oz Glacier Leaf [5.90 %] (15 min) Hops 6.4 IBU
1.00 oz Hallertauer [3.90 %] (10 min) Hops 3.1 IBU
1.00 oz Simcoe Pellet [11.90 %] (5 min) Hops 5.2 IBU

Additions
2 Servomyces @ 10 min
1 Whirflock @ 5m

Dry Hop
2.00 oz Cascade Leaf [6.00 %] (Dry Hop 7 days) Hops -


Procedure

Mash in at 26.56qt @ 154f for 60 min
Mashout at 168f for 10
Sparge at 175f for 60

Yeast
WLP007 not 001 like what is in the topic.

Just *barely* had enough mashtun space in my 10g blichmann for my sparge arm. If you aren't sure of your space or you have a large deadspace under your false bottom and a 10g mashtun, you might want to subout some Maris Otter for a pound or two of DME.

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Old 11-18-2008, 12:00 PM   #2
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Holy motherload. This sounds a lot like the barleywine we brewed and are now aging. sounds like a REAL treat! Good luck keeping your paws off this brew for a couple months!

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Old 12-22-2008, 01:10 AM   #3
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I kegged this mofo on Thursday and dropped in 2oz of cascade leaf hops. Did a little tasting yesterday and right now. Holy mother! This is outstanding! Super rich and complex, lightly sweet malt profile, but not confusingly so. Nice and bitter, some good hop flavors. This beer rocks! I'll see how it ages and see if I would change anything.

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Old 01-26-2011, 05:28 AM   #4
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Could anyone help me out with the extract equivalent of this one?
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Old 01-27-2011, 03:17 AM   #5
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This sounds great! I'm definitely adding this to my brew list... Have a yeast question though. I've heard WLP007 and S-04 have the same origin. Would you think pitching a couple packs of S-04 instead might work? I'm shooting for around 11-12% as well (Going BIG here). I'm not sure of what the alcohol tolerance of S-04 is. Maybe I should use some Nottingham to get there? I'm also planning to bottle conditioning (don't have an empty keg). So whatever I use I may need to re-pitch at bottling.

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Old 02-01-2011, 07:45 PM   #6
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Could anyone help me out with the extract equivalent of this one?
thanks, Nick
Nick - did anyone ever get back to you on this? If you have an extract version I'd like to see it before attempting to do the conversion myself.

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Old 02-06-2011, 01:53 AM   #7
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daringleada, no one has gotten back to me on this one. I may just have to save this one until I start doing all grain. If you do find the extract equivalent, please let me know.
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Saq might have to put his thoughts in here but since Vienna, Aromatic and Honey malts all require a mash, I don't think it would be the same beer without a mash. However, taking those out and replacing the Pale Malt with 10-11 lbs of DME ( or 12-13 of LME) and steeping the rest of the grains might get you close.

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As my first post here, I would like to say that I have brewed this twice now and it is an amazing beer. Thank you for an excellent recipe.

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Posting in here so I remember to try this out. Looks like a great BW.

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