Ss Brewtech’s Biggest Baddest Holiday Giveaway Ever!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Recipes/Ingredients > Anyone ever make McEwans IPA from clonebrews book?
Thread Tools
Old 07-10-2005, 02:20 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Northern Ill
Posts: 90
Default Anyone ever make McEwans IPA from clonebrews book?

I used to drink a bit of this when I lived downtown in Chicago. My brother gave me clonebrews and I found this recipe. What do you guys think?

12oz 55L british crystal malt
2oz roasted barley
2oz peat smoked malt
Steep in 1/2 gal 150 deg water, sparge with 1/2 gal 150 deg water bring to 1.5 gal and start to boil

3.3 lb John Bull light malt syrup
1.75 lb M&F light dme
1/2 lb corn sugar
4 oz cane sugar
1oz east kent goldings@4.5 aa

boil for 45 min

1 oz EKG's
1 tsp irish moss

boil 13 min

1/2 oz EKG's
1/2 oz fuggles

boil 2 min

use Wyeast 1728 Scottish ale yeast or Wyeast 1084 Irish ale yeast

Second part of the question becomes what would be a good follow up so I can reuse the yeast cake? Keep in mind I am just moving from kits to recipes.


cbotrice is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2005, 02:27 AM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
SwAMi75's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Midwest City, OK
Posts: 2,477
Liked 5 Times on 5 Posts


As for your first question....nope! Tried it once....can't say I much cared for it. Recipe looks good, though!

Second question: If you go with the Irish ale yeast, then you can't go wrong with a stout, or really about any English style. The Irish yeast is pretty versatile. It's what I used in my Old Speckled Hen clone.
May you go marching in three-measure time
Dressed up as asses, drunk to the nines
Swing from the rafters, shouting those songs
Gone unsung for far too long

SwAMi75 is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Michael Jackson Book to make Duvel JMass All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 8 06-04-2009 01:03 AM
clonebrews idkid Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 5 01-17-2007 12:52 PM
McEwans clone simonj All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 11 09-17-2006 06:49 AM
Clonebrews or Beer Captured? Levers101 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 9 06-03-2006 10:52 PM
McEwans Lager.... Beermaker Recipes/Ingredients 2 12-01-2005 07:33 AM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads