Recipe Type: All Grain
Yeast: Wyeast 1099 Whitbread
Yeast Starter: Yes (0.5 gal)
Additional Yeast or Yeast Starter: N/A
Batch Size (Gallons): 5.5
Original Gravity: 1.045
Final Gravity: 1.012
Boiling Time (Minutes): 60
Color: 4.3 SRM
Primary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 21 days at 68F
Additional Fermentation: N/A
Secondary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): N/A
Tasting Notes: Mildly fruity and distinctively smooth with a nice floral hop profile.
8.00 lbs British Pale or Brewer's 2-row
0.50 lbs Crystal 20L
0.25 lbs Victory Malt
0.25 lbs Flaked Barley
Original recipe mashed at 152F for 60 minutes. For a slightly crisper beer, mash at 150F. Depends on your love of dextrins.
1.00 oz Kent Goldings (5.5 %AA) First wort hop
0.50 oz Kent Goldings (5.5 %AA) 20 minutes
0.50 oz Willamette (5.2 %AA) 20 minutes
0.50 oz Kent Goldings (5.5 %AA) 1 minute
0.50 oz Willamette (5.2 %AA) 1 minute
I highly recommend using the Wyeast 1099 or Fermentis S-04 yeasts. They have fairly mild English character which will compliment this beer without overwhelming it.