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Old 06-29-2010, 11:05 PM   #1
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Default All-Grain - Purple Daze

Recipe Type: All Grain
Yeast: White Labs WLP300
Yeast Starter: 2000 mL
Batch Size (Gallons): 5.5
Original Gravity: 1.046
Final Gravity: 1.012
IBU: 17
Boiling Time (Minutes): 60
Color: 3.5 SRM
Primary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 18 days @ 68F
Tasting Notes: Pretty much an Abita Purple Haze clone.

This beer turned out great! Perfect level of raspberry, bitterness, and wheat. I very much enjoy the pale malt as it gives a bit more body, and the carapils helps a bit with head retention. To me, this is pretty damn close to but a bit better than the Abita Purple Haze.

Actual OG was 1.050; FG was 1.015; IBUs was 17; SRM was 3.6. I carbed to 2.3 volumes with 4 oz. corn sugar for 5 gals.

Code:
Purple Daze
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Batch Size: 5.50 gal
Estimated OG: 1.046 SG
Estimated FG: 1.012 SG
Estimated IBUs: 16.7 IBU
Estimated Color: 3.5 SRM
Brewhouse Efficiency: 72%
Boil Time: 60 minutes

Grains:
5.00# Pale Malt (2-Row) US (51.28%)
4.00# American wheat (41.03%)
0.50# Carapils/Dextrine (5.13%)
0.25# Rice hulls (2.56%)

Hops:
1.00 oz Tettnanger (US) (4.70%) @60 min
1.00 oz Tettnanger (US) (4.70%) @2 min

Yeast:
White Labs WLP300 (Hefeweizen Ale)

Mash Schedule: Single Infusion, 151F
Mash for 60 min at 151F with 3.05 gal of water heated to 165F
Mash-out at 168F with 1.43 gal of water heated to 210F and hold for 10 minutes
Batch sparge at 168F with 4.58 gal of water heated to 177F

Notes:
Add 4 oz raspberry extract at bottling time.
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Old 06-19-2012, 12:00 AM   #2
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I wonder if something has changed lately because the Purple Haze that is labeled as a lager, with pretty much the exact same recipe as Strawberry Harvest.
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