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Old 10-31-2010, 11:38 PM   #1
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Recipe Type: All Grain   
Yeast: WLP001   
Yeast Starter: 1l   
Batch Size (Gallons): 5.5   
Original Gravity: 1.042   
Final Gravity: 1.012   
IBU: 23   
Boiling Time (Minutes): 60   
Color: 3.0L   
Primary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 14 days at 68   
Tasting Notes: Nice easy drinking American Wheat beer   

4# Wheat Malt
4# 6 Row
4 oz Acidulated Malt
1/2 # Table Sugar
1/2 oz Amarillo at 60 min
1 oz Amarillo at 10 min
1 oz Amarillo at 5 min

Strike with 2.5 gal at 165 rest for 60 min target a mash temp of 152
Sparge with 6 gal at 175
(You may need to adjust these amounts based on your boiloff rate)

Pitch Wlp001 and ferment for 14 days, carb to 2.7 volumes.

That's it scored a 43.5 with this recipe at Cask comp in Jax, brewed again replacing the bittering hops with Simcoes and scored a 33.5 at a dif. competition.

Hope you guys enjoy this recipe!

 
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Old 10-31-2010, 11:40 PM   #2
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If it is about America and freedom, shouldn't there be some Victory grains and some Liberty hops? J/K

Forrest

 
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Old 11-01-2010, 12:08 AM   #3
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Quote:
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If it is about America and freedom, shouldn't there be some Victory grains and some Liberty hops? J/K

Forrest
Actually I think a 1/4# of victory malt might be a great addition, I was toying around with that idea. Never used Liberty Hops.

 
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