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Old 09-30-2012, 10:24 PM   #1
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Default 1 Gallon Eye Pee, Eh?

Just knocked this one out this afternoon:

Eye Pee, Eh?
One Gallon batch

Brew Method: Extract
Style Name: American IPA
Boil Time: 20 min
Batch Size: 1 gallons
Boil Size: 1.4 gallons
Efficiency: 70%

STATS:
Original Gravity: 1.080
Target Final Gravity: 1.021
ABV (standard): 7.73%
IBU (tinseth): 67.79
SRM (morey): 7.03

FERMENTABLES:
2 lb - Liquid Malt Extract - Light (88.9%)

STEEPING GRAINS:
0.0625 lb - Caramel / Crystal 20L (2.8%)
0.1875 lb - Carapils (Dextrine Malt) (8.3%)

HOPS:
0.75 oz - Chinook (AA 7) for 20 min, Type: Pellet, Use: Boil
0.6 oz - Cascade (AA 7) for 5 min, Type: Pellet, Use: Boil
0.4 oz - Cascade (AA 7) for 0 min, Type: Pellet, Use: Aroma

YEAST:
Munton and Fison
Starter: No
Form: Dry
Attenuation (avg): 72%
Flocculation: High
Optimum Temperature: 64 F - 70 F

http://www.brewersfriend.com/homebre...22/eye-pee-eh-

Started with a standard 3-piece airlock, but switch to a blowoff into a jug of Star San (better safe than sticky).


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Old 10-01-2012, 01:05 AM   #2
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This looks cool.. I'm no math whiz any more..

If I have a 3.3# container of Light LME.. how would each of the ingredients pan out? I think I figured instead of 1 G it would convert to 1.65G.. but, I'm no longer even sure of that..


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Old 10-01-2012, 01:49 AM   #3
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You might try the calculators over at BrewersFriend.com. It helped me scale everything down to do this batch. Fingers crossed!
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Crazy... Moved to secondary tonight. OG 1.080, FG 1.012. 8.9% ABV? Have I created a monster?
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Nice color. When did you add your LME? I've made two extract batches (pale ale and IPA) and both have been darker than desired due to adding early in the boil. Well definitely be adding late from now on.
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All the LME was added at the beginning, but keep in mind that it was only a twenty-minute boil.
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All the LME was added at the beginning, but keep in mind that it was only a twenty-minute boil.
Oh yeah...good point.
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Bottled back on 10/21... Popped the first bottle tonight. Good stuff! Light bodied, not too excessive on the hops, very smooth, carbed perfectly. Day-yam!
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Looks great man! I brewed my first IPA on Tuesday. Looks similar color etc. OG was 1.078... at 1.030 right now.
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Hey sok454, just noticed you're from Chatham... My FIL lives in Springfield and is coming down this week. He's supposed to be picking up some Schlafly's Coffee Stout if he can find it (may not be available yet) or if not, their Oatmeal Stout and/or Porter. Ever see Founder's Breakfast Stout around there? Founder's site says there's a few places there carrying their beers. Just thought I'd ask.


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