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Old 10-03-2012, 06:17 PM   #1
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Default All-Grain - Mb82 Higgs Special

Recipe Type: All Grain    Yeast: S-05    Batch Size (Gallons): 1.5 gal    Original Gravity: 1.058    Final Gravity: 1.014    IBU: 35    Boiling Time (Minutes): 60    Color: 12    Primary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 14 days 68*F    Tasting Notes: Not overly hoppy but you know there is Cascade hops in there.   
Grains
3 lb 2-Row US
4 oz Crystal 60
2 oz Crystal 40

Hops
1/4 oz Cascade 60 min
1/2 oz Cascade 15 min
1/4 oz Cascade Dry hopped 7 days.

Mashed at 152*F

Bottle conditioned for 3 weeks at 72*

I have made this recipe twice both times getting rave reviews from family and friends. They keep asking for more.


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Old 10-13-2012, 11:27 PM   #2
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Sounds good. Anything commercial/craft brews you might compare it to? Curious to see the color on this too, with only 3lbs of base grain.

What yeast did you use; id assume an american ale yeast (us-05?)
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Old 11-20-2012, 05:54 PM   #3
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Sorry it took so long to reply.
The closest beer I have had to this was Deschutes Brewerys Mirror Pond. Infact the first taste of it I was brought back to that trip out there.

I used US-05 and since this is a 1.5 gal batch so think more like 12-13 lbs or grain for a "normal" size batch. It came out a beautiful pale amber color, or is it a dark pale color?
Friends keep asking when am I going to brew this one again. I have not brewed it since posting. I have been playing with other recipes but maybe in Dec I will break this recipe out and double it so I have enough to keep my friends happy for a sort period of time.
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