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Old 11-04-2013, 04:54 PM   #1
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Default Terrapin Recreation Ale Clone

Recipe Type: All Grain
Yeast: Wyeast American Ale II (1272)
Yeast Starter: No
Additional Yeast or Yeast Starter: No
Batch Size (Gallons): 6
Original Gravity: 1.050
Final Gravity: 1.012
IBU: 32.53
Boiling Time (Minutes): 60
Color: 7.6
Primary Fermentation (# of Days & Temp): 21
Tasting Notes: Very close to the original I believe

Style: American Pale Ale
OG: 1.057
Type: All Grain
FG: 1.014
Rating: 0.0
ABV: 5.63 %
Calories: 186
IBU's: 34.18
Efficiency: 70 %
Boil Size: 7.33 Gal
Color: 8.3 SRM
Batch Size: 5.50 Gal
Preboil OG: 1.043
Boil Time: 60 minutes

Fermentation Steps
Primary 21 days @ 65.0F
No Secondary

Grains & Adjuncts
Amount Percentage Name [INDENT]Gravity
10.00 lbs 80.00 % British Pale Ale Malt 1.037
1.50 lbs 12.00 % 2-Row Caramel 20L 1.034
1.00 lbs 8.00 % Carafoam 1.033

Hops
Amount IBU's Name Time AA %
1.00 ozs 18.35 Cascade 60 mins 5.50
0.25 ozs 5.45 Amarillo Gold 30 mins 8.50
0.25 ozs 4.29 Amarillo Gold 20 mins 8.50
0.25 ozs 3.52 Amarillo Gold 15 mins 8.50
0.25 ozs 2.57 Amarillo Gold 10 mins 8.50

1.00 ozs dry hop for one week before kegging. (could suspend in keg indefinitely if you have capability)

Yeasts
Amount Name Laboratory / ID
1.00 pkg American Ale II Wyeast Labs 1272


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BIAB full volume, no sparge 60 min @ 153.0F


Notes: Love it. Made it again exactly the same way because my keg emptied very very quickly.
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Default Conversion for DME


I want to try to brew this beer this weekend, what do you think the conversion for using DME would be and how/which malt would be best for steeping?
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Basically steep the crystal grains for 30 minutes at 150 degrees, and just convert the base malt to DME (0.6x) or LME (0.75x) at the respective ratio.

Base malt:
6lb light DME (Or 7.5lb LME) (add half at start of boil and rest at 5 minutes remaining)

Crystal grains for steeping:
1.5lb Caramel 20L
1lb Carafoam

As for the hop schedule, that would depend on how big of a boil you do. If you do a full boil, throw in the same as above. If you don't, we can dial up the hops to match the IBU's calculated for the all grain recipe. So, how big of a batch and how big of a boil are you planning on doing?
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The can states it is brewed with c24 and victory. Much different hops too fwiw
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So I ended up brewing this 9 days ago. I ended up going with 5lbs of DME all at 60minutes. Crystal grains for steeping, 1lb Caramel and 1lb 2 row.

Hop schedule:
1oz 60min Cascade
.5oz 30min Cascade
.5oz 20min Cascade
.5oz 15min Cascade
.5oz 5min Cascade
.5oz 5min Citra

Will dry hop with .75oz Cascade & Citra with 1 week to go. Will let ya know how it comes out.

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Basically steep the crystal grains for 30 minutes at 150 degrees, and just convert the base malt to DME (0.6x) or LME (0.75x) at the respective ratio.

Base malt:
6lb light DME (Or 7.5lb LME) (add half at start of boil and rest at 5 minutes remaining)

Crystal grains for steeping:
1.5lb Caramel 20L
1lb Carafoam

As for the hop schedule, that would depend on how big of a boil you do. If you do a full boil, throw in the same as above. If you don't, we can dial up the hops to match the IBU's calculated for the all grain recipe. So, how big of a batch and how big of a boil are you planning on doing?
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and Galaxy dry-hopped. Hard to get hands on Galaxy though
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The can states it is brewed with c24 and victory. Much different hops too fwiw

So sue me.


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and Galaxy dry-hopped. Hard to get hands on Galaxy though

Afraid the galaxy is pretty important, I got lucky and found some here in Athens. It's absolutely the backbone of the beer.

Sounds like yours will be nice though, hope it's delicious!


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If your going to "clone" something, you should at least attempt to put the same ingredients in your beer. It will be nothing like Recreation Ale.
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Why are there so many dicks on this forum?

I've had people taste this, it tastes right on the money. Don't believe me? Don't respond! It's that easy.


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