American IPA – All Grain

Statistics

General Info

All-grain version of the 60-Minute IPA recipe in the book Extreme Brewing.

** The target IBU level is ~60 and this recipe will achieve that. However, to achieve truly authenitc results, a blend of the first 3 hops listed should be added continuously over the course of the 60 minute boil. Hence the name. **

Sub White Labs British Ale (WLP005) if you can’t find the Wyeast Ringwood Ale.

Comments

Cost is so low due to the purchase of bulk base grain and harvesting of yeast from a previous batch.The brew store was out of Simcoe. Substituted with Centennial in this batch. Again, another variation to this brew. Took OG and pitched yeast (May 18, 2008).

Malts and Grains

Amount Malt/Grain %
11.25 pounds American Pale Malt (2-Row) 96.8%
0.25 pounds Belgian Biscuit Malt 2.2%
0.13 pounds Crystal Malt 120L 1.1%
11.63 pounds Total Grain Weight 100%

Hops

Amount Hop Time AA
0.70 ounces Nugget 60 min 12.8%
0.75 ounces Centennial 45 min 10.0%
0.50 ounces Amarillo 30 min 8.4%
0.50 ounces Amarillo 0 min 8.4%
1.00 ounces Amarillo 0 min 8.4%
1.25 ounces Centennial 0 min 10.0%
4.70 ounces Total Hop Weight

Yeasts

Name Lab/Manufacturer Form Amount
Ringwood Ale (1187) Wyeast Liquid Slurry

Mash Infusion

Step Description Temp. Time
Infusion Single infusion saccrification rest. 154° F 60 min.
Sparge Batch sparge. 170° F 20 min.

Procedure

  • Single infusion mash at 154° for 60 minutes with 3.75 gallons.
  • Sparge with 4.0 gallons 170° water.
  • 75 minute boil.
  • At 60 minutes left, begin adding the first three hops (blended together), a little at a time, "so it takes 60 minutes to add all of the hops to the kettle."

Fermentation and Aging

Primary:
7 days @ 68° F
Secondary:
14 days @ 55° F
Age:
21 days @ 55° F

60-Minute Ticker

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Brew Day Data

  Target Actual Notes
Str Water Amt: 3.9                                                                                                                 
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Sp Water Amt: 6.3    
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Pre-Boil Grav:      
Pre-Boil Amt: 6.7    
Post-Boil Amt: 5    
Boil Time: 60    
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