Gritty's Red Ale

185 calories
Method: All Grain
Style: Irish Red Ale
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Boil Size: 7.5 gallons
Boil Gravity: 1.036 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 75% (brew house)
Source: Mysticmead
URL: http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f65/raging-red-irish-red-ale-239188/
Share:
1.057
1.009
6.35%
37.81
15.23
5.47
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable PPG °L Bill %
7.5 lb German - Pale Ale7.5 lb Pale Ale 39 2.3 71.4%
1 lb German - CaraAroma1 lb CaraAroma 34 130 9.5%
0.5 lb German - CaraFoam0.5 lb CaraFoam 37 1.8 4.8%
0.5 lb German - Melanoidin0.5 lb Melanoidin 37 25 4.8%
1 lb Honey1 lb Honey - (late addition) 42 2 9.5%
10.5 lb Total      
 
Hops
Amount Variety Type AA Use Time IBU
1 oz Crystal1 oz Crystal HopsPellet4.3Boil60 min16.8
1 oz Cascade1 oz Cascade HopsPellet7Boil30 min21.01
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
3 galWater to 166Infusion152 F60 min
6 galSparge170 F10 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 1.25 qt/lb
 
Yeast
Amount:
1
Attenuation (avg):
81%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
54 - 77 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
62 °F
Pitch Rate:
1.0 (M cells / ml / ° P) 292 B cells required
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Target Water Profile:
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
71 7 12 50 66 0
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Notes
Slightly modified version of recipe by Mysticmead. Changed mash thickness from 1.75 to 1.25 and adjusted to my equipment.
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Last Updated: 2018-10-01 13:54 UTC

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