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Best Bitter (apartment brewer)

203 calories 19 g 500 ml
Beer Stats
Method: BIAB
Style: Best Bitter
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 6.5 gallons
Post Boil Size: 5.5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.037 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.044 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (brew house)
Calories: 203 calories (Per 500ml)
Carbs: 19 g (Per 500ml)
Created Saturday December 25th 2021
1.044
1.009
4.6%
37.2
12.3
n/a
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
8 lb United Kingdom - Maris Otter Pale8 lb Maris Otter Pale 38 3.75 86.5%
0.50 lb Thomas Fawcett - Amber Malt0.5 lb Amber Malt 32.2 38 5.4%
0.50 lb Briess - Caramel Malt - 120L0.5 lb Caramel Malt - 120L 34.5 120 5.4%
0.25 lb Briess - Special Roast0.25 lb Special Roast 33 40 2.7%
9.25 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1 oz Fuggles1 oz Fuggles Hops Pellet 4.5 Boil 60 min 17.44 33.3%
1 oz Fuggles1 oz Fuggles Hops Pellet 4.5 Boil 30 min 13.4 33.3%
1 oz Fuggles1 oz Fuggles Hops Pellet 4.5 Boil 10 min 6.32 33.3%
3 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
150 °F --
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
1 each Whirlfloc Water Agt Boil 30 min.
 
Yeast
Danstar - Nottingham Ale Yeast
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
77%
Flocculation:
High
Optimum Temp:
57 - 70 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
-
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 80 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
CO2 Level: 1.02 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
London (Porter, dark ales)
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
100 5 35 60 50 265
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
Quick Water Requirements
Water Gallons  Quarts
Strike water volume (equipment estimates 8.52 g | 34.1 qt) 7.91 31.6  
Grain absorption losses -1.16 -4.6  
Mash Lauter Tun losses -0.25 -1  
Pre boil volume (equipment estimates 7.11 g | 28.5 qt) 6.5 26  
Boil off losses -1.5 -6  
Hops absorption losses (first wort, boil, aroma) -0.11 -0.5  
Post boil Volume 5.5 22  
Volume into fermentor 5.5 22  
Total: 7.91 31.6
Equipment Profile Used: System Default
"Best Bitter (apartment brewer)" Best Bitter beer recipe by CastleBrooke. BIAB, ABV 4.57%, IBU 37.17, SRM 12.29, Fermentables: (Maris Otter Pale, Amber Malt, Caramel Malt - 120L, Special Roast) Hops: (Fuggles) Other: (Whirlfloc)
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  • Last Updated: 2021-12-25 07:38 UTC