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Sierra NV Pale Ale

180 calories
Method: All Grain
Style: American Pale Ale
Boil Time: 70 min
Batch Size: 5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 6.25 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.044 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (brew house)
Source: Thomas Johnson
Calories: 180 calories (Per 12oz)
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1.055
1.010
5.89%
52.96
8.2
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable PPG °L Bill %
9.99 lb American - Pale 2-Row9.99 lb Pale 2-Row 37 1.8 93.5%
11.18 oz American - Caramel / Crystal 60L11.18 oz Caramel / Crystal 60L 34 60 6.5%
10.69 lb Total      
 
Hops
Amount Variety Type AA Use Time IBU
0.5 oz Magnum0.5 oz Magnum Hops Pellet 15 Boil 60 min 30.07
0.5 oz Perle0.5 oz Perle Hops Pellet 8.2 Boil 30 min 12.63
0.75 oz Cascade0.75 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 7 Boil 10 min 7.63
1.5 oz Cascade1.5 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 7 Boil 0 min
2.5 oz Cascade2.5 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 7 Hopback at 165 °F 4 min 2.62
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
3.8 galRestTemperature153 °F60 min
0 qtMash-out RestTemperature168 °F10 min
3.8 galSpargeSparge170 °F10 min
 
Yeast
Amount:
1
Attenuation (avg):
81%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
54 - 77 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
-
Pitch Rate:
1.0 (M cells / ml / ° P) 257 B cells required
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Target Water Profile: Light colored and hoppy
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
75 5 10 50 150 0
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Quick Water Requirements
Water Gallons  Quarts
Total mash water needed 8.55 34.2  
Strike water volume at mash thickness of 1.5 qt/lb 4.01 16  
Remaining sparge water volume 4.54 18.2  
Grain absorption losses -1.34 -5.3  
Mash Lauter Tun dead space -0.25 -1  
Amount going into kettle 6.97 27.9  
Boil off losses -1.75 -7  
Hops absorption losses -0.22 -0.9  
Amount going into fermentor 5 20  
Total: 8.55 34.2
 
Notes
if your like me and love hops just add an ounce of Cascade to your keg, let it slow carbonate for a 3 or 4 days then take it out and enjoy a great beer!

Adjust your caramel 60L and shoot for an SRM of 8.
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Last Updated: 2018-07-21 20:05 UTC