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Kevin's Canadian Best Bitter

154 calories 19.1 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Best Bitter
Boil Time: 90 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 7.83 gallons
Post Boil Size: 5.5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.033 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.046 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (brew house)
Source: Kevin
Calories: 154 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 19.1 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Friday October 16th 2020
1.046
1.016
4.0%
56.9
12.3
5.5
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
5.20 lb Canada Malting - CMC 2-ROW MALT5.2 lb CMC 2-ROW MALT 36 1.75 52%
1 lb Maker's Malt - Caramel 601 lb Caramel 60 37.3 60 10%
1 lb American - Caramel / Crystal 40L1 lb Caramel / Crystal 40L 34 40 10%
2.80 lb United Kingdom - Maris Otter Pale2.8 lb Maris Otter Pale 38 3.75 28%
10 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1 oz Yakima Valley Hops - Citra1 oz Citra Hops Pellet 13.1 Boil 60 min 52.92 50%
1 oz East Kent Goldings1 oz East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 5 min 4.03 50%
2 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
4 gal Strike 153 °F 153 °F 60 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 0.72 qt/lb
Starting Grain Temp: 150.8 °F
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
1 oz Whirlfloc Water Agt Mash 15 min.
 
Yeast
Lallemand - LALBREW® LONDON ENGLISH-STYLE ALE YEAST
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
65%
Flocculation:
Low
Optimum Temp:
65 - 72 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
68 °F
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 83 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
Method: sucrose       Amount: 1.9 oz       Temp: 68 °F       CO2 Level: 1.5 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
City of Toronto
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
34 8 15 25 27 90
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
"Kevin's Canadian Best Bitter" Best Bitter beer recipe by Kevin. All Grain, ABV 4.01%, IBU 56.94, SRM 12.33, Fermentables: (CMC 2-ROW MALT, Caramel 60, Caramel / Crystal 40L, Maris Otter Pale) Hops: (Citra, East Kent Goldings) Other: (Whirlfloc)
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