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Proper Bitter

125 calories 13.3 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: BIAB
Style: Ordinary 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: 1.032 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.038 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 75% (brew house)
Hop Utilization: 97%
Calories: 125 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 13.3 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Sunday February 21st 2021
1.038
1.010
3.7%
15.0
4.8
5.3
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
6.50 lb Simpsons - Finest Pale Ale Golden Promise6.5 lb Finest Pale Ale Golden Promise 37 2.4 83.9%
0.70 lb Munich - Light 10L0.7 lb Munich - Light 10L 33 10 9%
0.30 lb Dingemans - Biscuit0.3 lb Biscuit 34.5 22 3.9%
0.25 lb German - Acidulated Malt0.25 lb Acidulated Malt 27 3.4 3.2%
7.75 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
0.50 oz East Kent Goldings0.5 oz East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 First Wort 60 min 3.44 25%
0.50 oz East Kent Goldings0.5 oz East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 30 min 7.54 25%
0.50 oz East Kent Goldings0.5 oz East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 10 min 3.56 25%
0.50 oz East Kent Goldings0.5 oz East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 1 min 0.42 25%
2 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
6 gal Strike 152 °F 152 °F 60 min
1 gal untreated Batch Sparge 150 °F 150 °F 10 min
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
0.60 g Brewtan B Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
3.60 g Gypsum Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
3.60 g Calcium Chloride (anhydrous) Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
1 g Baking Soda Water Agt Mash 0 min.
 
Yeast
Omega Yeast Labs - British Ale V OYL-011
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
73%
Flocculation:
High
Optimum Temp:
64 - 74 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
68 °F
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 69 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Priming
CO2 Level: 1.02 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Light colored and malty
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
80.7 0 17.3 87.8 76.8 0.2
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
"Proper Bitter" Ordinary Bitter beer recipe by Brewer #239844. BIAB, ABV 3.73%, IBU 14.96, SRM 4.78, Fermentables: (Finest Pale Ale Golden Promise, Munich - Light 10L, Biscuit, Acidulated Malt) Hops: (East Kent Goldings) Other: (Brewtan B, Gypsum, Calcium Chloride (anhydrous), Baking Soda)
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  • Last Updated: 2021-02-21 14:20 UTC
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