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Kona Big Wave Clone

147 calories 13.7 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: BIAB
Style: Blonde Ale
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 7.5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.033 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 75% (brew house)
Calories: 147 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 13.7 g (Per 12oz)
Created Wednesday June 8th 2016
1.045
1.009
4.8%
29.7
6.2
n/a
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
7.50 lb American - Pale 2-Row7.5 lb Pale 2-Row 37 1.8 83.3%
1.50 lb American - Caramel / Crystal 20L1.5 lb Caramel / Crystal 20L 35 20 16.7%
9 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
0.25 oz Galaxy0.25 oz Galaxy Hops Pellet 14.25 Boil 60 min 14.34 9.1%
0.50 oz Citra0.5 oz Citra Hops Pellet 11 Boil 15 min 10.99 18.2%
0.50 oz Citra0.5 oz Citra Hops Pellet 11 Boil 5 min 4.41 18.2%
1.50 oz Citra1.5 oz Citra Hops Pellet 11 Dry Hop 5 days 54.5%
2.75 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Temp Time
7.5 gal Infusion 154 °F 70 min
 
Yeast
Fermentis - Safale - American Ale Yeast US-05
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
81%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
54 - 77 °F
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
68 °F
Pitch Rate:
-
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
"Kona Big Wave Clone" Blonde Ale beer recipe. BIAB, ABV 4.76%, IBU 29.74, SRM 6.16, Fermentables: (Pale 2-Row, Caramel / Crystal 20L) Hops: (Galaxy, Citra)
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  • Last Updated: 2016-06-08 01:37 UTC
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west1m 11/07/2019 at 03:00pm
I made this recipe, the only change was to increase the grain bill to 10 pounds at the same ratio.
Yesterday I tapped it for the first time. I went down to the liquor store and bought a sixer of Kona Big Wave to see how it compared. The color was dead on, the clone seemed thicker or more viscous (is this mouth feel?), and the clone has quite a bit more more hop taste. overall , Very tasty.



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