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I Got Nothing (WC C5 IPA)

244 calories 22.6 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Double IPA
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 7 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.053 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 73% (brew house)
Source: custom
Calories: 244 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 22.6 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Tuesday February 12th 2019
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
12 lb American - Pale 2-Row12 lb Pale 2-Row 37 1.8 92.3%
1 lb Corn Sugar - Dextrose1 lb Corn Sugar - Dextrose 46 0.5 7.7%
13 lbs / 0.00
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
1.30 oz Cascade1.3 oz Cascade Hops Pellet 6.3 First Wort 0 min 33.37 14%
1 oz C41 oz C4 Hops Pellet 13.4 Boil 15 min 24.63 10.8%
1 oz C41 oz C4 Hops Pellet 13.4 Boil 5 min 9.89 10.8%
1 oz C41 oz C4 Hops Pellet 13.4 Boil 1 min 2.14 10.8%
1 oz C41 oz C4 Hops Pellet 13.4 Boil 1 min 2.14 10.8%
4 oz C44 oz C4 Hops Pellet 13.4 Dry Hop 5 days 43%
9.30 oz / 0.00
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
Infusion -- 150 °F 60 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 1.5 qt/lb
Wyeast - American Ale II 1272
1 Each
Attenuation (avg):
Optimum Temp:
60 - 72 °F
Fermentation Temp:
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 119 B cells required
0.00 Yeast Pitch Rate and Starter Calculator
Target Water Profile
Balanced Profile
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
0 0 0 0 0 0
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator

Update 5/16/19
I accidentally added the wheat to another beer. Thewheat planned for this didnt make it in. Boosting up the corn sugar to 1lb to make up some abv.

update 2/12/19:
changing this for sort of a west coast double ipa spin off. the first beer was pretty good, good hop flavor and bitterness, good everyday beer. this one would be more of a west coast style hop bomb. also going for clear beer (both in appearance and body) this time so axed the oats and london yeast in leui of corn sugar and american ale yeast (may use american ale ii since i have some). will need to cold crash properly as well. also thinking of a different spin off of this in NEIPA style, should be elsewhere in the archives....
kinda made up on brew night.
C5 hop is a combo of cascade centennial citra columbus and chinook. i had more on hand of cascade and centennial so i did 1.2 centennial and 1.3 cascade , 1oz everything else for a total of 6 oz used. calculated the weighted average of the AA, hopefully that checks out.

using reused london ale yeast from a previous batch amber lamps. the yeast was never taken out of the fermentor. (taking half of the yeast to use on a barleywine im also brewing tonight)

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  • Last Updated: 2019-06-10 17:11 UTC
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