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Nelson Pale Ale II

178 calories 17.3 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: American Pale Ale
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 6.5 gallons
Post Boil Size: 5 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.041 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.054 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 76% (brew house)
Source: Bob Crocker
Calories: 178 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 17.3 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Monday December 16th 2019
1.054
1.012
5.4%
39.0
11.1
5.5
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
6.50 lb Great Western - Domestic 2-Row6.5 lb Domestic 2-Row 43 2 75.4%
1 lb American - Caramel / Crystal 60L1 lb Caramel / Crystal 60L 34 60 11.6%
1 lb Briess - Aromatic Munich Malt 20L1 lb Aromatic Munich Malt 20L 35.4 20 11.6%
2 oz Briess - Barley, Flaked2 oz Barley, Flaked 32.2 1.4 1.4%
8.62 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
15 g Nelson Sauvin15 g Nelson Sauvin Hops Pellet 12.6 Boil 60 min 27.41 16.7%
35 g Nelson Sauvin35 g Nelson Sauvin Hops Leaf/Whole 12.6 Aroma 5 min 11.59 38.9%
40 g Cascade40 g Cascade Hops Pellet 6.7 Dry Hop 5 days 44.4%
90 g / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
9 qt Strike 168 °F 148 °F 75 min
2 qt Temperature 148 °F 152 °F 45 min
3 qt Temperature 150 °F 152 °F 15 min
12 qt Settle, drain, tilt, repeat Sparge 170 °F 155 °F --
Starting Mash Thickness: 1.2 qt/lb
Starting Grain Temp: 70 °F
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
3 g Gypsum Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
 
Yeast
Wyeast - American Ale 1056
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
75%
Flocculation:
Med-Low
Optimum Temp:
60 - 72 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
66 °F
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 88 B cells required
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Priming
Method: dextrose       Amount: 150 g       Temp: 72 °F       CO2 Level: 3 Volumes
 
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
 
Notes

Excellent Pale Ale; bordering on IPA style. Great malt balance, subtle toffee. Hops tangy to start, apricot~mango, floral notes. No pine, no grapefruit.
Primary at 64 degF, secondary 8 days at 53, 6days at 66 F. Dry hopped throughout Sec.

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