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Blonde Ambition

204 calories 19.3 g 12 oz
Beer Stats
Method: All Grain
Style: Blonde Ale
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 5.5 gallons (fermentor volume)
Pre Boil Size: 7.5 gallons
Post Boil Size: 6.3 gallons
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.052 (recipe based estimate)
Post Boil Gravity: 1.062 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 70% (brew house)
Source: Brew-Shido Brewing Company
Hop Utilization: 90%
Calories: 204 calories (Per 12oz)
Carbs: 19.3 g (Per 12oz)
Created: Monday April 6th 2020
1.062
1.013
6.4%
8.1
4.8
n/a
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
6 lb Rahr - Standard 2-Row6 lb Standard 2-Row 36.8 1.8 45.3%
6 lb Viking - Pale Ale Malt6 lb Pale Ale Malt 37 2.5 45.3%
1 lb Great Western - White Wheat1 lb White Wheat 37 3.5 7.5%
4 oz German - Acidulated Malt4 oz Acidulated Malt 27 3.4 1.9%
13.25 lbs / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
0.25 oz Citra0.25 oz Citra Hops Pellet 11 Boil 15 min 4.17 2.7%
1 oz multihead1 oz multihead Hops Pellet 5.8 Whirlpool 0 min 3.95 10.8%
1 oz hultihead1 oz hultihead Hops Pellet 5.8 Dry Hop 6 days 10.8%
4 oz multihead4 oz multihead Hops Pellet 5.8 Dry Hop 3 days 43.2%
2 oz Yakima Valley Hops - Idaho Gem2 oz Idaho Gem Hops Pellet 12.1 Dry Hop 3 days 21.6%
1 oz Yakima Valley Hops - Cashmere1 oz Cashmere Hops Pellet 5.6 Dry Hop 3 days 10.8%
9.25 oz / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
6.6 gal Strike 157 °F 149 °F 60 min
1 gal Sparge 170 °F 170 °F 15 min
Starting Mash Thickness: 2 qt/lb
Starting Grain Temp: 70 °F
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
0.50 g/gal Gypsum Water Agt Mash 9 hr.
0.50 g/gal Calcium Chloride (dihydrate) Water Agt Mash 9 hr.
0.50 g/gal Baking Soda Water Agt Mash --
 
Yeast
White Labs - California Ale Yeast WLP001
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
76.5%
Flocculation:
Medium
Optimum Temp:
68 - 73 °F
Starter:
Yes
Fermentation Temp:
68 °F
Pitch Rate:
0.35 (M cells / ml / ° P) 111 B cells required
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Priming
Method: co2       Amount: 10.72 psi       Temp: 38 °F       CO2 Level: 2.45 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Light colored and hoppy
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
75 5 10 50 150 0
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
 
Notes

1 oz Multihead add at end of boil whirlpool
1 oz Multihead dry hops add to fermenter before transferring wort from kettle.
4 oz multihead added post fermentation 3 days before packaging.
2 oz idaho gem added post fermentation 3 days before packaging.
1 oz cashmere added post fermentation 3 days before packaging

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  • Last Updated: 2020-04-06 18:53 UTC
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