English Bitter Beer Recipe | BIAB Strong Bitter by Brewer #324535 | Brewer's Friend
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English Bitter

253 calories 28.7 g 500 ml
Beer Stats
Method: BIAB
Style: Strong Bitter
Boil Time: 60 min
Batch Size: 13 liters (ending kettle volume)
Pre Boil Size: 14.9 liters
Pre Boil Gravity: 1.047 (recipe based estimate)
Efficiency: 72% (ending kettle)
Calories: 253 calories (Per 500ml)
Carbs: 28.7 g (Per 500ml)
Created: Saturday May 23rd 2020
1.054
1.016
5.0%
35.0
10.1
5.5
n/a
 
Fermentables
Amount Fermentable Cost PPG °L Bill %
2,800 g Bairds - Maris Otter Pale Ale2800 g Maris Otter Pale Ale 37.5 2.5 88.9%
175 g American - Caramel / Crystal 30L175 g Caramel / Crystal 30L 34 30 5.6%
175 g American - Caramel / Crystal 75L175 g Caramel / Crystal 75L 33 75 5.6%
3,150 g / 0.00
 
Hops
Amount Variety Cost Type AA Use Time IBU Bill %
28 g East Kent Goldings28 g East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 60 min 28.06 50%
14 g East Kent Goldings14 g East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 15 min 6.96 25%
14 g East Kent Goldings14 g East Kent Goldings Hops Pellet 5 Boil 0 min 25%
56 g / 0.00
 
Mash Guidelines
Amount Description Type Start Temp Target Temp Time
17.3 L 152F Infusion -- 67 °C 60 min
170F Temperature -- 77 °C 10 min
 
Other Ingredients
Amount Name Cost Type Use Time
2 g Calcium Chloride (dihydrate) Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
3.50 g Gypsum Water Agt Mash 1 hr.
1 g Whirlfloc Fining Boil 10 min.
 
Yeast
Lallemand - LALBREW® WINDSOR BRITISH-STYLE BEER YEAST
Amount:
1 Each
Cost:
Attenuation (avg):
70%
Flocculation:
Low
Optimum Temp:
15 - 22 °C
Starter:
No
Fermentation Temp:
20 °C
Pitch Rate:
0.75 (M cells / ml / ° P) 130 B cells required
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Priming
CO2 Level: 2.0 Volumes
 
Target Water Profile
Balanced Profile
Ca+2 Mg+2 Na+ Cl- SO4-2 HCO3-
80 5 15 60 120 0
Mash Chemistry and Brewing Water Calculator
"English Bitter" Strong Bitter beer recipe by Brewer #324535. BIAB, ABV 5.03%, IBU 35.02, SRM 10.12, Fermentables: (Maris Otter Pale Ale, Caramel / Crystal 30L, Caramel / Crystal 75L) Hops: (East Kent Goldings) Other: (Calcium Chloride (dihydrate), Gypsum, Whirlfloc)
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  • Last Updated: 2022-07-13 01:02 UTC
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